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The Craft and Business of Songwriting: A Practical Guide to Creating and Marketing Artistically and Commercially Successful Songs (Craft & Business of Songwriting)

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Publisher Comments:

The essential guide for success in songwriting

In this comprehensively updated 3rd Edition, John Braheny teaches you the craft of songwriting and then goes behind the scenes of the music business to unearth insider secrets that will make your songs stand out. You'll find exercises and anecdotes to help you:

Develop a songwriter's consciousness for picking out original ideas

Collaborate effectively with co-writers

Break into songwriting for film & TV, children's music, and commercials

Use the internet to best advantage for pitching songs, networking, and publicity

Understand the business of demos and song contracts

Braheny also brings you up to date with ongoing changes in online digital song distribution, podcasting, song-pitching services, home recording technology, production music libraries, and web hosting services. It's everything you need to know to make your mark on the world of music

Book News Annotation:

This accessible guide is aimed at songwriters interested in building a successful (and lucrative) professional career. The first half of the volume deals with the craft of songwriting, covering such areas as subject matter, song construction, and collaboration. The remaining chapters deal with business aspects like copyright, publishing, and marketing. The third edition features new information on digital royalties, podcasting, and cellphone ringtones. Braheny is a music industry consultant and coach for songwriters and performers. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Combines inspirational craft tips with practical business lessons

Product Details

ISBN:
9781582974668
Author:
Braheny, John
Publisher:
Writer's Digest Books
Subject:
Popular music
Subject:
Writing and publishing
Subject:
Instruction & Study - Songwriting
Subject:
Popular music -- Writing and publishing.
Subject:
Music-Music Business and Songwriting
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Series:
Craft & Business of Songwriting
Publication Date:
20061031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
11.02x8.40x1.15 in. 2.25 lbs.

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