July 2018 School Holiday Workshop – Do you want to write and perform your own songs? Two Day Option

»»July 2018 School Holiday Workshop – Do you want to write and perform your own songs? Two Day Option

July 2018 School Holiday Workshop – Do you want to write and perform your own songs? Two Day Option

$75.00

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In this course you will learn new skills in Lyric Writing, Song Structure, Melody, Music Arrangement, Performance, Collaboration and, most importantly, how to find YOUR unique voice.

 

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Description

We are offering a two session option for this four session workshop program.

Have you ever wanted to learn how to write and perform your own songs?

Songwriting is an awesome way to express yourself and it’s a skill that can be learnt by anyone. This is a highly creative and practical series of music workshops for songwriters and music students of all genres and abilities.

In this course you will learn new skills in Lyric Writing, Song Structure, Melody, Music Arrangement, Performance, Collaboration and, most importantly, how to find YOUR unique voice.

What you will learn –

  • Harmony
  • Rhthym
  • Melody
  • Lyrics
  • Arrangement
  • Rehearsals
  • Performance.

Ages 10 plus. NDIS participants welcome (please call to discuss).

Dates and Times (two sessions)

EITHER –
Monday 9 July 10am – 12 noon
Tuesday 10 July 10am – 12 noon

OR –
Monday 16 July 10am – 12 noon
Tuesday 17 July 10am – 12 noon

About your tutor

Sam Buckingham – after co-producing her Australian Music Prize long-listed album “I’m A Bird” with multiple ARIA winner Paul McKercher, Buckingham traveled to Latin America to pen songs for her latest independent release “The Water”. 
 
Described as “winsome songs delivered with empathic delicacy” by Rolling Stone magazine, Buckingham has been gracing stages with it’s offerings both at home and in the USA, playing sell out shows in intimate venues and regional theatres country-wide, touring alongside the likes of Kasey Chambers, Katie Noonan and James Reyne. 
 
Buckingham has been a finalist in the International Songwriting Competition five times, and was also a finalist in the inaugural Americana Music Prize of Australia.
 
Watch “The Water

What to bring

A notebook and pen , and an instrument of your choice (if you play) or lyrics you have been working on.

Bookings

Please note, from Thursday 5 July our office will be unattended. All bookings from this date should arrive for the workshop at 4/10 Wollongbar Street Byron Bay at 9.45am on the 9th July with your receipt from online booking.