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Posted By: Amos
21-Jul-08 - 09:05 PM
Thread Name: What makes a person a good songwriter?
Subject: RE: What makes a person a good songwriter?
What youneed is a good vocabulary not of words, but of feelings and concepts that support them. When you swing from thought and feeling into song, if you are clear in your tale, the words will follow and the tune will appear. As one old master once said, "It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing."


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