Writing Better Lyrics: The Essential Guide to Powerful Songwriting (2nd Ed.)

Writing Better Lyrics: The Essential Guide to Powerful Songwriting (2nd Ed.)

By: Pattison, Pat

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The Must-Have Guide for Songwriters

"Writing Better Lyrics" has been a staple for songwriters for nearly two decades. Now this revised and updated 2nd Edition provides effective tools for everything from generating ideas, to understanding the form and function of a song, to fine-tuning lyrics.

Perfect for new and experienced songwriters alike, this time-tested classic covers the basics in addition to more advanced techniques.Songwriters will discover: How to use sense-bound imagery to enhance a song's emotional impact on listenersTechniques for avoiding cliches and creating imaginative metaphors and similesWays to use repetition as an assetHow to successfully manipulate meterInstruction for matching lyrics with musicWays to build on ideas and generate effective titlesAdvice for working with a co-writerAnd much more

Featuring updated and expanded chapters, 50 fun songwriting exercises, and examples from more than 20 chart-toppings songs, "Writing Better Lyrics" gives you all of the professional and creative insight you need to write powerful lyrics and put your songs in the spotlight where they belong.

Title: Writing Better Lyrics: The Essential Guide to Powerful Songwriting (2nd Ed.)

Author Name: Pattison, Pat

Categories: Songbooks/Music Instruction,

Edition: 2

Publisher: WRITERS DIGEST/NORTH LIGHT: 2/15/2015

ISBN Number: 1582975779

ISBN Number 13: 9781582975771

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: USED

Seller ID: 9781582975771

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