Learn the secrets to writing truly great songs! Author Jack Perricone, co-founder of the Berklee College of Music songwriting department, provides proven tools and techniques to help you write memorable melodies and discover the dynamic relationships between melody, harmony, rhythm and rhyme. This clear and comprehensive guide unlocks the secrets of hits songs: The Long and Winding Road; Becuase You Loved Me; Killing Me Softly; Addicted to Love ... and more, examining them and revealing why they succeeded. Fine-tine your craft and get your songs on the way to becoming hits today! ©2000.