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Righting my own stuff?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Samelot, Jul 27, 2005.

  1. Samelot


    Jun 23, 2005
    hi, im thinking about writing my own music. do u think it would be alright to start with a bass line. and then go from there. because im not too good at piano. or guitar.

    and do u guys know where i can find out about comosing music?
  2. SuperDuck


    Sep 26, 2000
    Well, for starters, if you can't play guitar or piano, you don't have much of a choice except to write on bass, now do you? ;)

    Songwriting, for me, has always been easier on chordal instruments. It's easy to write basslines on bass, but hard to write entire songs. That's been my experience.

    Finally, as long as you don't take exception to the name of the book, there's always "Songwriting for Dummies".
  3. Turock

    Turock Supporting Member

    Apr 30, 2000
    Actually that sounds like the perfect book for someone getting into righting and comosing music.

  4. One of the many reasons I love talkbass. :D
  5. Tash


    Feb 13, 2005
    Bel Air Maryland
  6. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    I left my stuff, just to blow minds.
  7. indeed