Elements that make up a song.
It can have..
- Chord progression
- Blend of instruments
Listening – James brown track
Shouting, noises, energy, motivational, scatting, harmonies (getting you to move) no long sustained notes, punchy and staccato, rhythmic style of delivery,
Rhythm in the melody’s and music have to tie in with the instrumentation
Ideoglossia – idiosyncratic language
Different approaches to song-writing
Songwriting – 5th Oct
Writing a song around 1 chord:
Sense of chorus came from repetition of lyrics,
Lyrics used as point of interest,
Telling a story, maintain focus,
Tone and sound – of guitar, drums, vibe, groove, soloing