MAKING MONEY, WRITING LYRICS, with Platinum Lyricist Mark Winkler

Platinum Lyricist Mark Winkler speaks with The Roots songwriting class instructor Rob Seals and gets under the hood for some essential techniques in successful commercial lyric writing. We analyze a few songs in the service of that study, and Mark offers some counsel for making money making music.

  > Mark's beloved class Writing Commercial Hit Lyrics: learn more or enroll here at reduced tuition.

  >  More advanced writer or a graduate of Mark's classes? Mark leads a weekly peer/pro song feedback room,
The Masters' Workshop, Thursdays 7-9:30pm Pacific over Zoom for 8 wks.

And since Mark discusses Musical Theater a good bit in this video, the great Bob Garrett (former Broadway star, hit writer, vocal coach to the stars) teaches a 10-wk class How to Write for Musical Theater, also Thursday nights.

Watch the full conversation: