Borrowing a nifty couple of chord changes from the jazz world can really elevate your songwriting, no matter the genre or style.
When it comes to toplining in the music industry, collaborating and co-writing, producing negotations, and royalty splits should all be familiar territory.
A practical guide to using intervals to create a range of emotional effects, because despite what you’ve heard: dissonance is king.
Want to write catchier melodies? Use any of these seven approaches to motif development and your melody will surely get stuck in your listener’s head.
Here’s a quick lesson on songwriting perspectives with advice on how to choose your lyrical point of view when starting to write.
Learn how to optimize your songwriting and production workflow and what matters most in your creative process with this lesson from our online course.
Learn how composer John Williams is able to transform the notes of his Yoda leitmotif into a colorful tapestry using themes of elevation, mystique, and uncertainty.
How can songwriters escape the trap of sounding “correct” in order to make work that embraces risk and explores new creative directions?
We’ve scowered the web to find these five great websites where you can improve your knowledge and grasp of music theory concepts entirely for free!
2019 was a year of smash hits, global pop moments that shattered the musical landscape. Let’s dive in to some of the choruses stuck in our ears all year.