The Songwriter’s Sauce
Number of participants
Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
About this program
In this interactive performance, participants are treated to an engaging presentation where Jamaal shares his secrets to writing a song while creating a live song in collaboration with the audience. Students will learn the basics of songwriting structure, language selection and melody production while discovering what makes the lyrics of a song memorable and infectious!
Explores thematic use of language as a portal to public speaking; supports literacy by exploring language devices such as pattern, rhyme, figurative speech and syllabic metre; explores traditional and contemporary functions of melodic language.
In person only
One 1 hour session $220 + HST
Half Day: Two 1 hour sessions $320 + HST
Full Day: Three 1 hour sessions $470