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    Melody in Songwriting: Tools and Techniques for Writing Hit Songs (Berklee Guide) (Paperback) By (author) Jack Perricone

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    Description(Berklee Guide). Melody is a subject too often neglected in the teaching of music. This unique resource gives melody that attention it deserves, and proves that melody writing is a skill that can be learned. Through proven tool and techniques, you will learn to write interesting melodies, how melodic rhythm influences rhyme, what makes harmony progress, and the many dynamic relationships between melody and harmony. This clear and comprehensive approach to songwriting unlocks the secrets of popular songs, revealing what really makes them work. Examples of great songs by such notable songwriters as Lennon and McCartney, Diane Warren, Robert Palmer, and more, provide a close-up illustration of the songwriting techniques employed by these masters of the industry. This is the book used in Songwriting classes at Berklee College of Music. The exercises provided make it a wonderful self-teaching manual and a great addition to any general theory course of any level. Use the tools presented in this book to help fine-tune your craft and start writing hits!

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    Melody in Songwriting
    Tools and Techniques for Writing Hit Songs
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jack Perricone
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 182
    Width: 228 mm
    Height: 304 mm
    Thickness: 12 mm
    Weight: 640 g
    ISBN 13: 9780634006388
    ISBN 10: 063400638X

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.7
    BIC E4L: MUS
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Libri: I-MU
    Ingram Subject Code: MU
    BIC subject category V2: AVA
    B&T General Subject: 540
    BISAC V2.8: PER011000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25940
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: MUS038000, MUS037000
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    DC21: 782.42124
    DC22: 782.42124, 782.42/124
    LC classification: MT67 .P47 2000
    Thema V1.0: AVA
    Hal Leonard Corporation
    Imprint name
    Hal Leonard Corporation
    Publication date
    03 February 2007
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