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The Resource Writing better lyrics : the essential guide to powerful songwriting, Pat Pattison ; foreword by Gillian Welch

Writing better lyrics : the essential guide to powerful songwriting, Pat Pattison ; foreword by Gillian Welch

Label
Writing better lyrics : the essential guide to powerful songwriting
Title
Writing better lyrics
Title remainder
the essential guide to powerful songwriting
Statement of responsibility
Pat Pattison ; foreword by Gillian Welch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the songwriting process and offers advice on how to improve composition skills, and the proper use of meter, verse development, and form
Cataloging source
N$T
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1942-
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Pattison, Pat
Dewey number
782.42164/0268
Illustrations
music
Index
index present
LC call number
MT67
LC item number
.P383 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Welch, Gillian
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  • Lyric writing (Popular music)
  • MUSIC
  • Lyric writing (Popular music)
  • Text och musik
  • Musikteori
  • Musiklära
  • Komposition
  • Populärmusik
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Label
Writing better lyrics : the essential guide to powerful songwriting, Pat Pattison ; foreword by Gillian Welch
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 292-293) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Gillian Welch -- Introduction -- 1. Object writing : the art of the diver -- 2. Rusty's collar : a lesson in showing and telling -- 3. Making metaphors -- 4. Learning to say no : building worksheets -- 5. Clichés : the sleeping puppy (a case study) -- 6. Productive repetition -- 7. Verse development and power positions -- 8. Travelogues : verse continuity -- 9. Stripping your repetition for repainting -- 10. Perspectives -- 11. Point of view : second person and the hangman -- 12. Point of view : second person as narrative -- 13. Dialogue and point of view -- 14. Meter : something in common -- 15. Spotlighting with common meter -- 16. Meter : two by two -- 17. Managing couplets -- 18. Prosody : structure as film score -- 19. Understanding motion -- 20. Form follows function : building the perfect beast -- 21. The great balancing act : courting danger on the high wire -- 22. Song forms : (im) potent packages -- 23. Song forms : (im) potent packages II -- 24. Process -- Appendix. Co-writing : the "no"-free zone -- Permissions -- Index
Control code
776202065
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781599631530
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
music
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4f4138da-4e95-4299-812c-99db700bc38a
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776202065
Label
Writing better lyrics : the essential guide to powerful songwriting, Pat Pattison ; foreword by Gillian Welch
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 292-293) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Gillian Welch -- Introduction -- 1. Object writing : the art of the diver -- 2. Rusty's collar : a lesson in showing and telling -- 3. Making metaphors -- 4. Learning to say no : building worksheets -- 5. Clichés : the sleeping puppy (a case study) -- 6. Productive repetition -- 7. Verse development and power positions -- 8. Travelogues : verse continuity -- 9. Stripping your repetition for repainting -- 10. Perspectives -- 11. Point of view : second person and the hangman -- 12. Point of view : second person as narrative -- 13. Dialogue and point of view -- 14. Meter : something in common -- 15. Spotlighting with common meter -- 16. Meter : two by two -- 17. Managing couplets -- 18. Prosody : structure as film score -- 19. Understanding motion -- 20. Form follows function : building the perfect beast -- 21. The great balancing act : courting danger on the high wire -- 22. Song forms : (im) potent packages -- 23. Song forms : (im) potent packages II -- 24. Process -- Appendix. Co-writing : the "no"-free zone -- Permissions -- Index
Control code
776202065
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781599631530
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4f4138da-4e95-4299-812c-99db700bc38a
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)776202065

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