melody making

Simple Melodies

The Art of Creating Strong Yet Simple Melodies

It’s easy to get caught up in the idea that more is better. But when it comes to vocal melodies, the opposite can often be true. Simplicity is key in creating a captivating and lyrical melody. Here are a few … Read More

hook melody

How to Write a Memorable Hook Melody

A hook melody is the defining moment of a song. It’s what people remember most, sing along to, and often what makes a song a hit. A hook can be a melody, a riff, or a line, but regardless of … Read More

Advanced Melodies

Diving into Advanced Melodies

As a musician, you’re probably always looking for new ways to improve your craft. While the basics of melody writing are important, there’s so much more to explore when it comes to taking your compositions to the next level. Whether … Read More

How to write a song with a melody generator

How to Write a Song With a Melody Generator

Writing a song can be a daunting task, especially when it comes to creating the melody. However, with the help of technology, you can simplify the process and make it much more fun. Melody generators are software tools that help … Read More

What is a Lead Sheet

What is a Lead Sheet?

A lead sheet is a simplified version of a song that typically includes the melody line, lyrics, and harmony in the form of chord symbols. It is a useful tool for songwriters, musicians, and singers as it allows them to … Read More

Guitar Chords

Guitar Chords 101

Playing chords on the guitar can be a tricky task for beginners, but with practice and understanding of the different ways to play them, it can become a fun and rewarding experience. There are several ways to learn how to … Read More


Unlocking the Power of Counterpoint in Songwriting

Ever heard a song that should be chaotic with so many instruments and voices yet works together so perfectly? Well, let me introduce you to the musician’s secret of counterpoint. It’s a fancy word, but it simply means using multiple … Read More

Red Flags to Avoid in a Melody

Red Flags to Avoid in a Melody

As a music maker, crafting a strong and memorable melody is crucial to the success of your song. However, there are certain pitfalls that you should avoid in order to create a cohesive and effective melody. Here are five red … Read More

Interpretation in Songwriting

The Power of Interpretation in Songwriting

Songs can hold different meanings and emotional significance for different people. Whether it’s a love song that reminds you of a past relationship, or a pop song that you and your friends love to dance to, the emotional impact of … Read More

share your music

Why You Should Share Your Music with the World

As a musician, you know firsthand the joy and satisfaction that comes from creating and performing music. But sharing your music with the world can be intimidating, especially if you’re a little shy about your work. However, there are countless … Read More

One Melody a Day

The One Melody a Day Challenge

If you’re a songwriter, you know that coming up with new and creative melodies can be a challenge. It’s easy to get stuck in a rut or feel uninspired, and it can be tough to find the time and energy … Read More

when your song is good enough

How to Know When Your Song is Good Enough

Are you a perfectionist when it comes to your songwriting? Do you find yourself tinkering and tweaking your songs until the cows come home (or until your fingers fall off)? We’ve all been there, but sometimes it’s important to know … Read More

understanding key signatures

The Key to Understanding Key Signatures

Are you feeling lost in the world of key signatures? Are you confused by sharps, flats, and the concept of tonality? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Key signatures can be confusing, but fear not – I’m here to help with … Read More

melody making

Melody Making: What You Need to Know

Creating melodies is a crucial aspect of music production, and it requires both technical knowledge and artistic creativity. In this article, we’ll cover the basics of melody making and provide some tips and tricks for coming up with catchy and … Read More