Tournament of Books 2015
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | January 12, 2015

    Christopher Scotton: IMG Five Hundred Mountains Destroyed for a @*&%$! Allegory!



    I found a hole in the perimeter fence on a Sunday when the haul trucks were idle and I could work my way up the shoulder of mountain undetected.... Continue »

    spacer

This item may be
out of stock.

Click on the button below to search for this title in other formats.


Check for Availability
Add to Wishlist

The Everything Songwriting Book: All You Need to Create and Market Hit Songs (Everything)

The Everything Songwriting Book: All You Need to Create and Market Hit Songs (Everything) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Ever heard a song on the radio and thought you could write a better one? Now's your chance! The Everything Songwriting Book provides you with all the tools you need to create, perform and sell hit songs. In easy-to-follow language, pro songwriter and consultant C.J. Watson gives you tried and tested instruction on choosing a song style, getting your story across, and finding the right music to match the words. From developing an idea and creating a hook to recording your songs and getting heard, here's all you need to bring your talent to the next level!

Synopsis:

Teach yourself songwriting. All you need to create, market, and sell hit songs!

Table of Contents

History of songwriting — Getting started — Thinking like a songwriter — Elements of a lyric — Elements of a melody — Parts of a song — Song structure — Troubleshooting solutions — Playing an instrument — A crash course in music theory — Entering the big leagues — Writing for the commercial market — Recording your songs — Arranging/producing — Writing as a team — Getting heard — Legal basics — Getting paid — Moving to a music hub — Careers in songwriting.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580629560
Publisher:
Adams Media Corporation
Location:
Avon, MA
Author:
Watson, C. J.
Subject:
Popular music
Subject:
Songwriting
Subject:
Writing and publishing
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Songwriting
Subject:
Popular music -- Writing and publishing.
Subject:
Music-Music Business and Songwriting
Edition Description:
Music
Series:
Everything
Series Volume:
vol. 4, no. 3.
Publication Date:
20030931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9.26x7.96x.88 in. 1.25 lbs.

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Music » Instruction and Study » Composition
Arts and Entertainment » Music » Instruction and Study » Theory and Composition
Arts and Entertainment » Music » Music Business and Songwriting
Arts and Entertainment » Music » Sheet Music

The Everything Songwriting Book: All You Need to Create and Market Hit Songs (Everything)
0 stars - 0 reviews
$ In Stock
Product details 304 pages Adams Media Corporation - English 9781580629560 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Teach yourself songwriting. All you need to create, market, and sell hit songs!
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.