These bespoke masterclasses can run on from the songwriting workshop or is open to participants who feel this is appropriate to their needs. It includes both individual and collaborative elements depending on the groups needs. Most workshops will include; writng, performance, perfecting songs, sharing and performance. Those without musical instrument ability will be assisted by Beth and the group. Remember, this is open to pure writers as well as musicians.
This is a great workshop for all writers, from beginners to experienced. It will give an overview of songwriting and an introduction to Beth and how she writes. A lighthearted sharing environment, it can accommodate songwriters with no musical instrument experience as well as advanced players. Group participation is encouraged within the workshops, as well as participants enjoying individual focus with individually tailored components focusing on preferred techniques.
A self taught singer songwriter, Beth empathises with musicians of all abilities and is able to not only work with people with limited musical skills and advanced musicians, but also help them work together. Her path to writing songs was an inevitability after she was handed a guitar at sixteen. In her lyrics and performance you are given something raw and unadulterated. In her guitar work, something comforting and familiar. She's been running workshops since 2006 including The Hive in Shrewsbury, Scope, and community freelance projects.
Beth runs songwriting workshops from beginners right through to experienced writers who need a fresh approach or are feeling blocked. All workshops are tailored to the individuals or groups needs and vary from day workshops to two day courses. She is also available to teach one to one songwriting and/or vocal skills.
Beth runs individual lessons for songwriting, vocal and performance technique, which includes guitar or any individually required assistance she's able to offer within this field. She is fully CRB checked and happy to have parents sit in on lessons with their children if required.