13th Annual Songcrafting Seminar at the Bluebird Cafe
Friday, January 27th - Sunday, January 29th 2017
This unique and intimate gathering features two full days of lectures, workshops, critiques, performances, and a publisher presentation that will totally change the way you look at songwriting. To learn more about possible topics to be covered, click here.
Workshops run from 9:00-4:30 Saturday and Sunday at the Bluebird Cafe, with a break for lunch from noon to 1pm. (There are numerous restaurants nearby.) The Bluebird is set up with a nice sound system and has natural light streaming in during the day.
The seminar features lots of lectures by Steve Seskin (writer of seven #1 records), and special guests each day including hit songwriters JT Harding (Kenny Chesney “Somewhere With You") and Heather Morgan, (Brett Eldredge “Lose My Mind”), as well as a candid talk on the business of songwriting by publisher Dan Hodges. To learn more about our special guests, click here.
Friday Concert at Douglas Corner Cafe 6 pm. Tickets: $12, free for workshop participants. An ITR performance with Steve Seskin, Jamie Floyd, Cyndi Thomson, and Don Sampson.
Saturday Concert at 9:30 pm, the Bluebird Cafe. Steve, JT Harding, Heather Morgan and Don Henry. This is a benefit for Alive Hospice so it is not included in seminar price. Tickets are $20.
Cost (includes Friday night concert):
$420.00 Regular Price
$378.00 (10% discount!) Special Member Price for members of NSAI, ASCAP, BMI, TSAI, SESAC, NETN, and TAXI
Participants are encouraged to send one song for Steve to listen to. Of the songs submitted, 6-10 will be chosen to be critiqued during the seminar with an emphasis on what we can all learn from the process. One of these writers will be chosen to perform as a guest artist during the round at Douglas Corner on Friday. To submit your song, please send a lyric as well as an mp3 of the song to Phil Goldberg at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hour long one-on-one sessions with Steve will be available on Friday, January 27th and Monday, January 30th. The cost for an hour is $125. During the hour Steve can take an in depth look at two or three songs. These sessions are only available to seminar participants.
For more information or to arrange a one-on-one session with Steve, contact Phil at email@example.com or 615-298-5981.
The closest hotels are:
Hampton Inn & Suites Nashville-Green Hills
2324 Crestmoor Road
Nashville, TN 37215
Courtyard By Marriott Nashville Green Hills
3800 Bedford Avenue
Nashville TN 37215
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