Advanced Song Camp - 2018

 

August 3rd-5th , 2018 |  ITINERARY COMING SOON

 

COST
NSAI Member - $525
Non-Member - $625

RECEIVE $100 OFF WHEN YOU ATTEND BOTH CAMPS THIS SUMMER
We want you to make the most out of your time in Nashville! If you attend both Song Camp and Advanced Song Camp this year, you can receive a $100 rebate! Please contact whitney@nashvillesongwriters.com to receive this offer.
 

 

ABOUT ADVANCED SONG CAMP
Good songs get heard, great songs get cut. NSAI Advanced Song Camp is designed to bring you and your writing to the next level. Features of Advanced Song Camp include: intimate instruction, one-on-one critiques, performance opportunities, and more.

APPLICATION AND REGISTRATION PROCESS
Acceptance is on a rolling admission basis, so applying early increases your chances.

Application Process: NSAI Advanced Song Camp is reserved for aspiring writers who have already achieved a high level of development. Admission to NSAI Advanced Song Camp is by application only and there is an online non-refundable application fee of $25. If you think you’ve got what it takes, process the application fee online and fill out the NSAI Advanced Song Camp application. You will need three (3) mp3s and three (3) accompanying lyric sheets. Additional details regarding requirements and needed materials are available on the application.

Acceptance Status: Upon receiving your online non-refundable application fee and the application in its entirety, your application will be reviewed and you will be contacted regarding your acceptance status.

Registration Process: If accepted into NSAI Advanced Song Camp, you will be given a registration link. You will need to secure your spot within a week of receiving the link to confirm your spot. Your $25 application fee will be put towards your NSAI Advanced Song Camp payment.
 

2018 SCHEDULE

 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 2 

 

5:45pm            Pitch to Publisher Workshop at John Seigenthaler Center 

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3 

 

8:00 – 9:00am        Breakfast / Networking

9:00 – 9:15am        Welcome / Announcements

9:15 – 10:15am        Opening Interview:

10:30 – 12:00pm Jason Blume: Warning - Your Melodies Will Never Be The Same 

12:15 – 1:15pm      Lunch – Group Co-writing   

1:30 – 2:45pm        Small Group Pitch to Publisher 

3:00 – 4:15pm        Teaching Segment - TBA

4:30 – 6:00pm        Camper Social at The Local

6:00 – 9:00pm        Writers Round at The Local 

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 4 

 

8:00 – 8:40am     Breakfast / Networking

8:40 – 8:45am     Announcements

8:45 – 10:15am   Teaching Segment: TBA

10:30 – 12:00pm Jason Blume: Top 10 Lyric Techniques

12:15 – 1:15pm  Lunch - Group Co-writing 

1:30 – 5:30pm    One on One Mentoring Sessions 

1:30 – 2:45pm   Teaching Segment:  TBA

3:00 – 4:15pm   Teaching Segment: TBA

4:30 – 5:30pm   Teaching Segment: TBA

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5 

 

8:00 – 8:40am        Breakfast / Networking

8:40 – 8:45am        Announcements

8:45 – 10:15am    Teaching Segment: TBA

10:30 – 12:00pm Jason Blume: The Anatomy of a Rewrite

12:15 – 1:15pm      Lunch -  Group Co-writing 

1:30 – 3:15pm        Small Group Song Feedback

3:30 – 5:00pm        Group Co-writing Reveals

5:00 – 6:00pm        Closing Segment

 

 JASON BLUME | WARNING - YOUR MELODIES WILL NEVER BE THE SAME, TOP 10 LYRIC TECHNIQUES, THE ANATOMY OF A REWRITE

Jason Blume is the author of 6 Steps to Songwriting Success, This Business of Songwriting, and Inside Songwriting(Billboard Books). His songs are on Grammy-nominated albums and have sold more than 50,000,000 copies. He is one of the only songwriters to have singles on Billboard’s Pop, Country, and R&B charts—all at the same time. His songs have been recorded by diverse artists from the Backstreet Boys to the Oak Ridge Boys, country star Collin Raye (6 cuts), the Gipsy Kings, John Berry’s top-10 country single “Change My Mind,” and multiple recordings by Britney Spears. 

 

Recipient of a Los Angeles area-Emmy Award, Jason’s songs have been included in films and TV shows including “Scrubs,” “Friday Night Lights,” “Assassination Games,” “The Miss America Pageant,” “The Guiding Light,” “Black or White,” Disney’s “Kim Possible,” “First Kid” and countless others. 

 

Jason has been teaching the acclaimed BMI Nashville Songwriters’ Workshops for 24 years and has presented master classes at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (co-founded by Sir Paul McCartney), the Berklee School of Music, and in more than a dozen countries. For information about his BMI Workshops, online song critique webinars, articles and more, visit www.jasonblume.com

 

 


LOCATION

Holiday Inn Nashville-Vanderbilt
2613 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
615-327-4707

*Staying at Holiday Inn Nashville-Vanderbilt is not a requirement for attendance.
 

PARKING: Hotel guest $20 plus tax daily, $24 plus tax to valet

QUESTIONS?

Call NSAI at 615-256-3354 or 800-321-6008
Email: reception@nashvillesongwriters.com