Lyric Writing Video + Activity: Free Write

Lyric writing is a beautiful part of the music creation process because it allows musicians to give words to the emotions, feelings, and thoughts being conveyed in their song. Lyrics are often the element of a song that listeners (musicians and non-musicians alike) connect to. The process of writing lyrics can be deeply personal and profound.

Where to find key skills in the video:

1:16 - Five guiding principles

2:00 - Free writing exercise

2:50 - Sharing exercise

3:56 - How to use Lyric Writing Activities


Free Write Activity