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Dan B.
Dan B.
22 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $60
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  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • 2nd prize in composition, honorable mention in songwriting contest from 1. Rubin Academy Jerusalem, 2. The Billboard international contest
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Billy N.
Billy N.
15 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $75
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  • Speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ben R.
Ben R.
11 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $45
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Ian S.
Ian S.
42 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $45
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  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Juan C.
Juan C.
15 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $40
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  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Associate's degree in art from Miami Dade College
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Tonie N.
Tonie N.
34 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Music from Tufts University
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Average cost of Songwriting Lessons in Brooklyn, NY

The average cost of 60-minute Songwriting lessons in Brooklyn is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $80 per hour.
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$47 average
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$62 average
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"Excellent teacher, very knowledgable!"
Mengdi
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"Eric is great! We’ve worked on several songs together. I would write a basic version of the song and he’d help me put it together him being the producer. He knows the audio engineering side as well..."
Jonathan
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"Eric is going to help ignite my ability to write music consistently and with less writer's block in between. He's straight forward with great tips. Looking forward to seeing how this all works out."
Tyler Modèle
Took Songwriting lessons with Eric J.
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"Talented and insightful teacher!"
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Sara Bareilles, Ben Folds, Sarah McLachlan, and Elton John -- all amazing musicians who are known for playing the piano and writing heartfelt lyrics. Want to try your hand at it? Read on as Helendale, CA teacher Sylvia S. shares her tips for how to write a song on piano... So you’ve learned to play piano and you’ve created some original sounds. Maybe you’d like to learn how to write a song on piano along with great lyrics, and you’re stumped. You’re not alone. Before one of
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Writing a song is an art form. Your first song will probably not be your best, but you can’t write your greatest hit if you don’t get started. Just like any art form, you will get better with time. There is no one size fits all formula for writing a song, and there are no fixed rules.  There are several methods that are utilized by songwriters all over the world. When you are in a band you might write a song as a group. Each member being responsible for their own part that fits into t
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Songwriting 101: Let the Rhythm Be Your Guide

Songwriting 101: Let the Rhythm Be Your Guide

Want to get started writing music of your own, but you're not sure where to begin? Arlington TX music teacher Ric F. shares his secret to composing interesting and meaningful music: start with the rhythm. Follow Ric's great advice and start sharing your music with the world! Like any subject, songwriting has techniques that can be learned and mastered. Songwriting mainly involves these musical elements: Rhythm Melody (pitch applied to rhythm) Harmony (vertical combinations of pitches
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