Introduction to Songwriting

Have you ever wanted to write a song? Have you ever considered the process of writing a song? Songwriting is an amazing and very rewarding craft. It allows you to let your imagination run wild.

The feeling you get when you perform or hear a song you’ve written yourself, to an audience, is truly exhilarating and inspiring. However, to write a song, you need to learn about the songwriting process.

During this introduction course you’ll learn about:
– Song structure
– Writing lyrics
– Stages of writing
– Emotions in music
– Metaphors, similes, and statements
– Music Theory – a look into the Circle of fifth

By the end of this introduction to songwriting course, you will have composed at least one song. Learn the skills of lyric writing, music creation, basic music theory in a supportive environment. Come learn with us – song writing is a learnable skill.

Key details

Level Beginner
Length 8 weeks/16 hours
Fees $152


Course availability

Term Date Location Time Tutor Availability Price
Term 2 Wednesday 08 May 2024 Riccarton High School 6.30 - 8.30 pm Bella Hill 6 spaces left $152.00 Enrol in course
Term 4 Wednesday 16 October 2024 Riccarton High School 6.30 - 8.30 pm Bella Hill 8 spaces left $152.00 Enrol in course

Enrolment into a course is based on first come, first served. Please ensure you are familiar with our terms and conditions including our refund policy. Our courses page contains a summary of all courses we are currently offering. No classes on public holidays.

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