Udemy Songwriting Learn how to write a catchy song TUTORiAL
Learn all the techniques, methods and theory behind the greatest songs ever produced, along with hands-on examples!
This course is all about writing a catchy song. After diving through the most important basics, such as beat, notes and scales we will focus on chords. We'll analyze and understand why to choose a chord over another in order to create a certain atmosphere. After that you'll be able to create and release tension in your song, which is very important for successful songwriting
A great deal of the course is about writing a great melody and how to use motives, sequences and transformations to improve your songwriting skills. We'l teach you how to avoid to write boring melodies and give you lots of techniques to spice them up. After all, you want to entertain your audience, don't you?
We'll cover the topics of lyrics and give you advice how to approach songwriting in case you have to fit the melody to the lyrics or vice versa.
We tried to create a course that can be really helpful to you, so there are exercises after each section.
We've created a course that is useful for any music genre. All the example audio files can be downloaded, so that you can also practice at home.
Students should be able to finish this course within 14 days if they are very commited, or 30 days if they are taking this course part time.
The course is linear, so it is best advice to watch it from beginning to end. It is also modular though, so it is possible to rewatch a certain topic if you want to refresh your memory or feel you missed something.
If you want to know why certain chords work, why certain melodies sound good and what you can do to turn any song into a catch great song, then this course is for you.
Udemy Hit Songwriting Secrets: How To Craft A Hit Song TUTORiAL
Learn the Secrets of Crafting a Hit Song: Grasp the Formula, Discover New Techniques, Build, Sculpt, & Edit a New Song.
Hit Songwriting Secrets is designed to show you the inner workings of how a hit song is crafted. Crafting a hit song is certainly an art form, and mastering this art form requires the proper tools and techniques. Who will teach you these tools and techniques you ask? In Hit Songwriting Secrets you will gain access to the secret skills, tricks, and instruments of hit songwriters to write a custom song of your own in 30 days or less. The course is easy to navigate, organized accordingly, housed under one convenient roof, and includes the following:
4 Comprehensive Sections of Structured Material
5 Quizzes to Reinforce Songwriting Methods
8.5 Hours of Detailed HD Video Content
8-10 Lessons in Each Section of the Course
37 Downloadable PDF Materials
Expressing yourself through songwriting is a wonderful experience. Music is a language of the world and you can start communicating today. In Hit Songwriting Secrets you can master the art of writing innovative, fresh, and distinguished songs:
Discover the different song forms.
Create catchy, fun, original titles.
Learn the song sections that build a song.
Explore newfound brainstorming techniques.
Ascertain newfound songwriting abilities, devices, and craftsmanship.
Participate in the live deconstruction of hit songs.
Understand the importance of feedback.
Gain access to a ton of songwriter resources.
Well-known songwriters and producers use these techniques everyday to assist in creating songs with hit factor. In Hit Songwriting Secrets you can look over my shoulder and watch as I write a song from scratch. You will learn step by step to write your very own song as you follow along with each lesson. By the time you complete the course you will have completed writing an original song and you will have earned a Udemy Certificate of Completion. Hopefully you will
find it refreshing, exciting, and interesting to take a course on a fun topic like songwriting. What are you waiting for? Writing your own song is just a click away, so don't delay, go ahead and take the course. Express yourself in song today.
Udemy Songwriting How to Write a Better Song TUTORiAL
An in-depth look at the entire Songwriting process from first coming up with ideas to producing a final song.
A comprehensive guide to writing better songs
This is a course for songwriters of all levels. I will take you through the process of coming up with ideas and starting a song, all the way to creating a final product and getting it out there. We will begin with a few introductory videos and then get straight into learning my process for writing songs.
I will share with you all a number of ideas and insights I have had into songwriting. Having written countless songs over about 12 years of playing, I have a thought or two I would love to share with you guys.
This is a comprehensive guide to writing better* songs and if you are a songwriter at any level, I believe it will be worthwhile, even if you just take away a few new ideas to add to your songwriting toolbox.
*better: songs that are authentic, honest and true to you!
Udemy Christmas Piano Songs For The Very Beginner Vol. I TUTORiAL
Learn to play Christmas piano songs even if you know nothing.
Learn to play Christmas Piano Songs thorugh this course. In this first course, you will learn how to play Deck The Halls, playing chords and melody.
If you want to play Christmas songs, this course will guide you through practical videos, how to play each hand separately and the how to play both hands at the same time. There is an important space in this course dedicated to read the written notes, this is because you need to know what are you playing!! But don´t worry it contains the exact amount of music theory so you can understand it without spending too much time.
This course is divided in 3 chapters:
1.- Theory and piano tips.
2.- Reading the notes of the song.
3.- Playing the song!
This course has material that can be downloaded, in order to improve your experience offline.
So, there´s nothing to loose and so much fun to have! Enjoy playing this song and be prepared for the holidays!!
Udemy Intro To Chord Progressions: Write Simple Songs On Piano TUTORiAL
Learn how to write and play simple chord progressions with excitement and confidence
This course is all about beginner chord progressions and simple chord-based songwriting on the piano! By teaching you the fundamentals and giving you one simple step at a time, you'll be able to write and play your own simple piano songs that you're proud of! Imagine what it will feel like to be able to sit down and compose a new song right out of thin air.
The entire course is about two hours of video, but it's split up into easy-to-digest sections. If you're a quick learner, you can get through this course as quickly as an afternoon!
I give you the tools to succeed starting with the INTRO TO CHORDS all the way to PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER: CHORDS/RHYTHM/TIME SIGNATURE. And if you EVER get stuck, I'm excited to help you get back on track.
I have a system that I would love to show you, that will make it easy to come to the piano with confidence and excitement, and to be able to make up your own chord progressions and simple songs from scratch, using chords that sound good every time!
Lynda The Gigging Musician: Songwriting on the Road TUTORiAL
Writing songs while traveling is a great way for artists to stay productive away from the studio. With an iPad and inexpensive music apps, musicians can develop song ideas from anywhere, whenever the inspiration strikes. Watch author Garrick Chow and his band The Jellybricks write a song while on the road to a gig in New York City. Hit the road with with a touring band and see the tools they use to write, and watch the process of the song taking shape in real time. If you're interested in the more technical side, Garrick will review the mics, cables, keyboards, and apps he uses to record on the road. Then, back at home, he jumps into GarageBand to demonstrate techniques for moving files between the iPad and Mac, as well as mixing and sharing the track. The course wraps up with a full band live performance of the new song in their rehearsal studio.
Udemy Flying Start on Your Piano Journey! PGN Piano TUTORiAL
Start playing piano within less than a month, using the theory of this course, and over 200 free song practice videos!
This course by PGN Piano is offering an a to z introduction to playing piano for those who have never played before, and those who are playing but want to learn more about piano music theory.
In this course you are going to learn about the names of the keys, the most important scales, chords, intervals and the circle of fifth's! You are also going to learn to play chord songs, and finally how to play any pop song you want, in less than ten minutes, or if you really work on it, in your first try!
If you are a beginner, this course will keep you busy for at least a month, but possibly longer, as it will keep challenging you to learn more, and transition from theory to practice.
You should take this course, because it will get you of to a flying start on your piano journey!
What are the requirements?
You don't need to know anything!
You don't necessarily need to have a piano, but it would make things a lot easier for you!
You need to allow yourself to practice a couple of times per week, let's say minimum 2, for 1 month to get the entire course down. You will then need to practice on section 9 to be able to play all songs you want within 1 try. (this depends on your skill level, for people who've played piano before you might be able to do this in as little as 1 month).
What am I going to get from this course?
Over 58 lectures and 3 hours of content!
Name all keys on the piano, as well as the 3 most important scales, and understand the difference between whole and half tones!
Use intervals, chords and the circle of fifths to understand how songs are being built up, and to learn how to play them quicker!
Use knowledge gathered in the course to learn how to play over 200 songs in no time at all, and how to adapt these songs to your own liking!
Play all major and minor chords, and know how to built over 100 chords based on chord knowledge gathered in section 7 of this course. They will also be able to play over 100 chords and the matching octaves!
Use all of the knowledge gathered in the entire course to work on playing chord songs, and eventually even play songs for the first time, in one try, without mistakes!
What is the target audience?
This Piano Course is for those of you who have never played piano before, as well as for those of you who have been playing for quite some time but want to learn more theoretical aspects of playing piano, like scales, intervals and how to play and name chords and keys, as well as learning great tips and tricks to improve current skill, and learn to play songs in just 1 try!
If you just want to learn how to play any pop song in 1 try, and you already know all chords, scales and intervals, and know how to apply them when playing your songs this course is not for you, you are better of getting my separate course: How To Play (nearly) Any Pop Song in 1 Try