How to Write Your First Song

Get a practical introduction to the mechanics of songwriting and meet established songwriters

Ever wanted to write a song, but not known how? This course gives you the practical and theoretical understanding you need to create a finished song of your own.

Over six weeks, we’ll be exploring the basic musical concepts that underpin successful songs. From the fundamental elements of melody, rhythm, harmony, metre and key, to the relationship between words and music.

View an example step from the course, Looking inside a song, here.

Listen to learner submissions of their versions of ‘My Town’ on Soundcloud here.

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