FALL 2016 ENROLLING NOW!
View or download a PDF of the current FALL 2016 course calendar.
• Sa 9/24, 1:30pm: THE ROOTS Songwriting Class
• Sa 9/24, 10:30am: Songmakers (for ROOTS graduates)
• We 10/5, 7:30pm: Conquer Your Fear as an Artist
• Sa 10/8, 10am: Logic Pro X, Level 1
• Su 10/9, 3pm: How to Write & Pitch a Country Song
...and so many more...
ONLINE CLASSES You Can Join Include…
THE ROOTS Online • Digital Marketing • Logic Pro X
The Modern Mindset Music Business
• The Professional Singer-Songwriter • Writing Commercial Hit Lyrics
• How to Write & Pitch a Country Song
If this is your first class, there is a one-time new student registration fee due either when you register or on the first day of class. You will not owe this again.
HOW DO CLASSES AT THE SONGWRITING SCHOOL WORK? Think of our Course Catalog as the Menu at your favorite restaurant. Some order a la carte, choosing the class or classes that fit their interests, needs, schedule,... View full details
There is ONE spot left in the section starting Saturday afternoon 9/24! Graduates of this class have ranged from current and former Major Label talent to those writing their very first song; a Grammy- and Oscar-nominated... View full details
SONGMAKERS is a class exclusively for graduates of THE ROOTS songwriting program. The class strikes a vital balance between providing an ongoing curriculum of growth for the writers and weekly workshopping opportunities to gain feedback... View full details
FALL 2016 Registration for the Online Interactive & Self-Paced Sections of THE ROOTS, starting the week of Monday 9/26/16! Graduates of this class have ranged from current and former Major Label talent to those writing their very... View full details
In this interactive class with top vocal performance coach Joy Graysen, you will get to the core of what you're trying to say and learn to say it as authentically as possible -- as a... View full details
Logic Pro X is a songwriter’s dream! More than any other software recording application, LPX comes complete with everything you need to write, arrange, and mix to achieve a great song production in any genre.... View full details
This popular lyric-writing course is next offered FALL 2016, starting Monday 10/11, on-campus & online. We expect to sell out. Please register in advance! Mark Winkler has been teaching a much-respected lyric writing class at... View full details
In this essential 8-week class, receive feedback on your songs from 4 different Master Songwriters over the course of the Semester in this professional, respectful, peer-driven room. The Masters for the Winter may include some of... View full details
Watch Class 1 as our guest, below. Enroll for the full 8-wk class, on-campus or online and view all class videos online. This 8-week, hands-on class teaches the fundamental nuts and bolts of the music business... View full details
This audition-only, peer-driven song feedback setting returns for the FALL 2016 on Wednesday 10/12, 8pm. The SPRING 2016 round featured as special guests... hit writer Steve Diamond (Eric Clapton, Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus, Kelly Clarkson, Reba,... View full details
If your life were a song, what's the title? Answer that in the mentorship of a Multi-Platinum country songwriter and write an EP worth of songs this Fall. Multi-Platinum selling songwriter & class instructor Kevin Fisher... View full details
Designed to dovetail with THE ROOTS songwriting curriculum, Music Theory & Ear Training Level 1 equips the songwriter with a foundational understanding of harmony, melody, rhythm, and phrasing in the construction of songs. Learn to... View full details
Explore the compositional mastery of the Beatles theoretical concept by concept and how each is used in different classic Beatles songs in an illuminating study with a foremost authority. You will have the opportunity to... View full details
The Professional Singer/Songwriter: From Coffee Shops to Major Festivals, from Studio Files to the Radio Waves will consist of an advanced songwriting and career curriculum aimed specifically at the performing singer-songwriter. Our examination of the... View full details
This hands-on class will teach you the artistry and business of co-writing in a professional, real-world setting. Under the tutelage of former Motown Staff Writer Alan Roy Scott, this "sandbox" of a class fosters learning... View full details
Have you owned a guitar for years but have only a passing acquaintance with it? Maybe you learned a few chords but never went forward? Or perhaps you have just started to teach yourself and... View full details
Devoted to the Artistry & Industry of Songwriting. Offering instruction Onsite and Online each Winter, Spring, Summer, & Fall. Songwriting • Recording • Production • Voice • Vocal Performance • Logic Pro X • Co-Writing • Toplining • Music Theory • Lyric Writing • Music Business • Publishing • Music Licensing • Digital Marketing • more.Start Your Classes Now
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