RK’s Songwriting Tips

Think about your songs and the craft of songwriting in different ways.

If you are stuck writing a song, (which happens to ALL writers) Randy Klein’s insights will help you to find a way to move forward. He is available for Written Song Evaluations, Private Songwriting Lessons, Master Classes, Residencies, and Songwriting Clinics.


Songwriting Tips – You have been bitten by the ‘ation’ rhyme. Don’t feel badly, it has happened to almost every writer I have ever met and will probably continue its manifestation as long as there are inclinations for songs to be written. There..

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Songwriting Tips – A basic songwriting axiom – the more you write, the better you get as a writer. But, you say, I’m uninspired and have nothing I want to write about. When this happens, it could be due to you being in between songs. Unfortunately,..

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Songwriting Tips – A songwriter has the ability of writing a song about an infinite amount of subjects and there are no limitations to this. Ketchup! Think about it!!! My book, Quickstart Guide To Songwriting, is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and..

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Songwriting Tips – We all know that happy is major and minor is sad? Or, maybe not??? Think about it! My book, Quickstart Guide To Songwriting, is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and at the QGTS website discounted for everyone. http://www.youcanwriteasong.net

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Songwriting Tips – Think about this. Love songs emerge from a special moment in time when we feel a sense of passion for someone or something. The difficulty comes when we begin to try to describe this feeling. Because true love has so many facets, it..

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Songwriting Tips – To learn about a song, you have to learn and to recognize what musical parts make up a song. Food for thought! My book, Quickstart Guide To Songwriting, is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and at the QGTS website discounted for everyone…

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Songwriting Tips – At what speed do I hear my lyric sung? Food for thought! My book, Quickstart Guide To Songwriting, is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble and at the QGTS website discounted for everyone. http://www.youcanwriteasong.net

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Songwriting Tips – Sometimes the verse to a song feels perfect at one tempo, but the chorus doesn’t feel as comfortable at that same tempo. When this happens, it is time for a trial and error approach to find a common speed or tempo that fits both sections…

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Songwriting Tips – A song is a beautiful creation that is an intangible. It is built of several parts, and can achieve a myriad of effects. Yet, you cannot hold on to it. My book, Quickstart Guide To Songwriting, is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble..

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Songwriting Tips – The genre can be recognized by hearing the different elements that make up a song (melody, harmony, beat, musical arrangement, lyric) and how they work together to create this recognizable classification. To place a song in a genre,..

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