Songwriting: Essential Guide to Lyric Form and Structure
Veteran songwriter Pat Pattison has taught many of Berklee College of Music's best and brightest students how to write truly great lyrics. Here helpful guide contains essential information on lyric structures, timing and placement, and exercises to help everyone from beginners to seasoned songwriters say things more effectively and gain a better understanding of their craft. Features examples of famous songs for study, including: Be Still My Beating Heart; Can't Fight This Feeling; It Was a Very Good Year; Tickle Me ... and more. ©2000.