How to Create Fragile Progressions, and Why You’d Use Them

 “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” eBook Bundle packages cover every aspect of songwriting, from chords to melodies to lyrics. They include sound files and a complete glossary of musical terms. Read more _____________ Compare these two progressions: 1. Am  Am/G  FMaj9  C/E  Cm/Eb  Dm7  G  C 2. Am  F  Dm  G  Em  Am  F  G  C The first […]

What Key Choice Does For a Song

Developing your abilities to create a polished, professional-sounding demo means learning how all the various elements of a song work together and influence each other. “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle covers every important aspect of songwriting, from chords to melody-writing to lyrics.  Now with a 7th FREE eBook. Read more… ______________ Once you’ve got a song […]

Identifying Chords that Work Well Together

Sometimes all you really need is to get some chords that work, and to learn how to add chords to the melodies you’ve written. “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” eBook bundle packages tell you everything you need to know, and give you hundreds of progressions that will get your songwriting back on track. More.. __________ […]

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Changing Key Using a Common Chord

“How to Harmonize a Melody” shows you what to do when you’ve got a melody but no idea how to add chords to support it. It describes how and when to change chords, and how to be creative in what you chords you choose. It’s part of “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” eBook Bundle packages. In […]

Song Intros: 10 Seconds That Can Make or Break Your Tune

It will amaze you to see how close a bad song is to being good. The dividing line is often very thin. With a few small fixes, you can turn yourself into a top-level songwriter! Get “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle, and get yourself on the right track! Read More.. _________________ Practically all […]

The Danger of Chords-First Songwriting, and Other Thoughts

“From Amateur to Ace: Writing Songs Like a Pro” is an 82-page eBook that explores many of the important questions that you need answered if you’re looking for a career in professional songwriting. It comes free with your purchase of  “The Essential Secrets of Songwriting” 6-eBook Bundle. Read more.. ___________ Many songwriters get stuck at the […]