Intro to Contemporary Songwriting

2 credits


Saturday Mornings
9:00 am -
10:00 am


April 13, 2022 -
May 4, 2022


Mark D. Conklin

Course Description

In this four-week course, students will learn fundamentals of contemporary songwriting such as popular chord progressions, song structure, lyric writing, rhyme schemes and song ideation. Requirements: Must be age 13 – 18 and currently enrolled in high school. The ability to play an instrument and/or basic music theory knowledge is helpful but not required.


Students and at least one parent/guardian MUST attend the virtual orientation session on Wednesday, March 31st from 7:30pm to 8:00pm in order to participate in the course.
Application Deadline: March 26, 2022