We are delighted to announce that Professor Pat Pattison of Berklee College of Music will address ICMP’s 2017 Songwriting Education Conference as Keynote Speaker.

Professor Pattison is a world leader in songwriting education. In addition to his four books, he has developed five online courses for Berklee Online, and more than 800,000 students have enrolled in his online course, Songwriting: Writing the Lyric, since its first run in 2013.

He has written over fifty articles for various magazines and blogs and has chapters in both The Poetics of American Song Lyrics (University Press of Mississippi) and the Handbook on Creative Writing (Edinburgh University Press).

Professor Pattison will also chair a panel on teaching lyric writing and perform at the Songwriter’s Circle at Proud Camden along with the Heads of Songwriting from ICMP, LIPA, Leeds College of Music and Belmont University Nashville. 

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