CALENDAR

San Rafael WIP

Online

WCS San Rafael Zoom Songs in Progress First Thursday of the Month

This is a non-judges event, and we will limit it to one song each (unless we have fewer than 10). This will be a Songwriter “Nashville” Style Round and we’ll talk about the song before and after.

Please email Margaux and let her know if you would like to attend! Space is limited to 10 songwriters.

We also welcome people who just want to listen and enjoy connecting with other songwriters.

The ZOOM meeting will start at 6:45pm to check in, mingle (virtually of course) and be ready to start at 7:00PM, so please be on ZOOM and ready. Margaux Joy DeNador margauxjoy@denador.com

Contra Costa WIP

Online

Come Join Us ONLINE! Members and Non-Members welcome Play your song (live or recorded) in a casual supportive environment. Please join us and receive honest thoughtful feedback from our talented local songwriting community.

Please bring your own lyric sheets and kindly email Laurazucker212@gmail.com to let her know you will be attending!

Song Evaluation with Melissa Harding

Online

Melissa Harding is a classically trained vocalist with a background in musical theatre with an expertise in various vocal styles. She was on a world tour with rock band Sixx:A.M. for many years, as well as serving as vocal coach to lead singer James Michael. She did backing vocals for the bands two 2016 albums “Prayers for the Damned” and “Prayers for the Blessed” and continues her work as a session singer/vocalist performing and recording regularly. She is an active songwriter, currently creating the book/score for her first original musical, and she recently premiered her first one woman Cabaret in LA. http:// www.melissahardingmusic.com .

Receive valuable feedback for development AND have the possibility of your song being one of 2 selected to compete in our FINALS this July. 3 songs from our FINALS have the opportunity to play at our Sunset Concert during the Annual Conference in September.

Previous winners may submit only if space is available.

$10 PURCHASE YOUR SPOT HERE https://www.westcoastsongwriters.org/store 15 SPOTS AVAILABLE SUBMIT YOUR SONG to poppy@westcoastsongwriters.org WCS Members only, one song only, attach your MP3/song file and paste your lyric into the body of your email. In subject line put: Melissa Harding Evaluation. Please do not send links as we have to upload the songs. DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR SONG IS NO LATER THAN MAY 7TH. RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP OR JOIN HERE: https://www.westcoastsongwriters.org/membership

Redwood City WIP

Online

Redwood City Chapter Online WIP through Zoom - Sundays, 4:45 and 6:30.

Tap into the hive’s creative and supportive feedback of your work in progress. Space is limited to 6 songwriters per meeting so please RSVP/ASAP:) to mona@momusic.org.

We need musical healing now more than ever!

2021 dates January 10, 4:45 and 6:30 February 7, 4:45 and 6:30 March 7, 4:45 and 6:30 April 11, 4:45 and 6:30 May 16, 4:45 and 6:30 June 13, 4:45 and 6:30

Songscreening with Ryan Gaines

Online

Ryan Gaines has worked in the entertainment industry since 2001 in the fields of film development and production as well as music supervision and licensing. His supervision work started with Spring Aspers at Island Def Jam and grew into an in-house position at Walt Disney Studios (Disney, Touchstone, Miramax) spanning a variety of genres and formats from major motion picture releases to independent art-house films and documentaries. Independent since 2012, Ryan gained notoriety in his previous licensing company, Platform Music Group, and left to form his solo effort of Mutiny Recordings in 2017. His renewed focus on a one-stop vintage catalog and influential contemporary artists has resulted in numerous high-profile placements in global and national marketing campaigns, acclaimed TV shows, and feature films.

SUBMIT YOUR SONG to poppy@westcoastsongwriters.org Only 15 Spots Available $10 Purchase your spot HERE: https://www.westcoastsongwriters.org/store

WCS Members only, one song only, attach your MP3/song file and paste your lyric into the body of your email. In subject line put: Ryan Gaines Screening Please do not send links as we have to upload the songs. DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR SONG IS NO LATER THAN MAY 11TH. RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP OR JOIN HERE: https://www.westcoastsongwriters.org/membership