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Write a song with a bandleader

Write a song with a bandleader

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English and German
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

Born and raised in Germany, I moved to the USA in 2009 to study composition, voice, and arranging at The New School University in Manhattan. I have been a bandleader of an 18-piece big band, an 11-piece swing band, and, currently a seven-piece disco/funk band. I have a large catalog of music that I wrote, produced, and arranged. I have toured with this music through the USA and Europe, and…
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What we’ll do

Learn about the intricacies of songwriting. You will broaden your understanding of lyric writing, catchy hooks, and the endless possibilities of harmonics. I will also show you how to notate and write down music, both physically and digitally. Find your own language, and turn your song into a hit. Use this opportunity to ask all the things you always wanted to know about songwriting, and take away…

What else you should know

Bring along a song or two that you have worked on—or where you got stuck. Bring your instrument of choice, pen, paper, and a good ear.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Instruments and recording

What to bring

Pen and Paper
Your own composition(in progress)
Your instrument (optional)

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Where you'll be

We will meet in my studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Amplifiers and a piano are available. If you're ready to rock out on a drum set or a horn instrument of your choice, we will visit a studio space in Williamsburg to take it to the next level.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Tue, 27th Aug    From 11:00 to 14:00.
$205 per person
6 of 6 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Bring along a song or two that you have worked on—or where you got stuck. Bring your instrument of choice, pen, paper, and a good ear.
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music lesson
Write a song with a bandleader
1 review
$205 per person
1 review
$205 per person