Songwriting Basics - Get in Touch With Your Inner Writer!



Description

Refine your craft and learn some basic tools that will dramatically improve your lyric writing.

In this 1.5 hour class we’ll explore songwriting elements including Theme, Sentence Structure and Rhyme, as well as fun and creative ways to deepen the context, connection and lyricism of your songwriting.

Work through a range of creative exercises that will get you writing with confidence and clarity, helping  you to develop your musical style and approach songwriting from new and exciting viewpoints.

About Shani Connell

Shani has been in love with making music her whole life; singing and playing guitar before switching to keys. In 2008 she studied Performance Music and Management (majoring in Voice) at Vision College in New Zealand. This was followed by a Diploma in Musical Arts majoring in Jazz Piano, earned at the CPIT Jazz School in Christchurch.

After a move to Melbourne late last year, Shani is now writing, recording and teaching full-time at Sonmi 55, a self managed boutique recording studio in Carlton.

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Class Schedule

Wednesday, September 9, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

What you will learn
  • Develop your musical style and approach songwriting from new and exciting viewpoints
  • Write with confidence and clarity
  • Learn fun and creative ways to deepen the context, connection and lyricism of your songwriting.
What you will get
  • Reference notes to take home
  • Valuable tools to help improve your songwriting

What to bring
  • Just yourself!
  • Songs/lyrics or other writing projects they want to work on/share with the group.
What to wear

Casual


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Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.

From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.

Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Northern Rivers, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Terms & Conditions

Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

  •  Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
  • Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.


2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)

3.) REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

4.) CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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