How does one explain a creative process that is unexplainable, and largely intuitive? How does one create original work which is both 'art' and product in a multi-billion dollar industry where among its most successful members were a British slave trader who during a violent storm in had a spiritual epiphany and later on wrote the words, "Amazing grace, how sweet the sound After thousands of students have asked me to write a course textbook about my insights into both the art and science of song creation, I have finally released my first book, Do What You Love: Songwriting. More than a learn-how-to textbook, it's an inspirational memoir of 7 key life lessons woven like colored threads from the tapestry of a life being happy doing what I love. Some people commit murder and go to prison for life, I committed 'music' back in seventh grade and have been sentenced to a life in music, with no parole.
How To Write a Song on the Piano
How To Write A Song
Last Updated: December 18, References. This article was co-authored by Michael Noble, PhD. He is a previous contemporary music fellow of the Belgian American Educational Foundation and has performed at Carnegie Hall and at other venues across the United States, Europe, and Asia. There are 9 references cited in this article, which can be found at the bottom of the page.
5 Piano Experts Share Their Pop Teaching Tips
When you hear a song for the first time, it can be magical. When I began learning how to play pop piano and especially guitar I was astonished to find out that once you mastered a few basics, most songs came easily. If you can master six chords in every key, you can play almost any pop song. A professionally trained pianist will sound better than a beginner, even if they are playing the same, easy song.
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