Finding a professional recording studio to do your demos takes research. Ask your peers and songwriting organizations. You'll be glad you did it when you find a studio that does great work on your music.
- [Narrator] Once you've decided you've got songs … that have commercial potential that need to … be professionally recorded you're going to need to … research demo studios. … And finding a good studio really does take research. … You can't just pick a studio at random … and hope that they're going to be right for you … and for your songs. … If you have songwriting peers those are the folks … that you should reach out to first to ask them where they … have been demoing their songs and if they're happy. … And if you're relatively new to the game but you've … joined a songwriting organization … certainly there are people within the organization … who will have demo studios that they would recommend. … Believe me when I tell you finding a good reliable … demo studio is well worth your effort … because it's one less thing that you have to worry about … when it comes to getting your songs dressed up … and ready to go to town so to speak. … So make the effort, take the time. … And research and find a demo studio that works for you. …
This course was created by Cliff Goldmacher. We are pleased to offer this training in our library.
- Staying organized
- Embedding metadata
- Scheduling a regular time to write
- Deciding which songs to demo
- Setting up social media accounts
- Pitching songs
- Joining a pitch organization
- Attending music conferences
- Joining a songwriting organization
- Reaching out to new co-writers
- Reading about the music business
- Researching publishers and other successful artists
- Registering songs with your PRO
Skill Level Intermediate
20 Unofficial Rules of Songwritingwith Cliff Goldmacher35m 30s Beginner
Songwriting Techniques with Chordswith Julian Velard2h Intermediate
2. Song Demos
5. The Music Industry
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