Section B) What a Great Song is actually made of
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What a Great Song is … Read more
Inspiration: one way it could be defined, is a newly perceived clarity or intense emotional experience about something, that not … Read more
What actually makes a song Great: a Great Song loves you so much, you love it back.
It suddenly inspires … Read more
Your body (its motions and actions) : music and lyrics could not occur without your body doing something. What it … Read more
Your mind: you use your mind to help you write and perform songs.
Your mind is very useful as … Read more
Your attention: there is another ingredient that is vital to composing music and lyrics, and that is your attention.
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Your interest: is simply the intensity of your own genuineness for wanting to experience or know about who or what … Read more
Your own instincts and intuition
Instincts are already formulated urges or responses that you use without a second thought or … Read more
Your own necessity to connect: it’s the amount of your own desire you feel you need to intend into your … Read more
Your love: it is defined here as a varying degree of unique affinity or liking for another or others, that … Read more
Your admiration: it is generated by you. It has as its essence the willingness to observe and include another or … Read more
Your emotion : your various emotions that you experience have unique characteristics to them. The same various characteristics would apply … Read more
Expanded definition of what actually makes a song GREAT: any voice or instrument makes sound vibrations which are sound… Read more
Duration : how long a sound(s) is heard for.
The sound, from an instrument or voice, could last for a … Read more
Sounds (and their quality): a song is made up of musical and lyrical sounds which generate sound waves that a … Read more
Notes and Chords : a note is a single sound played on an instrument or sung by a voice.
A … Read more
Harmony and Disharmony (Counterpoint) : one can experience an aligning and comforting type of sound using harmony.
When disharmonious musical … Read more
Rhythm, emphasis, timing, spaces & speed: when you are playing a song there are points in the song that … Read more
A fully formed Musical or Lyrical idea
Aesthetics : Aesthetics is a vital part of any musical composition.
Aesthetics is the magic and beauty … Read more
Your joy : there is a real joy in creating a Great Song.
Infusing your song with your joy gives … Read more
Making everything in a song your own–Part 1