Do you want to learn how to maximise the impact of your melodies?
Our presentation series with practical exercises covers the essentials of Melody, Harmony & Hook Writing – you’ll learn the elements of what makes a great melody & invaluable advice on each of those elements that contribute to a balanced whole.
In Week 3 we will cover effective Harmony Theory & Chord Progressions for Songwriters & how they relate to Melody writing.
There is more than enough information each week to be taken as a standalone session and the price is discounted by 15% to £17 each. Sign up for all three sessions here & the total is discounted by 22% to only £47: http://bit.ly/LSMelody3Part
The series will include the following comprehensive Melody Writing classes on Wednesday 15th, 22nd, 29th January 2020 from 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm.
15/01/20 – Melody & Hook Writing: Melody Note Choices & Music Theory 101 for Songwriters
22/01/20 – Melody & Hook Writing: Effective Chord Progressions & Riffs
29/01/20 – Melody & Hook Writing: Enhancing your Melodies with Pitch and Prosody
We will extensively analyse both contemporary and classic melodies, looking at what they have in common & crucially what makes them different.
These sessions are suitable for songwriters of all experience levels.
There are limited places available for each session so please book in advance.
Testimonials from previous attendees:
“A really helpful, eye-opening course, full of great ideas, tips & tricks”
“Opened up music theory, ear-training & encouraged me to learn an instrument”
“Great to visualise the melodies as well as hear them”
Tea, coffee, water and other beverages will be provided free of charge. The nearest tubes are Moorgate & Liverpool Street.
Also, don’t forget to register your interest for our 15% discounted all-inclusive April 2020 Spring Peak District Retreat:
DATE AND TIME
Wed 22nd January 2020
18:15 – 20:00
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.