Wednesday, February 26th, 6-8 pm
STORYTELLING THROUGH SONGWRITING
We all have a story to tell. How can you tell it through the lens of a song or a poem? Join Berklee Professor and respected singer/songwriter Susan Cattaneo in a workshop on creativity, inspiration and imagery.
In this session, we’ll explore the tips and tricks that songwriters use to generate lyrical and musical ideas. This hands-on workshop will provide you with specific writing techniques so you can tell your own story through song or poetry. Creative writers at any level are welcome. Come prepared to write!
Tickets only $20!
Date: Wednesday, February 26th 6 – 8 pm
Location: Cape Cod Media Center, 17 Shad Hole Rd., Dennisport
The class is limited to 25, so don’t wait to RSVP!
Susan Cattaneo is one of Boston’s most respected singer-songwriters. Respectful of tradition, but not bound by it, Susan blends rock, folk and blues with a healthy dose of country. Call it New England Americana with a twang.
Susan has been teaching songwriting at the Berklee College of Music for over 15 years and performed all over New England with Western Mass trio The Boxcar Lilies.
In 2018, she was nominated for Best Americana Artist in the Boston Music Awards, and she performed and won the Connecticut Folk Festival. Her latest album The Hammer and The Heart charted #1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart and yielded a #1 song on folk radio and a top 10 album of 2017. The album reflects her love for collaboration the record features 40 local and national artists including Mark Erelli, The Bottle Rockets, Bill Kirchen, Jennifer Kimball, Dennis Brennan and Jenee Halstead just to name a few.
Over the past three years, she was an Emerging Artist at Falcon Ridge Folk Festival and a finalist or winner at some of the country’s most prestigious songwriting and music contests including: Kerrville’s New Folk Contest (2018 and 2015), the Philadelphia Songwriters Project and at the Wildflower Festival Songwriters Contest, the International Acoustic Music Awards, the Independent Music Awards, the 5 Unsigned Only Song Contest, the USA Songwriting Competition, the Mountain Stage New Song Contest and the Mid-Atlantic Song Contest.