• SUN 1/8/24, 3-6pm PT: HOW TO MIX YOUR MUSIC: 2-Part Workshop with Platinum Producer/Emmy-Nominated Composer Alex Marlowe. Live over Zoom & On-Demand. Early Enrollment Discounts end Wednesday 12/24, 11pm PT!
Mixing Part 1: SUN 1/8/24, 3-6pm PT.
Mixing Part 2: SUN 1/22/24, 3-6pm PT.
• MAGIC OF THE STUDIO with 2 Grammy Winners: Watch the Archive
Join Pharrell’s Guitar Player, Grammy Winning Songwriter/Producer/Guitarist Brent Paschke, and Grammy Winning credited Songwriter Nikhil Korula for a night of talking about what makes for great songs and great records and the Magic of the Studio.
Go here to watch the archive.
Some FALL 2023 and WINTER 2024 classes (especially with a performance aspect) will have specific in-person opportunities for LA people--and all classes will additionally be offered over Zoom fully interactive, with both live, real-time interaction with your instructor and classmates AND fully on-demand archives of each class for your access, on your own schedule.
Questions? Want help picking the right classes? Need to discuss tuition arrangements in these trying times? CONTACT US HERE or call 818-848-7664.
If this is your first time enrolling in a class at The Songwriting School, there is a one-time new student registration fee of $35. You will not owe this again for future classes, nor will you owe this for private lessons or individual workshops or free and open events. You can pay the registration fee at the time of your registration or at the start of your class.
$ 59.00 $ 79.00
You've recorded your song, but when you listen back through the monitors it just doesn't sound like the records you love. Do you hire a mix engineer? Buy more plugins? Give up?!? Before you do any... View full details
$ 399.00 $ 599.00
The song workshop culture at The Songwriting School is one of the essential elements to the growth and success of our community. If you've seen Songland, the NBC TV show about songwriters, you have witnessed first-hand... View full details
$ 35.00 $ 699.00
Includes a night in a professional recording studio with vocal coaching from Bob Garrett. Want to sample the goods before committing to class? For $35 enjoy the multi-cam HD Voice Lab Workshop from 7/12,... View full details
$ 79.00 $ 999.00
Join Pharrell’s Guitar Player, Grammy Winning Songwriter/Producer/Guitarist Brent Paschke, and Grammy Winning credited Songwriter Nikhil Korula for a night of talking about what makes for great songs and great records and the Magic of the... View full details
$ 49.00 $ 599.00
Class meets LIVE over Zoom, 6 Saturdays at 10am PT, with full replays available at a private class site 48 hrs after class. OR learn RIGHT AWAY, on-demand! NOTE: Apple just released an amazing update with... View full details
$ 699.00 $ 799.00
The WINTER 2024 section of THE ROOTS meets on WEDNESDAY nights 7-10pm PT, over Zoom only with full replays and support materials on-demand--and in-person co-writing for LA people(!) in classes 5 and 6 and for the final... View full details
Please note new dates: WINTER 2024 starts TUESDAY 1/23/24, 10am PT or SATURDAY 1/27/24, 10:30am PT--still all online over zoom. 9(!) Meetings in each section with an optional additional group gathering at season's end. We remain fully interactive... View full details
$ 399.00 $ 499.00
The next Level 1 begins NOW! Watch class 1 on your own time. Class 2 is the first live meeting over zoom, MONDAY 11/6, 7pm PT (and on-demand). Class features 8 meetings total: one pre-recorded and 7 live meetings... View full details
$ 350.00 $ 499.00
FALL 2023 WEEKLY SONGWRITING CLASS FOR TEENS, over Zoom! Class is designed for teens who have some (even small) experience writing songs. Not sure if it's right for you (or for your son or daughter)? CONTACT... View full details
$ 499.00 $ 599.00
We have revamped this essential class for this ONLINE-ONLY format to address directly the world you find yourself in: how to make great productions with your laptop, MIDI, your voice, your instruments, and a mic,... View full details
$ 699.00 $ 799.00
This essential class in Licensing Songs to TV, Film, and Commercials returns for the FALL 2023 session Monday nights! Class will meet over Zoom with some in-person opportunities to gather and collaborate for LA people as... View full details
$ 699.00 $ 799.00
The next round of class returns WINTER 2024! We will meet online over zoom with full replays available--and have some optional in-person gatherings/meetings for LA people as well. Free open event with Bob Garrett on Thursday 12/14,... View full details
$ 599.00 $ 699.00
This popular zoom songwriting class RETURNS WINTER 2024, online live over zoom and on-demand only, with 8 weekly Sunday 1-3pm PDT classes and 6 optional/additional Saturday 1pm PDT song critiques. That's up to 14 meetings total with #1... View full details
$ 299.00 $ 599.00
RETURNING FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE PANDEMIC! Gaelen Whittemore returns for this impactful, hands-on guide to the modern music business, live and in-person and streaming live in multi-cam HD, Friday evening thru Sunday late afternoon,... View full details
$ 599.00 $ 699.00
THIS BELOVED CLASS RETURNS WINTER 2024, fully ONLINE OVER ZOOM, THURSDAY nights 7pm Pacific STARTING 1/11/24! Watch Mark Winkler's great talk "A Song is Like a House" and get the handout at this link. Watch Mark Winkler's... View full details
$ 2,497.00 $ 3,597.00
All classes are offered ONLINE, both live in real-time with Zoom AND on-demand--and MANY classes are offered again in-person here in LA! FALL 2023 FULLY-INTERACTIVE ONLINE CLASS OPTIONS FOR UNLIMITED ENROLLMENT STUDENTS: Writing Commercial Hit Lyrics How... View full details
$ 79.00 $ 129.00
NOTE: This live event happened 10/22/22, but the edited on-demand version with 2+ hours of bonus support materials will be available starting 10/25/22. Do you want to be able to sing the high notes every... View full details
$ 399.00 $ 499.00
Considered one of LA’s finest Vocal Technique and Vocal Therapy coaches, Katie Riggs has been teaching voice for over twenty years. She brings a wealth of experience to this 4-Part Singing Intensive to help you... View full details
$ 299.00 $ 350.00
They wrote the songs that changed music. Often on the guitar. In this mind-expanding class, you will study the Masters, with a master. You will learn not only how to play the great songs on guitar--you will... View full details
$ 299.00 $ 499.00
In this 8 part class, on-demand with private sessions, you will learn to hear, create, and sing harmony by learning to sing all the parts in 4 different songs--while gaining ear training, vocalization exercises, and... View full details
The first time a student takes a class at The Songwriting School of Los Angeles, there is a one-time new student registration fee of $35. You never owe this again. If you are registering for... View full details
NOTE: WE ARE SOLD OUT OF PRIVATE CONSULTATIONS. GAELEN'S NEXT MASTERCLASS IS SUNDAY 6/7, 1-4pm PST: How to Build Your Release Calendar & Advertising Strategy. Limited Private Consultations available. Learn How to Build and Position Your... View full details
You've written a great song and you can't wait to share it with the world. What should you do first? Next? In this Zoom Masterclass, learn How to Build Your Release Calendar & Advertising Strategy successfully,... View full details
$ 75.00 $ 225.00
Learn all about Intellectual Property Ownership & Value in Music in this Masterclass on Revenue Models in Today's Music Business, on-demand. Artist manager and 3T Entertainment CEO Gaelen Whittemore has been guiding the careers of established artists like... View full details
WATCH A SPECIAL EVENT WITH INSTRUCTOR BILL LaFLEUR HERE and ENROLL in this fully online & on-demand class. Explore the compositional mastery of the Beatles theoretical concept by concept and how each is used in different... View full details
Let someone you care about know you support them in what they care about: their music! We will issue a PDF gift certificate if you would like one! In the notes portion please leave the following... View full details
We all know what a gift it is to be able to write songs. For those who would like to make a contribution to a specific service or program at The Songwriting School, your generosity makes... View full details