Effective Song Crafting with John Chisum

with John Chisum

Take your songs to a higher level...

Professional songwriters use more than intuition. They return again and again to tried and true principles for their lyrics and melodies because they’ve developed a higher level of “song crafting.” They understand that songs are more “assembled than written” as they start with a strong foundational idea and build from there. Now you can learn more the real art of crafting songs!

You'll Learn…

Why songs are more “assembled than written” Why craft is more important as inspiration Rules and principles in commercial music How to think like a professional songwriter What pro editors are looking for as they critique songs Why you should always start with a killer hook and title What makes hooks singable, memorable, and emotional
John Chisum with guitar
Great songs are more assembled than written.
— John Chisum

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