A Creative LANDSCAPE FOR SONGWRITERS.
So far, we’ve mostly addressed the rudiments of songwriting: rhythm, melody, structure, etc. and by now I would hope you’ve begun to recognise & piece together those concepts into a theoretical overview of songwriting theory.
Identifying values as they exist in other songs should lead you to a keener understanding of song craft with all of its many facets.
Once you’re acquainted with these few basic concepts, they will help guide you to a deeper understanding of the songwriting craft.
Chapter 6: Identifying Values
Chapter 8: The Pocket
Chapter 9: Lyric Writing
Chapter 10: Engagement
Chapter 11: Lyric Phrasing
Chapter 12: The Process