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Richard Brown - How to Turn Your Words Into Song

Richard Brown - How to Turn Your Words Into Song

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How to
Turn
your WORDS
into a
SONG
The Lyricist's Assistant
By
 Award Winning Songwriter 
and
 Music Educator 
 
 _________________________________________________________________________ Chapters
One, Two, Three and Four 
of this book deal with writing lyrics that are MUSICFriendly. Even though your lyrics may look and read absolutely wonderful on paper, does notmean they will necessarily sound good when interpreted by a vocalist as a song composition inmelody form.
 Find out what you can do to make them
 
Music Friendly
.Chapters
 Five and Six
deal with composing an appropriate and
ear pleasing 
melody and chordstructure to your lyrics,
quickly and easily
, without having had years of formal training in MusicTheory
and/or 
Composition.The remaining Chapters, Appendixes and Excerpts deal with
General Songwriting Information
,and
Useful Facts
pertaining to the Business of Music and Songwriting. __________________________________________________________________________ 
Contents Include:OVERTURE_ 
 An Introduction to Marketable Songwritin
LET'S START WITH THE SONG'S STRUCTURE
You have to start somewhere, and this is a great place to begin.It's kind of like laying the foundation of a house, but much easier to build, and a whole lot more fun. ___________________________________ 
HOOKLINE AND SINKER 
"The Hook, The Hook"Yes, the hook is everything, well almost everything.It's totally meant to bend the ear, buta hook is something that should not be feared. ______________________________________________ 
 
FINDING YOUR HOOK 
It's easier than you think Life is full of hooks, Just look around, Listen, andrelease your creative juices. ____________________________ 
FINDING YOUR SINKER 
The rest of the lyricsCreativity, Play on Words, Tricks of the TradeTo rhyme or not to rhyme, Should you or Shouldn't you,Depends on the flow from deep inside your pen. _____________________________________________________ 
 Songsculptor 
 
If you're a lyricist
>
 
Click Here
 _____________________________________________________ 
MUSIC
Cheerful earful, catchy tune, agreeable sound, pleasing melody, cordial composition, delightfulditty, raunchy number, cool tones.Chord Progressions, the meat and potatoesThe Nashville Number System > Wow, is this ever easy.Music is just a bundle of numbers which translate into a cluster of sound.Variations on a Theme, and more easy ways to compose. _____________________________________________________ 
AREN'T COMPUTERS WONDERFUL
Playing, Composing and Recording Your OWN Music, With Your Personal Computer.It's Easy and Fun with today's incredible music/software programs that even the mostinexperienced can soon comprehend.
 
 _______________________________________ 
COPYRIGHT PROTECTION
(Safe Songwriting)Copyrighting your material is much easier than most people tend to think.All you ever need to know about protecting your invaluable creative works.
MORE IMPORTANT THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
IN SUMMARYDon't make the mistakes of the Un-informed. ___________________________________________ 
THE TOP TEN
(Final Words Of Wisdom)The 10 MOST Important things you need to know.Happy Songwriting _________________ 
A WORD ABOUT COLLABORATION
Translation > working together in HarmonySometimes two heads ARE better than one _______________________________________ 
 _____________________________ 
Over 75 SONGWRITING ORGANIZATIONS
Most of them are FREE to join, and packed full of useful information and invaluable contacts.We've got the big national ones and scores of local organizations listed. If there's a Songwritingorganization in your neighborhood you can find it here. __________________________________________________ 

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