Songwriting Sundays: Taking From The Greats of Classic Country
- School of Music workshop
*THIS IS AN ONLINE CLASS*
Some of the greatest songs can be traced back to classic country songwriters like Dolly Parton, Willie Nelson, Guy Clark and so many others. Join Country/Americana songwriter Jobi Riccio on a deep dive of the songwriting techniques used in many of these timeless songs, exploring the idea of what makes a song “classic”, and workshopping your own country tunes!
This workshop will be held Sunday, Oct. 4th from 2:00-4:00pm.
Please note: Pre-sales are highly encouraged! Sales end 15 minutes before the workshop begins. 3 students are required for this workshop to meet. If a workshop is cancelled due to low enrollment, you will be notified and receive a full refund.
Jobi Riccio is a songwriter and performer from Denver, Colorado. Inspired by artists ranging from Buck Owens to Joni Mitchell, and the bluegrass community she came of age in, she writes songs that meld classic country sounds with modern sensibilities. She has received acclaim for her writing, including being awarded the 2019 Lee Villiare Scholarship from her alma mater Berklee College of Music, winning the 2019 NewSong Music Competition, and being named a finalist in the 2018 Rocky Mountain Folks Festival Songwriter’s Showcase. Her Debut EP “Strawberry Wine” is an ode to the women of country music she grew up singing along to in her bedroom, and is streaming everywhere now.