—— Founder, SongADE.com
Hello, and thanks for visiting my site. My name is Brian, and here’s why you can trust my recommendations on songwriting and guidance with your music education:
- I have a B.A. in Music Theory & Composition
- I’ve been in countless bands and that toured the country
- I taught private lessons for 15 years
- I was a classroom music teacher for 6 years
- I’ve recorded albums at home and in studios
- I’ve managed the careers of local musicians
Just To See You Smile is a country song by Tim McGraw, released on August 9, 1997. It’s a great subject for analysis because it…
This is Brian from SongADE, and today’s lesson is a Songwriting Block on chord inversions. Inversions can add color, interest, and motion to your music….
Light On in the Kitchen is a country song by Ashley McBryde, released on February 24, 2023. This is a great song to analyze and…
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Brian is boundlessly creative and skilled. He’s an instrumentalist, a songwriter, and a producer. Whatever is needed, he can do it.
– Riley Miller, Musician & Software Engineer