Tunesmith: Inside the Art of Songwriting

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Hyperion, Sep 16, 1998 - Music - 448 pages
From the legendary pop artist who has given the American songbook an unparalleled number of unforgettable hits comes the definitive guide for aspiring songwriters.
 

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An insightful look into Jimmy Webb's career in songwriting... a little tiring in the last chapter or so when Webb kind of goes on a bit about how 'songwriters today...', and 'musicians today...', and 'back when i was...' etc... Read full review

Contents

In This Room Youll Never Make a Mistake
20
Chapter Three
37
Elements of Form
80
Chapter Five
136
Chapter
156
Chapter Seven
219
Chapter Eight
256
Chapter Nine
287
Chapter
307
Living with It
369
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