ICMP Introduces New Songwriting Course

London's Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (ICMP) is launching a groundbreaking new songwriting couorse sponsored by Columbia Records.

The Professional Diploma In Songwriting is a one-year, highly practical course covering the skills and knowledge required to develop raw songwriting talent into a professional career.

The course is delivered in London by the ICMP´s peerless teaching faculty which includes professional songwriters, musicians and industry experts. Once enrolled, students will cover all aspects of their craft, including:

Development of musicianship

Songwriting, song selection and presentation

Marketing, promotion and publishing

Music business - how to work the industry to your advantage

Live and recorded performance, including working with producers

The course starts in September 2009. For further details and how to apply contact ICMP directly as places are limited, on email at enquiries@icmp.co.uk or call 020 7328 0222.