I         ii       iii       IV     V       vi

G      Am    Bm     C      D      Em

Bb    Cm    Dm    Eb     F      Gm  – original key

Do       Re        Mi         Fa        Sol      La


“Teardrops on My Guitar” – Taylor Swift



Writing your first song for this class choose chords you like and where they will be connected.

Find a sentence or idea that is meaningful.  

From there find adjacent ideas and terms that relate.

Record the chords or a phrase.  Listen. Edit?  Go on.  

Creativity is not a given. You have to have “headspace,”  inspiration, a safe environment.

Resources:   http://www.pavoh.org/pavoh-blog/6-top-tips-for-songwriting

Song Title Generator – for fun brainstorming