Songwriting Workshops Opportunity

The IRC is offering a songwriting workshop series for up to 30 qualified participants to try their hand at writing lyrics and music in a variety of forms. During these sessions, participants will consider social and cultural themes and listen to a range of music from folk to rock to show tunes.

The deadline for registration is Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at noon.

The series will take place on Wednesdays from November 1 to November 22 at 15:00 and will consist of:

  • Four one-hour workshop sessions
  • Reading and learning English song lyrics
  • Sharing musical and lyrical ideas with the group
  • Listening to music outside the sessions (optional)
  • Performance of original work

Eligibility requirements include:

  • Advanced English language skills
  • Availability for all four workshops and for the full session time
  • Interest in music and willingness to share
  • Basic knowledge of music theory and composition

 Applications must be submitted online at no later than Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at  noon.