Pat Pattison - The Best of Berklee Online
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Songwriting professor Pat Pattison talks about Berklee Online
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BMW-121 Lyric Writing: Writing From the Title
Make your writing process more efficient and your lyrics more effective. Learn how to find a powerful and effective song title, and discover how to build lyrics, develop the rhythms of your song sections, create contrasting sections and ideas to re-color your chorus based on that title.
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