SONGWRITING FUN-THE-MENTALS WORKSHOP TAUGHT BY JASON STARR
June 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
All ages, Saturday, June 5 via Zoom at 4 PM
A special fundraiser workshop with a suggested donation of $25.00
Up to one hour will be spent discussing some of the basic techniques used in the art and craft of songwriting. Lyrics and song structures will be a jumping off point, from which we will visit chord progressions, melody, and other aspects of music theory which can help make any writing become lyrics, thereby becoming songs.
Jason Starr (East Meredith, NY) Jason Starr is a guitar player and singer who has been performing in the area since he arrived in Franklin with his wife and daughter in 2010. He has played venues such as the B-Side Ballroom, The Walton Theater, Castle on the Delaware, The Oneonta, Otego, Cooperstown, and Franklin Farmers Markets, and the Franklin Holiday Market. Playing solo and with bands of varying lineups, he plays in the genres of Bluegrass, Blues, Americana, The Great American Songbook, Motown… all of which he puts under the big genre umbrella of Folk Music. He is a Teaching Artist with the Creating Rural Opportunities Partnership (CROP) program in
local schools. You can find his music here: