Dec9

7-Week Songwriters In the Round

Worcester Public Library, 3 Salem St, Worcester, MA

October 28 Week 1 Intro & Inspiration Teaser Laura Ramsey, founding teacher of The Meditative School of Music and band leader of the award winning band Laura Ramsey & the Groove Trane will perform 3 original songs and help participants set attainable goals for each participant

November 4 - Week 2 Scales - Major vs Minor Tonality & Fluidity

WEEK OFF IN OBSERVANCE OF VETERANS DAY

November 18- Week 3 Harmony - Common chord progressions

November 25 - Week 4 Song Forms - Lyrical content and literary devices in song

December 2 - Week 5 Survey of Styles - Latin, Blues, Pop/Rock/Rap - Defining moments for each style

December 9 - Week 6 Music Technology & Social Media - Getting your music out there

December 16 - Participant Performances