Mark Fisher will be teaching, hosting and instructing: INTRO TO SONGWRITING at MWCC


A course for anyone who wants to write or perform their own songs, or wants to expand their skills. Offered to students of any

experience level. Poets are welcome.


Topics to be covered: How do I start? Are you stuck in a loop? Writing with no instrument: free at last. How to make your demo.

Co-writing: their strengths, your weaknesses, 1+1 = 3. Donít lose that lyric, tricks and journaling. Ideas to break writers block,

performance tips and more.  There will be in-class workshops, at home projects, and critiques. There will be guest speakers.


Instructor: Mark Fisher has released five CDís of his songs and won 2 Worcester Music Awards in 2008.


He has been a songwriter finalist and performer at the S. Fla. Folk Festival and has written music for television, and commercial jingles.


When:  Thursday nights 7-9 pm †September 15 to October 6, 2011   $69


Where:  Mount Wachusett Community College in Gardner MA   College website:


To Register  (Follow the instructions for Noncredit Student)