If there isn't a writers' night in your area, why not start one? Building a community is a great, organic, and proactive way to network.
- [Cliff] So I can almost hear you saying, … "Wait, but Cliff, there are no writer's nights … "in my area." … Well if that is the case, this is a perfect opportunity … to start a writer's night. … It's a great way to organically and proactively … grow your network, and above and beyond that, … I'm going to paraphrase by saying … the music industry helps those who help themselves. … So no matter what the situation is, … if something isn't in your area that is important, … give serious thought to starting it yourself. … …
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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