Caņada College Songwriting Workshop (MUS 120)

 

Syllabus in pdf format Spring 2010

 

Journal

Spring 2010 Journal -- Notes on what was discussed in class, assignments, and ideas for future class topics

 

Handouts

                        Lyrics & text-painting discussion

                        Song forms

                        Suggestions about rhyme

 

Helpful websites

            A free notation program:  noteflight.com

 

One of the many free ear-training sites you can find on the web:
 http://www.good-ear.com/servlet/EarTrainer

 

An excellent theory presentation:
 http://www.musictheory.net/index.html

 

A very comprehensive review of music theory:
http://www.dolmetsch.com/theoryintro.htm

 

Animated chord progressions

 

Harmony (blues and other chord progressions) and form is demonstrated here.

 

Archive

Spring 2007 Journal

 

 

Last update/revision

Jan 2010

Professor: David Meckler, Ph.D.

office room 3-242 complete schedule

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Voice-mail: (650) 306-3439

 

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