Mon-Fri June 25-29, Noon-3:00 pm @ Buck's Backyard (1750 S. FM 1626, Buda, TX 78610)
Live Performance by Young Songwriters is part of the lineup for Day 2 of BIGFest Sat. June 30 at Buck's Backyard, and will be broadcast live by Radio Free Texas!
12:00-1:00~Guest artists introduce themselves, play a song or two, talk about their own processes for songwriting. Young songwriters are encouraged to ask questions and interact with guest artists during this time.
1:00-2:15~Break into individual or small groups to work on new original material or edit previously written originals; guest artists and Central Texas Writing Project teacher consultants will work with young songwriters individually or in small groups to help craft chord progressions, rhyme schemes, or anything else that could use, to quote Kent Finlay, "5 more minutes" of work to make it just right!
2:15-2:50~Regroup, workshop material with other young songwriters and daily guest artists.
2:50-3:00~Break down, pack up, load out.
Camp tuition-$250 per camper*/$225 per sibling; Cost includes t-shirt, notebook, and daily workshop interaction with established Texas songwriters, including Dustin Welch; HalleyAnna; Sean Makra (Drive on Mak); Sami Serrano (Sami & the Engine); David Beck (David Beck's Tejano Weekend, Blue Healer, Sons of Fathers); Manzy Lowry (Manzy Lowry Band); and MORE!!!
For more information, or to register a young songwriter, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
*-Scholarships are available