The Art Of Writing Love SongseBook - 2003
At last, here is the first songwriting guide to the most popular genre in history. Written by the author of the widely praised The Art of Writing Great Lyrics, this unique companion provides instruction and inspiration to anyone seeking to write authentic and captivating love songs. Readers will learn to reflect creatively upon love, express their feelings in lyrics, develop an exciting story idea, choose an appropriate music style, and craft songs that will woo any audience. Technical information is presented with precision yet wrapped in a conversational, personal tone appropriate for the topic. Exploring the love theme from an inspired range of angles, including love in the 21st century, love lyrics as therapy, and loves role in the history of pop music, makes for great entertainment value. Packed with references to favorite hit songs, this must-have guide enables songwriters and musicians from the pop, country, rock, R & B, rap, and religious genres to understand and express love in a whole new way.
Publisher: New York : Allworth Press, c2003.
Characteristics: ix, 229 p. ; 23 cm.