Songwriting Step by Step


If you are an aspiring musician, poet, or wordsmith who has ever wanted to write a song, or if you want to write better songs, this book is for you!  You’ll be led step by step through the songwriting process and discover tricks and techniques for creating powerful, memorable lyrics and music.

          Get tips on how to:

               ·  Organize your songwriting tools  

               ·  Develop and maintain your creativity

               ·  Uncover compelling song titles

               ·  Create powerful metaphors

               ·  Write stronger melodies

               ·  Rewrite good songs into great songs

               ·  Copyright your songs

Aaron introduces each principle with easy to follow and entertaining explanations. Every page is jam-packed with great information for the beginner and pro alike.

Aaron Cheney is a writer, poet, musician, an award winning songwriter, and the author of cause i wanted to know, an illustrated book of clever poems. He lives with his family in the Seattle, Washington area where they enjoy the local music scene and the great outdoors. Visit Aaron’s websites at:  




Publisher: Castle Garden Publications, an imprint of Gazebo Gardens Publishing, LLC


Paperback:       978-1-938281-76-1      $9.95

     Spine WD:   0.20710       Wgt:   0.280       

     Carton Qty:   82

E-Book:             978-1-938281-21-1      $2.99

Pages:               100

Trim:                 5.5 x 8.5 inches

Audience:        Ages 17 and up

Genre:    Non-fiction, Music/Instructional

BISAC:              MUS038000

LCNN:               2016955762

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