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"Unbelievable WEALTH OF KNOWLEDGE." - Christopher Stephen Nicholas

"A BRILLIANT deconstruction of hit songwriting techniques." - Steve Leslie

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Take a deep dive into the trends and techniques behind today's hit songs, with a special focus on Max Martin

A Live, Virtual, Interactive Workshop
Mondays @ 2 PM - 3:30 PM EDT/7 PM GMT+1 (July 10, 17, 24, 31)

Using the Hit Songs Deconstructed methodology, you will gain insight into the what, how and why behind the songs that land in the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100, with a special focus on Max Martin hits.

The songwriting and production techniques covered will be conveyed in a practical manner through a combination of charts, graphs, notation, commentary, and of course lots of listening. Advanced knowledge of music theory is not required, however, a basic understanding of songwriting is highly recommended. At the conclusion of each segment, there will be ample time for your questions.

By attending this webinar, you will develop your critical listening skills and attain a deeper understanding of the trends and techniques relative to today’s hits in order to take your craft to the next level.

Led by Hit Songs Deconstructed founder David Penn, the workshop will cover:

  • Current Trends: The state of the mainstream music scene at the compositional level

  • Hit Song Structure: The most popular song forms and why they work

  • Bookending Techniques: Methods for instantly hooking the listener in and leaving them wanting more

  • "D" Sections: What they are, why the're important, and how to implement them

  • Post Choruses: Types, implementation, and why they're so important

  • Infectious Hooks: Structure, types, and development

  • Sectional Hybrids: Maximizing impact and engagement by fusing elements from multiple sections into one over-the-top section

  • Dynamic Flow: Methods for taking the listener on an exciting and engaging ride

  • Genre Fusion: Creating unique and wide-reaching songs

  • Hit Song Vocals: Melody, structure, production techniques and duets

  • Lyrics: Narrative structure, nonsense lyrics, song titles, and the unique spin

  • Clever Elements & WOW Factors: Techniques that put songs over-the-top

And much more!

WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM ATTENDING THIS WORKSHOP?

  • Songwriters looking to connect with the widest possible audience while remaining true to their own unique vision

  • Producers who want cutting edge methods to shape songs into hits

  • A&R and Music Industry Professionals looking to expand their understanding of the latest hit songwriting trends and the what, how, and why behind them

  • Instrumentalists who want to cross over to writing and producing popular music

YOUR REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • Online workshop led by David Penn, Founder & Editor-In-Chief of Hit Songs Deconstructed.

  • PDF of all Workshop Materials

  • A one-month free subscription to Hit Songs Deconstructed Reports and the IMMERSION searchable database.

As a songwriter, producer, creative or A&R involved in today’s rapidly evolving music scene, it is of the utmost importance to understand both the craft and trends behind today’s hit songs.

This intensive webinar will get you writing, producing, and thinking with a hit song mentality.

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP:

"A BRILLIANT deconstruction of hit songwriting techniques."- Steve Leslie

"Unbelievable WEALTH OF KNOWLEDGE to adopt into my songwriting & productions."- Christopher Stephen Nicholas

“You combined ELEMENTS I'VE TRIED TO PUT TOGETHER through hours of studies, videos, and books into something straightforward and easily comprehendible." - Reanne Howell

“Tons of FANTASTIC TIPS and information on how to create hit songs. I learned so much!" - Brett Steelhammer

“Awesome workshop. I have never seen hit songs BROKEN DOWN IN SUCH AN ACCURATE and detailed way.” - Jerome Baylor

“There is so much you don’t know that you don’t know. This workshop helps fill that gap, and that KNOWLEDGE IS INVALUABLE.” - Bryce Dudzinski

"I’ve come away with a really SOLID UNDERSTANDING of what make hits work." - Brian Hecht

“Great event. WOULD RECOMMEND for new and experienced writers.”-Summer Edeen

“I would recommend this to producers and songwriters who want to open their mind and IMPROVE THEIR WAY OF THINKING. - Giulio Cercato

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