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Rule #12: Make your melody unique

Rule #12: Make your melody unique: 20 Unofficial Rules of Songwriting
Rule #12: Make your melody unique: 20 Unofficial Rules of Songwriting

Making your melody unique is another way to set it apart. Industry pro Cliff Goldmacher in this songwriting training video says that while unique is good, it shouldn't come at the expense of accessibility. Beware of being too clever with your melody. A unique melody that's overly complicated rarely does the job it's intended to do.

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