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.
- 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.
- Reference notes to take home
- Valuable tools to help improve your songwriting
- Just yourself!
- Songs/lyrics or other writing projects they want to work on/share with the group.
Vendor since 2014
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, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. If you do miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email email@example.com to organise a refund or transfer.
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 text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
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)
Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to organise a refund.
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 text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.