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John M.
60/hour

Professional musician/songwriter/music production - over 20 yrs exp

I am a professional musician, songwriter, and teacher of music production for over 20 years. Music production instruction includes all aspects of songwriting - including song form, style, basslines, lyrics, harmonies, and more. read more

60/hour
5.0 (193)
776 hours tutoring
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I am a professional musician, songwriter, and teacher of music production for over 20 years. Music production instruction includes all aspects of songwriting - including song form, style, basslines, lyrics, harmonies, and more. read more

Evren T.
60/hour

Guitar, Ukulele, Piano, Music Theory, Pro Tools, Sibelius Teacher.

I am a songwriter, I have written songs for TV episodes, commercials and feature films in Europe, Brazil and the US for the last 15 years. I have taught songwriting classes along with new technology to lots of students at music... read more

60/hour
5.0 (334)
29 hours tutoring Songwriting out of 1,360 hours
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I am a songwriter, I have written songs for TV episodes, commercials and feature films in Europe, Brazil and the US for the last 15 years. I have taught songwriting classes along with new technology to lots of students at music... read more

John S.
70/hour

Songwriting Tutor - Berklee College Graduate

As a Berklee College of Music graduate and recipient of Songwriting Awards and Distinctions from prestigious songwriting competitions such as: ISC (International Songwriting Competition), John Lennon Songwriting Contest... read more

70/hour
5.0 (149)
49 hours tutoring Songwriting out of 434 hours
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As a Berklee College of Music graduate and recipient of Songwriting Awards and Distinctions from prestigious songwriting competitions such as: ISC (International Songwriting Competition), John Lennon Songwriting Contest... read more

Patrick D.
65/hour

Recording Artist With Published Works In Multiple Genres

As a published songwriter I have composed and recorded songs in the genres of rock, blues, jazz, and bluegrass. My songs have been played on radio stations such as WXRT 93.1 in Chicago, IL, Sirius XM, and various streaming platforms. I have... read more

65/hour
5.0 (57)
170 hours tutoring
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As a published songwriter I have composed and recorded songs in the genres of rock, blues, jazz, and bluegrass. My songs have been played on radio stations such as WXRT 93.1 in Chicago, IL, Sirius XM, and various streaming platforms. I have... read more

James L.
100/hour

Doctor of Musical Arts, Yale School of Music

I have collaborated and assisted numerous composers in their songwriting. I love the creative process, and am very excited to collaborate with others in songwriting. I am particularly helpful to people who have lots of ideas and... read more

100/hour
5.0 (162)
2 hours tutoring Songwriting out of 377 hours
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I have collaborated and assisted numerous composers in their songwriting. I love the creative process, and am very excited to collaborate with others in songwriting. I am particularly helpful to people who have lots of ideas and... read more

Josh W.
40/hour

Currently in last term of my Jazz performance degree

I've been writing songs for 9 years for myself and other groups. I'm well versed in Jazz composition and singer/songwriter material. I currently have an album out that was released in 2016, and I'm currently recording my... read more

40/hour
5.0 (28)
115 hours tutoring
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I've been writing songs for 9 years for myself and other groups. I'm well versed in Jazz composition and singer/songwriter material. I currently have an album out that was released in 2016, and I'm currently recording my... read more

John M.
40/hour

Music Theory and Composition Teacher

Patient and insightful music theory and composition tutor with years of experience working with children and adults alike. After graduating from Eastman School of Music with a Bachelors in Music Theory, I moved to New York City to pursue my... read more

40/hour
5.0 (96)
1 hours tutoring Songwriting out of 144 hours
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Patient and insightful music theory and composition tutor with years of experience working with children and adults alike. After graduating from Eastman School of Music with a Bachelors in Music Theory, I moved to New York City to pursue my... read more

Michael B.
60/hour

Berklee College of Music graduate in Songwriting

Songwriting has limitless expression. There is so much to be said in a lyrical poem, and a lot of direction with melodies and harmony. After 10 years of experience as a Songwriter and a degree from Berklee College of Music in... read more

60/hour
5.0 (323)
26 hours tutoring Songwriting out of 844 hours
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Songwriting has limitless expression. There is so much to be said in a lyrical poem, and a lot of direction with melodies and harmony. After 10 years of experience as a Songwriter and a degree from Berklee College of Music in... read more

Rashida B.
50/hour

Seasoned Songwriter with 10+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have been writing songs since I was a freshmen is high school. Songwriting is one of the intimate forms of self expression and should be treated as such. Because it is so personal, students must be made to feel completely at ease... read more

50/hour
5.0 (753)
8 hours tutoring Songwriting out of 1,661 hours
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I have been writing songs since I was a freshmen is high school. Songwriting is one of the intimate forms of self expression and should be treated as such. Because it is so personal, students must be made to feel completely at ease... read more

George E.
60/hour

I have been a professional songwriter for over 30 years

I have been a professional songwriter for over 30 years. My songwriting career began with being signed to a major record label, MCA Records. I have since written hundreds of songs that appear on close to 30 albums. My songs have also... read more

60/hour
4.9 (29)
94 hours tutoring
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I have been a professional songwriter for over 30 years. My songwriting career began with being signed to a major record label, MCA Records. I have since written hundreds of songs that appear on close to 30 albums. My songs have also... read more

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How would you define Songwriting in your own words?
Songwriting is the ability to craft an emotional, musical story using the appropriate harmonies and form in your music. Understanding how to set the right words with the right melodic gesture. Great songs do not need to be complex, but they should be well-crafted: not the same thing.
Songwriting is the ability to craft an emotional, musical story using the appropriate harmonies and form in your music. Understanding how to set... read more
Answered • 04/23/18

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How would you define Songwriting in your own words?
Songwriting is basically music composition but at a simpler level. Songwriting focuses on the 3-4 primary elements of music: Rhythm/Melody/Harmony/Form. Less so with: Texture/Orchestration. I teach the subject aside from the technology, but I also employ the technology (I own a recording... read more
Songwriting is basically music composition but at a simpler level. Songwriting focuses on the 3-4 primary elements of music:... read more
Answered • 03/20/18

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How would you define Songwriting in your own words?
Songwriting is the process of marrying a melody to the words of a song that is basically a storytelling experience. You create something from nothing. The Lyrics are the song. The chords are the rhythm combined with the beat of the drums. You feelings are expressed - sometimes personal thoughts... read more
Songwriting is the process of marrying a melody to the words of a song that is basically a storytelling experience. You create something from... read more
Answered • 03/20/18