Creating Melodies: A Songwriter's Guide to Understanding, Writing, and Polishing Melodies

Creating Melodies A Songwriter s Guide to Understanding Writing and Polishing Melodies The ABCs of music making from love ballads to protest songs film scores to commercial jingles Weissman teaches aspiring songwriters how to marry music to lyrics orchestrate songs put together demo

  • Title: Creating Melodies: A Songwriter's Guide to Understanding, Writing, and Polishing Melodies
  • Author: Dick Weissman
  • ISBN: 9780898796025
  • Page: 238
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The ABCs of music making, from love ballads to protest songs, film scores to commercial jingles Weissman teaches aspiring songwriters how to marry music to lyrics, orchestrate songs, put together demo tapes and much .

    One thought on “Creating Melodies: A Songwriter's Guide to Understanding, Writing, and Polishing Melodies”

    1. I did not find Creating Melodies all that useful of a book. It is aimed at people who want to make a living as songwriters, which is not what I am trying to do. With that as the goal, Weissman focuses on how to write catchy pop-style melodies that will have mass appeal, and the result is pretty conservative characterization of what makes a good melody. Many of his tips and suggestions simply reinforced things that I already do naturally or intuitively when writing melodies, but there were perhap [...]

    2. This book teaches the reader about creating melodiesIt teaches about harmony hooks and other thing that have to do with music.I enjoyed this book and would general recommend it to people who are interested in music

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *