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Published: 2/5/2009

Songwriters Hall of Fame Winter Workshops Announced!

Eric Beall Will Be Guest Speaker at Networking Group Meeting
Tuesday, February 3rd, 6 - 8:30 PM Open to all! A free event!
Featuring a special presentation at 6:30 PM by Eric Beall / A&R Shapiro Bernstein on the release of his new book, "The Billboard Guide To Writing and Producing Songs That Sell".  Eric will share some of the ideas and strategies in the text followed by a Q & A session.  There will be books on hand at a discount for SongHall and affiliated members! Location: SHETLER STUDIO, 244 West 54th St., 12th Fl., Penthouse #2 (Bdwy & 8th Ave.)

Below is the first wave in the schedule of SongHall workshops to help warm the winter months:
SongHall Writers Workshop "A"
8 Sessions / 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM / Wednesdays Classes meet on February 4, 11. 18. 25 & March 4, 11, 18, 25 LOCATION: Penthouse at SHETLER STUDIOS, 244 West 54th St., 12th Floor (Bdwy & 8th Ave) Workshop Goal: To strengthen the songwriting skill set and bring the emerging writer closer to the music industry through workshop sessions with hit songwriters and industry professionals in publishing, music licensing and A&R. * Pre-Registration for Workshop "A" is required, and all information is on the downloadable application.
Bernadette O'Reilly - Music Licensing for TV & Film / New Talent / Breaking Records Indie Label
Marcy Drexler - Music Licensing / Publisher / SongHall Music Business Instructor
Steven Lunt - VP A & R Atlantic Records
David Gray - Zomba / Jive Creative Director / Songwriter
Songwriters: Martin Briley (Celine Dion ) Dana Calitri (Daughtry)
Download Application: http://songhall.org/forms/SongShopsAppWinter09.pdf

The Songwriter In The Recording Studio
LOCATION: PLANET STUDIOS, 244 West 54th St., Suite 800A (Bdwy & 8th Ave) Saturday, March 7th, 2009 10 AM - 5:00 PM /1 Day Intensive Workshop This 1 day intensive workshop led by instructor David Greenberg will be held in a recording studio, and will focus on many aspects of the recording process as it directly relates to the songwriter. 
Download Application: http://songhall.org/forms/WriterStudioAppWinter09.pdf

This Songwriting Business
1 Day Intensive / 10AM-5PM / Saturday, March 28th, 2009 LOCATION: Penthouse at SHETLER STUDIOS, 244 West 54th St.,12th Floor (Bdwy & 8th Ave) Workshop Goal: Marcy Drexler will cover the "must know" information every songwriter needs to manage, negotiate, make informed decisions, and succeed in this BUSINESS called MUSIC!
Download Application: http://songhall.org/forms/SongBusinessAppWinter09.pdf

Contact pbliss@songhall.org and our http://songhall.org/ website for more information regarding all workshops and SongHall programs. Below is a direct link to information about our 2009 winter programs:ww.songhall.org/news/entry/732">http://www.songhall.org/news/entry/732