so if you're anything like me....I love to write music! Writing songs is the best and most concise way for me to say what I need to.
Unfortunado, my song birthing rate is about the same as a panda's. (That's equivalent to one baby panda a year)
I'm not one to sit in my lonely corner and cry "tear drops on my guitar" every week...
SO to become more productive (and not necessarily personal) I decided to create the
LA MUSIC WEEKLY SONGWRITING CHALLENGE!!
Read on to learn more...
I started reading this book about different forms of poetry. One kind of poem was a SHAPE POEM.
My friend just said it was the kind of thing people did in elementary school, but I still think its pretty cool. =)
Here's an example I found online:
My teacher for master class gave me an assignment to write a song according to a poem. Maybe these shape poems can help to dictate the shape of the melody as well? HmMm....