Writing Better Lyrics

The Must-Have Guide for Songwriters Writing Better Lyrics has been a staple for songwriters for nearly two decades. Now this revised and updated 2nd Edition provides effective tools for everything from generating ideas, to understanding the form and function of a song, to fine-tuning lyrics. Perfect for new and experienced songwriters alike, this time-tested classic covers the basics in addition to more advanced techniques. Songwriters will discover: How to use sense-bound imagery to enhance a song's emotional impact on listeners Techniques for avoiding clichés and creating imaginative metaphors and similes Ways to use repetition as an asset How to successfully manipulate meter Instruction for matching lyrics with music Ways to build on ideas and generate effective titles Advice for working with a co-writer And much more Featuring updated and expanded chapters, 50 fun songwriting exercises, and examples from more than 20 chart-toppings songs, Writing Better Lyrics gives you all of the professional and creative insight you need to write powerful lyrics and put your songs in the spotlight where they belong.

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  • Author : Pat Pattison
  • Publisher : Writer's Digest Books
  • Pages : 304 pages
  • ISBN : 1582975779
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Writing Better Lyrics

Writing Better Lyrics
  • Author : Pat Pattison
  • Publisher : Writer's Digest Books
  • Release : 08 January 2010
GET THIS BOOKWriting Better Lyrics

The Must-Have Guide for Songwriters Writing Better Lyrics has been a staple for songwriters for nearly two decades. Now this revised and updated 2nd Edition provides effective tools for everything from generating ideas, to understanding the form and function of a song, to fine-tuning lyrics. Perfect for new and experienced songwriters alike, this time-tested classic covers the basics in addition to more advanced techniques. Songwriters will discover: How to use sense-bound imagery to enhance a song's emotional impact on listeners

Writing Better Lyrics

Writing Better Lyrics
  • Author : Pat Pattison
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 11 December 2009
GET THIS BOOKWriting Better Lyrics

The Must-Have Guide for Songwriters Writing Better Lyrics has been a staple for songwriters for nearly two decades. Now this revised and updated 2nd Edition provides effective tools for everything from generating ideas, to understanding the form and function of a song, to fine-tuning lyrics. Perfect for new and experienced songwriters alike, this time-tested classic covers the basics in addition to more advanced techniques.Songwriters will discover: • How to use sense-bound imagery to enhance a song's emotional impact on listeners •

Pat Pattison's Songwriting: Essential Guide to Rhyming

Pat Pattison's Songwriting: Essential Guide to Rhyming
  • Author : Pat Pattison
  • Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Release : 01 April 2014
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(Berklee Press). Find better rhymes, and use them more effectively. Rhyme is one of the most crucial areas of lyric writing, and this guide will provide you with all the technical information necessary to develop your skills completely. Make rhyme work for you, and your lyric writing will greatly improve. If you have written lyrics before, even at a professional level, you can still gain greater control and understanding of your craft with the exercises and worksheets included in this

Songwriting Without Boundaries

Songwriting Without Boundaries
  • Author : Pat Pattison
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 13 December 2011
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Infuse your lyrics with sensory detail! Writing great song lyrics requires practice and discipline. Songwriting Without Boundaries will help you commit to routine practice through fun writing exercises. This unique collection of more than150 sense-bound prompts helps you develop the skills you need to: • tap into your senses and inject your writing with vivid details • effectively use metaphor and comparative language • add rhythm to your writing and manage phrasing Songwriters, as well as writers of other genres, will benefit from

Lyrics

Lyrics
  • Author : Rikky Rooksby
  • Publisher : Backbeat Books
  • Release : 01 October 2006
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(Book). Lyrics sheds light on all aspects of lyric writing for music and will make songwriters feel more confident and creative when they tackle lyrics. It's perfect for all songwriters: those who don't like their own lyrics and find them difficult to write, experienced writers looking for a creative edge, and those offering lyrics to set to music in a partnership. Topics include channeling personal experiences into lyrics, overcoming writer's block, the right lyrics for a bridge, the separation between

Popular Lyric Writing

Popular Lyric Writing
  • Author : Andrea Stolpe
  • Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Release : 01 August 2007
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(Berklee Guide). Write songs that sell! Hit-songwriter/educator Andrea Stolpe shares time-tested tools of commercial songwriting. Her ten-step process will help you to craft lyrics that communicate heart to heart with your audience. She analyzes hit lyrics from artists such as Faith Hill and John Mayer, and reveals why they are successful and how you can make your own songs successful too. Stolpe advises on how to: streamline and accelerate your writing process; use lyric structures and techniques at the

Songwriting: Essential Guide to Lyric Form and Structure

Songwriting: Essential Guide to Lyric Form and Structure
  • Author : Pat Pattison
  • Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Release : 01 December 1991
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(Berklee Guide). Veteran songwriter Pat Pattison has taught many of Berklee College of Music's best and brightest students how to write truly great lyrics. Her helpful guide contains essential information on lyric structures, timing and placement, and exercises to help everyone from beginners to seasoned songwriters say things more effectively and gain a better understanding of their craft. Features examples of famous songs for study, including: Be Still My Beating Heart * Can't Fight This Feeling * It Was a Very Good

6 Steps to Songwriting Success

6 Steps to Songwriting Success
  • Author : Jason Blume
  • Publisher : Billboard Books
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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"What' s the secret to writing a hit song? It' s as simple as 1-2-3-4-5-6! Innovative, practical, and inspiring, Six Steps to Songwriting Successpresents a surefire step-by-step approach to mastering the elements consistently found in hit songs. Author Jason Blume, a songwriter with the rare distinction of having had songs on the Country, Pop, and R&B charts simultaneously, has packed this book with such key aids as the three-step lyric writing technique used by the

Writing Better Lyrics

Writing Better Lyrics
  • Author : Essential Notebooks
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 19 November 2019
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Unleash your creativity with this songwriter's notebook. It has two pages for each song with a section for a title. You can write 54 songs there. It is a perfect gift for songwriters. Specifications: Cover Finish: Glossy Dimensions: 6" x 9" (15.24 x 22.86 cm) Interior: Blank, White Paper, Lined Pages: 110

Beginning Songwriting

Beginning Songwriting
  • Author : Andrea Stolpe,Jan Stolpe
  • Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Release : 30 May 2015
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(Berklee Guide). Learn to write songs! This book presents the basic concepts of popular songwriting, such as song construction, creativity techniques, melodic and harmonic development, how to write memorable lyrics, and other core topics. Hands-on exercises make it practical, and the accompanying recording illustrates the concepts for those who don't yet read music.

The Songwriter's Idea Book

The Songwriter's Idea Book
  • Author : Sheila Davis
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 15 October 1992
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In her first two books, Sheila Davis classified the major song forms and enduring principles that have been honored for decades by America's foremost songwriters. Those books have become required reading in music courses from NYU to UCLA. In The Songwriters Idea Book, Davis goes one step further, giving you 40 strategies for designing distinctive songs. You'll break new ground in your own songwriting by learning about the inherent relationship between language style, personality type and the brain. • You'll go, step

Song Maps

Song Maps
  • Author : Simon Hawkins
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 30 November 2020
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Whether you're just starting out as a songwriter, you're an experienced songwriter or just looking for a new perspective on the beautiful craft of songwriting, Song Maps - A New System to Write Your Best Lyrics offers fresh insights to help you write your very best lyrics. Does any of the following sound familiar? You worry that the lyrics you write just don't deliver their full potential but can't figure out why, even though technically they tick all the right

Tunesmith

Tunesmith
  • Author : Jimmy Webb
  • Publisher : Hachette Books
  • Release : 23 April 2013
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Webb brings his insider's knowledge, experience, and star power to the ultimate guide for aspiring songwriters. With a combination of anecdotes, meditation, and advice, he breaks down the creative process from beginning to end--from coping with writer's block, to song construction, chords, and even self-promotion. Webb also gives readers a glimpse into the professional music world.

Melody in Songwriting

Melody in Songwriting
  • Author : Jack Perricone
  • Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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Discover songwriting techniques from the hit makers! This comprehensive guide unlocks the secrets of hit songs, examining them, and revealing why they succeed. Learn to write memorable melodies and discover the dynamic relationships between melody, harmony, rhythm, and rhyme. Fine-tune your craft and start writing hits!