Lesson 12: How to Produce a Song

In lesson 12 at Recording Connection Advanced Audio Engineering and Music Production school, you will be covering some music theory and music fundamentals.

Section One: Rhythm

Here you will discover important concepts in rhythm such as time signatures, note values, and tempo.

Section Two: Song Structure

In this section, you will be going over some very commonly used song structure styles that will help you understand how songs of different genres are put together.

Section Three: Song Arrangement

The overall purpose for this section is to help you think more like a producer. Here you will be learning how to focus on particular elements of a song to help with a song’s overall feel and keep it interesting to a listener. Song arrangement is essential in creating a unique sound for an artist, group or band. You will be overviewing the topics of melody, lyrics, instrumentation, and practice.