Break it Down: Rhythm for Songwriters


A 7-part RHYTHM FOR SONGWRITERS course led by drummer/songwriter/educator Lisa Kacos. This course covers a variety of rhythm-related tools and techniques, starting with the basics and ending with programming a beat and accompaniment arrangement into a DAW.

This course is for you if:

  • You want to have a better understanding of rhythm and beats
  • You find yourself playing the same strum or chord patterns and want some new ideas
  • You want to explore writing in new meters and tempos but aren’t sure where to start 
  • You want to create stronger vocal and accompaniment arrangements
  • You want to learn how to arrange a drum beat for your songs
  • You are interested in using a DAW to record your own demos and want some guidance in getting started

This course is monthly & ongoing as part of our free Community Classes. Come to the Community Class every 3rd SATURDAY and have access to the replay for 48 hours after the class. Purchase the entire course to watch on your own time and as many times as you want, forever.

Rhythm for Songwriters Course includes:

  • Streamable classes
  • PDFs of class notes
  • Practice assignments for weeks 5, 6 & 7
  • GarageBand on iPad Tutorial (4 Ways to add a Beat to Your Song)
  • Logic Pro X Tutorials (Drummer, Loops, MIDI drums, Step Sequencer)

Upon purchase, you will receive a link to a Dropbox with the email you use to purchase. As each new class is added, the Dropbox will be updated.

Part 1 – Understanding the Basics
Part 2 – Meter & Phrasing
Part 3 – Arranging your Accompaniment
Part 4 – Melodies & Hooks
Part 5 – Creating a Drum Track
Part 6 – Creating a Drum Arrangement (coming December 2021)
Part 7 – Guitar and Keys Rhythm (coming January 2022)

Rhythm 5 Replay

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