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How to enhance your songwriting by studying good story writing

Photo by Sharon McCutcheon on Unsplash

Recently I’ve watched the Hans Zimmer Masterclass on Masterclass.com. As a composer and someone who has been following Zimmer’s work for a long time I was very interested to hear what he had to say. One of the biggest take aways I got was the idea that “story is king”. Following the story of the […]

Why you’re not making progress while practising and my most embarrassing moment playing live.

Another day, another practise session. You sit down and do your Hanon’s and Czerny’s, do your scales or the spider up and down, you strum those chords and do everything you’ve been doing for the last few months/years, but it just doesn’t feel like you’re getting better as much as you used to.   Maybe […]