Let's Write A Song

Artist: Kirsten Lamb
Type: Workshop
Art Form: Music
Grade Level: 5–12
Scheduling Request

In this highly-participatory musical team building experience, students work together to create an original song through accessible and encouraging step-by-step instruction. For groups without musical experience, 60-min workshops will primarily focus on lyric writing and setting lyrics to a simple beat and melody. For groups with band or orchestral instrumental experience, extended 90-min workshops will continue deeper into composing melodies, harmonies, and a full-class arrangement of their song.

Length: 60–90 minutes
Participant Limit: 25
Curriculum Connection: English Language Arts, Collaboration

60 min workshop (for groups with or without musical experience): $175/workshop

90 min workshop (for groups with musical experience, particularly with instrumental experience such as band or orchestra classes): $250/workshop

Minimum of 3 workshops/day (unless in Boston area)

Travel fee: based upon National Standard Mileage Rate (Business)

Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing fee of $30 added to all contracts

1 reserved parking space (ideally close to an entrance or loading zone)
Large blackboard or whiteboard (with chalk or markers, and eraser)

Set-Up Time: 5 minutes
Strike Time: 5 minutes
Time needed between workshops: 10 minutes

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