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Here are some important documents you’ll want to read before attending SongStudio 2017: 2017 Workshop Schedule “What To Expect” Pamphlet Writing Your Own Song Charts (how-to guide) Article: Janis Ian […]

Getting Ready for SongStudio: Important Documents!

Here are some important documents you’ll want to read before attending SongStudio 2017: 2017 Workshop Schedule “What To Expect” Pamphlet Writing Your Own Song Charts (how-to guide) Article: Janis Ian […]

Marghie Evans is managing partner at Do Write Music, where she oversees publishing administration for various songwriters including Felix Cavaliere, Gillian Welch, Bobby Pinson, Ira Dean, Connie Smith and Marty […]

Marghie Evans

Marghie Evans is managing partner at Do Write Music, where she oversees publishing administration for various songwriters including Felix Cavaliere, Gillian Welch, Bobby Pinson, Ira Dean, Connie Smith and Marty […]

Montreal-born recording artist, intrinsic rocker DANIELLE DUVAL hit Toronto with the launch of her debut ep, L’étranger, featuring the track “You’re The One That I Want” which aired on David […]

Danielle Duval

Montreal-born recording artist, intrinsic rocker DANIELLE DUVAL hit Toronto with the launch of her debut ep, L’étranger, featuring the track “You’re The One That I Want” which aired on David […]

James Linderman works at the jameslinderman music lesson studio in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada. He teaches guitar, piano, bass and music theory as well as contemporary songwriting and film composition, in […]

James Linderman

James Linderman works at the jameslinderman music lesson studio in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada. He teaches guitar, piano, bass and music theory as well as contemporary songwriting and film composition, in […]

Liam Titcomb grew up completely immersed in art – his father was a folk singer and songwriter himself – practically splitting his time between being backstage and at school. Falling […]

Liam Titcomb

Liam Titcomb grew up completely immersed in art – his father was a folk singer and songwriter himself – practically splitting his time between being backstage and at school. Falling […]

by Blair Packham, SongStudio Program Director I recently ran into a songwriter who told me proudly, “I’ve written over a thousand songs.” This writer is talented. I’ve heard her songs, and […]

Don’t Count Your Songs – Make Your Songs Count

by Blair Packham, SongStudio Program Director I recently ran into a songwriter who told me proudly, “I’ve written over a thousand songs.” This writer is talented. I’ve heard her songs, and […]

We are thrilled to announce that we will be hosting a private screening of the new documentary “The Last Songwriter” at SongStudio 2017.  But wait, it gets even better – […]

“The Last Songwriter” Private Screening

We are thrilled to announce that we will be hosting a private screening of the new documentary “The Last Songwriter” at SongStudio 2017.  But wait, it gets even better – […]

SongStudio is pleased to announce award-winning Canadian songwriter Stan Meissner will be joining this summer’s workshop faculty, as a songwriting coach, as well as in his current capacity as President […]

Stan Meissner

SongStudio is pleased to announce award-winning Canadian songwriter Stan Meissner will be joining this summer’s workshop faculty, as a songwriting coach, as well as in his current capacity as President […]

A Video Series spotlighting past participants… and a Video Series spotlighting past SongStudio faculty

Videos of Past Faculty and Participants

A Video Series spotlighting past participants… and a Video Series spotlighting past SongStudio faculty

2017 SongStudio Guest Speakers and Faculty
  • Marghie Evans is managing partner at Do Write Music, where she oversees publishing administration for various songwriters including Felix Cavaliere, Gillian Welch, Bobby Pinson, Ira Dean, Connie Smith and Marty […]

    Marghie Evans

    Marghie Evans is managing partner at Do Write Music, where she oversees publishing administration for various songwriters including Felix Cavaliere, Gillian Welch, Bobby Pinson, Ira Dean, Connie Smith and Marty […]

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  • Montreal-born recording artist, intrinsic rocker DANIELLE DUVAL hit Toronto with the launch of her debut ep, L’étranger, featuring the track “You’re The One That I Want” which aired on David […]

    Danielle Duval

    Montreal-born recording artist, intrinsic rocker DANIELLE DUVAL hit Toronto with the launch of her debut ep, L’étranger, featuring the track “You’re The One That I Want” which aired on David […]

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  • James Linderman works at the jameslinderman music lesson studio in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada. He teaches guitar, piano, bass and music theory as well as contemporary songwriting and film composition, in […]

    James Linderman

    James Linderman works at the jameslinderman music lesson studio in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada. He teaches guitar, piano, bass and music theory as well as contemporary songwriting and film composition, in […]

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  • Liam Titcomb grew up completely immersed in art – his father was a folk singer and songwriter himself – practically splitting his time between being backstage and at school. Falling […]

    Liam Titcomb

    Liam Titcomb grew up completely immersed in art – his father was a folk singer and songwriter himself – practically splitting his time between being backstage and at school. Falling […]

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  • SongStudio is pleased to announce award-winning Canadian songwriter Stan Meissner will be joining this summer’s workshop faculty, as a songwriting coach, as well as in his current capacity as President […]

    Stan Meissner

    SongStudio is pleased to announce award-winning Canadian songwriter Stan Meissner will be joining this summer’s workshop faculty, as a songwriting coach, as well as in his current capacity as President […]

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  • SongStudio is pleased to announce the return of Steven Page as part of our faculty for the 13th annual summertime songwriting workshop, taking place at the Royal Conservatory of Music […]

    Steven Page

    SongStudio is pleased to announce the return of Steven Page as part of our faculty for the 13th annual summertime songwriting workshop, taking place at the Royal Conservatory of Music […]

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  • Grammy-nominated songwriter Shelly Peiken has been a prolific, behind-the-scenes force in the music business for more than two decades. Her songs have sold in excess of 50 million records. She […]

    Shelly Peiken

    Grammy-nominated songwriter Shelly Peiken has been a prolific, behind-the-scenes force in the music business for more than two decades. Her songs have sold in excess of 50 million records. She […]

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  • Born in 1959, Blair Packham began writing songs at the age of seventeen.  After playing in a few cover bands, Blair landed a job with Toronto recording studio Comfort Sound, […]

    Blair Packham, Program Director

    Born in 1959, Blair Packham began writing songs at the age of seventeen.  After playing in a few cover bands, Blair landed a job with Toronto recording studio Comfort Sound, […]

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  • Allister Bradley is a singer/songwriter and record producer/engineer who has pushed himself to become a better songwriter with every passing year, and the results have shown in the quality of […]

    Allister Bradley, Technical Director

    Allister Bradley is a singer/songwriter and record producer/engineer who has pushed himself to become a better songwriter with every passing year, and the results have shown in the quality of […]

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  • Performing and writing songs since he was a Toronto teen in the 60’s, Bill McKetrick has shared the stage and the studio with an impressive array of top bands and […]

    Bill McKetrick, Operations Director

    Performing and writing songs since he was a Toronto teen in the 60’s, Bill McKetrick has shared the stage and the studio with an impressive array of top bands and […]

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