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Performing Songwriter Essentials

Porch Board
The PorchBoard Bass is an amplified, analog low-end rhythm instrument that uses the natural technique of foot tapping to produce a player controlled bass beat with any style of music. A legitimate real-time analog instrument, the PorchBoard is readily accepted in the live concert venue. The PorchBoard player controls the style, tempo and volume in accordance with their natural inclinations, allowing performers who interact with their audiences and other musicians to play with heartfelt intimacy and with a natural beat that many desire.
Music Pad Pro
MusicPad Pro Plus • Size: 13.3" x 9.9" x 1.8" (just over 4 lbs.) • Easy-to-read, low glare, touch screen • 12.1" TFT LCD back-lit, color display eliminates need for external music stand lighting • Resolution: 1024 x 768 • 64MB Flash memory, 128MB RAM • 64MB Flash memory module • Video out • Audio out • AC power and rechargeable battery • 2 USB ports (1 host, 1 device) • Built-in jack for foot pedal • Store your entire music library • Download over 90,000 digital music scores already formatted for the MusicPad Pro Plus from • Scan your music library into a computer and then convert • Fully annotative with zoom in and zoom out feature while writing • Add or erase rehearsal marks and notations • Easy-to-read personal on screen color notes • Extensive library of notation symbols • Text annotation via a virtual keyboard • Half-page turn option for look-ahead viewing in portrait mode • Two-page display in landscape mode • Remote easy page turning • Audio Player for MIDI • File browser and quick search • Expanded play list capability • 1-year limited warranty
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The Songwriters Blueprint
The Songwriter’s Blueprint is truly a one-of-a-kind songwriting tool that contains the secrets many great songwriters use when developing their hit songs! This seven page document is printed on actual blueprint paper and comes packaged in a blueprint tube. Formatted similar to a flowchart or template, The Songwriter’s Blueprint comes complete with pre-designed boxes for you to fill in with creative information as each step calls for until completing the process of writing a song. The steps include: creating a title, focusing the titles meaning, plotting your storyline, outlining, brainstorming 12 unique categories, writing your first draft, improving it, and completing your song with the checklist provided. The Blueprint process helps you organize your creative thoughts, and focus them so you can communicate yours songs message clearly and effectively just as you intended. All in one space.
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