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What is music?

01/15/2014 12:32:07 PM

What is music? Music is a succession or combination of organized harmonious sounds. A sound is anything that can be heard. Music consists of sounds. To make music requires the organization of sounds. If a composer wants to master music ...

Top Songwriting Articles for 2013

01/07/2014 11:57:02 AM

Taking a look back at 2013 here are the most popular articles on this website. From Chord Progressions and Lyric Writing tips to Songwriting Challenges and other useful Ideas Tips, we publish a bunch of posts on the Learn How...

Supercharge Your Songwriting Efforts

12/30/2013 10:10:22 AM

When it comes to writing songs there are certain elements that make songs better. Using these elements will supercharge your creativity. Some of these elements may seem obvious but other will be new or you didn't think about them. As you go ...

Nine Question Every Songwriter Need to Ask Themselves

12/17/2013 11:00:09 AM

Here is a series of question you should ask yourself in regards to your songwriting. Answering these questions will provide you with clarity and direction for what you do. By having this clarity you will have further motivation to write songs ...

Making Song Lyrics Rhyme

12/03/2013 10:00:41 AM

For those of you who like to write songs where the lyrics rhyme, here's a term you should be familiar with. 'Rhyme scheme' refers to where the rhyming words occur in a verse or a chorus. Rhyme schemes are simply the pattern of rhymes within ...

Songwriting Tips to Help You Get Started Writing a Song

11/25/2013 09:31:35 AM

Creative people can have trouble trying to stay organized. Here is a suggestion to help you compile your ideas. These are just some suggestions, you will need to come up with ones that best suit your situation. Getting started is the most important ...

The Power Of Songs

11/18/2013 09:36:44 AM

What do a car ride, a wedding ceremony and any great party have in common? Many things probably, but one thing they have in common for sure is songs. Think about it. So many of our daily activities and our special events include special son ...

Writing Your Own Songs

11/12/2013 08:00:25 AM

Whether you are a teenager or are well into your golden years, it is never too late to explore your creative side, especially if you are interested in music. Songwriting is an excellent way to express your thoughts and feelings and to communicate ...

How to Start Your Next Song

10/09/2013 12:17:59 PM

Over the past few months the Learn How to Write Songs website conducted a poll asking songwriters 'How do you start a song?' The poll listed several common ways songwriters begin creating a song.

19 Ways to Improve Creativity in Your Songwriting

09/28/2013 12:14:07 PM

Songwriting is a creative activity. Sometimes songwriters need a shot of motivation to get creative juices flowing. Here is a list of 19 ways to kick start those creative juices. First try one or two of them and see the results. Then do another ...

How to Become a Better Songwriter

09/19/2013 11:27:45 AM

When you love doing something there is motivation to become better at that activity. Songwriting is no exception. Most dedicated songwriters want to become better songwriters. When you approach songwriting with the attitude of getting more ...