Pat Pattison's Songwriting: Essential Guide to Rhyming: A by Pat Pattison

By Pat Pattison

Locate greater rhymes, and use them extra successfully. Rhyme is likely one of the most vital components of lyric writing, and this consultant provides you with all of the technical info essential to strengthen your abilities thoroughly. Make rhyme give you the results you want, and your lyric writing will drastically increase. in case you have written lyrics prior to, even at a qualified point, you can actually achieve higher keep watch over and figuring out of your craft with the workouts and worksheets incorporated during this ebook. Hone your writing procedure and ability with this sensible and enjoyable method of the paintings of lyric writing. commence writing higher than ever earlier than!

You will discover ways to:
• Use types of consonant and vowel sounds to enhance your lyric tale
• locate extra rhymes and select which of them are so much effective
• highlight vital rules utilizing rhyme.

The second edition of this vintage songwriting textual content comprises new options and insights, in addition to analyses of the rhymes of Randy Newman, Warren Zevon, T.S. Eliot, and different songwriters and poets.

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