Melody Driven Songwriting

Julie Keltonic

Episode 2

Welcome to the Rustic Songbird Podcast!

 A show created with you in mind, and dedicated to those who want to learn more about the craft of songwriting. 

I'm excited to introduce you to today's guest. She is one of my favorite people to co-write with, and always comes up with some amazing melodies! Julie Keltonic shares helpful tips for melody driven songwriting, where the music leads the direction of the song. 

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Melody Driven Songwriting with Julie Keltonic podcast interview

What We Talk About:

  • How to tell if you're stronger at lyrics or melody songwriting
  • Tips for building a great melody for a song
  • Encouragement for new writers and seasoned writers

Stuff You're Going to Want to Check Out:

In this episode, Julie recommends joining NSAI (Nashville Songwriters Association International).  Here is a link to more information, as well as other resources you may find helpful.

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