music theory

Music Theory Crash Course for Songwriters

Most people wince in the face of music theory as it can be intimidating at first glance. However, there are concepts that every songwriter should have a good grasp of. Understanding these concepts not only helps you better create the … Read More

Songwriters Should Learn to Improvise

Why Songwriters Should Learn to Improvise

Improvisation is the act of creating music spontaneously, without preparation or pre-written materials. It is a skill that is often associated with jazz music, but it can also be applied to other genres of music, including folk, pop, rock, and … Read More

Fun Exercises for Songwriters

Fun Exercises for Songwriters that Don’t Involve Writing a Song

Songwriting is an art learned best by doing – writing songs frequently is one of the best ways to improve your craft. However, today, we’re focusing on fun exercises for songwriters that don’t involve actually writing a song. Yes, you … Read More