The Tune Factory:  Songwriting Focus

Exploring the craft of songwriting in all pop genres from Rock ’n’ Roll to Hip Hop.
The course will look at how songs are made, from sparks of inspiration to the construction of lyrics, rhythms, and melodies, to the mechanics of production.

Singer songwriter and spoken word poet Steve Larkin will guide participants through an Arts Award Bronze course which examines how diverse successful musical artists create songs.  

With practical advice on lyrics, music, vocal coaching and production on DAW’s such as Bandlab and Ableton Live.

Whether you’re into Billie Eilish or The Beatles, Lewis Capaldi or Kanye or Stormzy, The Arctic Monkeys or Ariana Grande this course will aim to uncover the formulas that help make the songs you love and help you love making songs!

The workshops will begin during May half term holidays of 2021. These workshops will run on Monday 31st May 2021, Tuesday 1st June 2021 and Wednesday 2nd June 2021. Workshops will run twice per day at 11am - 12:30pm & 6 pm - 7:30 pm.

Thereafter workshops will run weekly on Mondays from 6pm - 7:30pm on the following dates:

June 2021 - 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th 

July 2021 - 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th