Editora: Hal Leonard out
Autor/Artista: Jimmy Kachulis
Formato: Livro / 224 páginas / Audio Online
Aprenda os fundamentos técnicos que estão por trás das músicas que são sucessos atualmente. Com este livro você vai ter todas as ferramentas para criar suas próprias músicas. Os tópicos incluídos neste livro são: acordes e tonalidades, "floreando" os acordes e progressões, vários caminhos para modificar as harmonias e progressões, as progressões de acordes mais usadas nas músicas de grande sucessos e muito mais. Pratique suas canções com o acompanhamento disponível no Audio Online que acompanha este livro.
Learn the fundamental techniques behind today's hit songs, with easy-to-follow exercises so you can immediately apply these tools to your own songs. Quit wrestling with writer's block, and learn to make the songwriting process easy, fun, and intuitive. Kachulis covers a variety of topics, including: colors of chords and keys • chord embellishments and progressions to enrich your palette of colors • dozens of ways to modify your harmonies and progressions • the most common chord progressions used in hit songs • and more. Practice your songs with an accompaniment using the online audio! Online audio is accessed using the unique code printed inside the cover, available for download or streaming.
About the Author
Jimmy Kachulis teaches songwriting and lyric writing at Berklee College of Music. His students' works have earned Grammy nominations, and have been recorded by a vast range of artists on major and independent labels. An accomplished composer, arranger, and conductor, his compositions have been featured on scores from The Sopranos to Touched by an Angel.
" The tools in this book are essential to any tunesmith and should be studied in great detail. This book will shine a new light on those who aspire to write great songs. Raw talent, tenacity and a strong belief in yourself can only be strengthened by the lessons taught here."
-Robert Lee Castleman, Grammy Award winning songwriter for Allison Krauss, Alan Jackson, and others
"This simple, straight-forward, and extremely helpful book explains and analyzes harmony, a musical topic that is anything but simple and straight-forward. Once again, Jimmy Kachulis has provided songwriters of all levels with effective and productive tools to express themselves."
-Phil Galdston, Grammy-nominated songwriter for Celine Dion and Vanessa Williams
"The Songwriter's Workshop: Harmony" is a supernova in a universe of penlights. Through simple and inspiring techniques, Jimmy Kachulis teaches both the tinkering songster and seasoned artisan how to revolutionize their songwriting."
-Shane Adams, Producer, Songwriting guru, CEO of Songwriter Records