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Songwriting: Write Pro Standard Lyrics

Eve Williams, Music: Information and Inspiration

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18 Lessons (1h 24m)
    • 1. Introduction

      2:32
    • 2. Wireframing: Avoid Rookie Mistakes and Create Story Progression

      4:59
    • 3. Story Progression Example: Folsom Prison Blues

      4:37
    • 4. Lyrical Economy: Big Yellow Taxi

      4:23
    • 5. Show, Don't Tell: She's Leaving Home

      3:57
    • 6. Metaphor: Hotel California

      5:46
    • 7. Intertextual Writing: Oblivion

      3:27
    • 8. The Right Language

      4:25
    • 9. Lyrical Hooks

      8:19
    • 10. Songforms and Lyric Writing

      8:31
    • 11. Over to You: Rewrite One of Your Lyrics

      4:52
    • 12. Two Songs on the Same Theme

      3:49
    • 13. Write Lyrics to This Tune

      4:34
    • 14. Cut Down a Cluttered Lyric

      1:32
    • 15. Using Google to Write a Lyric

      3:12
    • 16. Find the Pay Off Line (and possibly the title...)

      1:21
    • 17. Getting Feedback

      2:03
    • 18. Bonus: How to Become a Pro Songwriter by People Who've Done It

      11:26
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