The Heart of Songwriting: A Comprehensive Guide to Writing Memorable Songs

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What distinguishes a good song from a great song? How does a songwriter achieve memorability? And what leads to longevity for songs and the songwriters behind them? Dove Award-winning producer... Read more

What distinguishes a good song from a great song? How does a songwriter achieve memorability? And what leads to longevity for songs and the songwriters behind them? Dove Award-winning producer and career songwriter John G. Elliott demystifies the writing process in this insightful guide to Christian songwriting. Learn the essentials of lyric, structure, rhythm, style, and more, underpinned by a solid spiritual foundation. Specialized topics include prophetic song, congregational singing, and the role of the Holy Spirit. Transformative instruction and tips for aspiring and experienced songwriters of any genre. Great songwriting is within your grasp!

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What distinguishes a good song from a great song? How does a songwriter achieve memorability? And what leads to longevity for songs and the songwriters behind them?


Dove Award-winning producer and career songwriter John G. Elliott digs to the core of Christian songwriting, answering these questions and demystifying the writing process in this insightful and detailed guide to the craft.


You will learn the essentials of lyric, structure, rhythm, style, and more, underpinned by a solid spiritual foundation and discussion of the unique dynamics faith brings to songwriting.


Specialized topics include prophetic song, writing for congregational singing, and the role of the Holy Spirit and inspiration.


Filled with practical instruction, tips, and chapter assignments, this book is transformative for aspiring and experienced songwriters of any genre. Great songwriting is within your grasp!

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Brand: Forerunner Publishing

Publisher Date: 01/01/2019

Author: John G Elliott

Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.5

UPC: 9781938060441

Pages: 208