The second in this series of three, weekly, standalone, interactive presentations will cover how to use imagery, storytelling and rhyme to develop your songs.
By analysing classic & contemporary songs from The Beatles to Billie Eilish, Dylan to Stormzy, you will learn the elements of what makes a great lyric and how to include them in your own writing.
The session is suitable for all songwriters, whether pure lyricists or composers.
Each week in the series is designed to be standalone. Two subsequent weeks will cover comprehensive techniques available to develop and polish those ideas into finished lyrics:
There is more than enough information each week to be taken as a standalone session and the price is discounted by 15% to £17. However, sign up for all three sessions and the total is just £47:
Tea, coffee, water and other beverages will be provided free of charge. There are limited places available so please book in advance.
The nearest tubes are Moorgate and Liverpool Street.
Also don’t forget to register your interest for a discount on our fabulous Spring Peak District Songwriting Retreat:
DATE AND TIME
Wed 11th December 2019
18:15 – 20:00 BST
WeWork Finsbury Pavement
131 Finsbury Pavement
London EC2A 1NT
Murray Webster has over 40 years experience as a multi-genre songwriter, having performed at some of the most prestigious music venues including The Astoria, The Hammersmith Palais, The Forum, The WAG Club, The Mint (LA) and Douglas Corner Cafe (Nashville). Plus Radio and TV appearances on the Gilles Peterson and Gary Crowley shows and Channel 4 documentaries on The Soho Jazz Festival supporting Courtney Pine. He has recorded and filmed with producer Marius de Vries (Madonna, Bjork, John Legend, David Bowie etc.).
He has taught monthly London Songwriters workshops for the last nine years, including twelve highly successful week-long Countryside Songwriting Retreats. He has a Masters Degree in Songwriting, a PTLLS qualification as a Community Music Leader and has mentored young people in music skills for NCS – The Challenge.
His self-produced tracks feature on CD-released albums commemorating the Shakespeare 400 centenary as well as World Cup and Christmas compilations, being part of a project series featured in The Guinness Book Of Records, as well as single and album releases on CBS Records. He also has self-released tracks on all digital platforms.