SongWriting: Music and Lyrics
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Learn the art of SongWriting

Meet Your Instructor:
Molly Bolewski

Molly Bolewski grew up near Los Angeles, California, beginning her professional singing career by singing with with the Young Vocal Artists of Los Angeles. She moved to Nashville to pursue vocal performance but found her calling in music education. She holds a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Belmont University and taught in Williamson County Schools for six years at Page Middle and Page High School, serving as Director of Choral Activities, general music, and Musical Theatre Director. During her time at Page, she was the vocal coach for “Annie,” “The Wizard of Oz,” “The Lion King,” “Addams Family,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown,” “Matilda,” “Shrek the Musical,” “Mamma Mia,” and “Footloose.” Molly was named Page Middle School’s Teacher of the Year in 2019.

As a performer, Molly sang for five years with Jacob Nelson and the Tone Wranglers, a country band based in Southern California. In 2019, she sang briefly with a patriotic trio, the Belles of Franklin. She also served as alto section leader for seven years at West End United Methodist Church in Nashville.

Molly focuses on nurturing a sense of confidence and fun through singing, emphasizing stage presence and performance. She helps each student realize their potential as a vocalist while practicing healthy vocal technique.

SONGWRITING: MUSIC AND LYRICS

WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE:

This weekly class (offered exclusively online) takes the student through the process of writing a song. Whether you hear a melody in your head first or you jot down those lyrics as they come to you, we will incorporate structure, meaning, and instrumentation to bring your song to life! Taught by MKS INSTRUCTOR, Molly Bolewski.

Meet Your Instructor:
Molly Bolewski

WHO SHOULD ENROLL:

Students with an interest in songwriting and/or students who play an instrument and sing

Ages:

18+

Weekday:

Tuesday

Time:

7:00PM – 8:30PM  Eastern

Commitment:

Meets each Tuesday:  July 12 – Aug 1, 2022

The Investment:

$199 (Payment Plans Available)

Location:

Online Course

WEEK ONE INCLUDES: 

  • Parts of a song
  • Importance of a Hook
  • Theme and Message
  • Point of View
  • Rhyme and Syllables
  • Creating Strong Images

WEEK TWO INCLUDES:

  • Composing a Compelling Title
  • Adding Melody to your Lyrics
  • Adding Lyrics to a Melody in your head
  • Style and Genre
  • How to Approach Writer’s Block

WEEK THREE INCLUDES:

  • Revision
  • Co-writing
  • Copyright Law
  • Instrumentation (focus on the Piano)

WEEK FOUR INCLUDES: 

  • Instrumentation (focus on the Guitar)
  • Sharing your Songs
  • Notable Songwriters
  • Q&A

Learn to write music that will help shape the world.

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TESDAY’S JULY 12 – AUG 2 2022 | $199

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