You Can Teach Yourself Song Writing

You Can Teach Yourself Song Writing

by Larry McCabe
     
 

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In this easy to understand, "how to" book for any aspiring songwriter, Larry McCabe addresses a variety of concepts including: how to get started, how to write in different song forms, how to approach titles, themes and lyrics, the creation of a melody, utilization of various chords and chord progressions, finding the right chords for the melody, handling various…  See more details below

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In this easy to understand, "how to" book for any aspiring songwriter, Larry McCabe addresses a variety of concepts including: how to get started, how to write in different song forms, how to approach titles, themes and lyrics, the creation of a melody, utilization of various chords and chord progressions, finding the right chords for the melody, handling various rhythmic elements, creating a lead sheet and copyrighting the tune. Special features include a glossary, essential supplies for novice songwriters, master chord diagrams for keyboard and guitar and an index of recorded music. Includes stereo CD.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786650125
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
10/28/1999
Series:
You Can Teach Yourself Series
Edition description:
BOOK & CD
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
8.65(w) x 11.73(h) x 0.29(d)

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