Write On


Emerging Singer/Songwriter Workshop
April 2014

For seventeen years Depot Sound has been at the centre of a singer/songwriter phenomenon where artists such as Gin Wigmore, The Checks, Finn Andrews, The Naked and Famous, Kimbra and Ella Yelich-O’Connor have taken their first steps from local acclaim to the international stage.

In April, Depot Sound is running a four-day songwriting and recording workshop, over two consecutive weekends, to develop the skills and confidence of aspiring songwriters.

The first weekend will feature talks by industry experts about songwriting, vocal coaching, recording, self-promotion, and basic music business information. Speakers include Jordan Luck, Rikki Morris, Anna Coddington Julia Deans, Caitlin Smith, Chris Yong, Dave Rhodes, NZ On Air, APRA.

The following weekend, each participant will be given the opportunity to record a demo of a song they have written using the skills learnt in the workshops. The Write On! songwriting and recording workshop is suited to all aspiring singer-songwriters or duos.

April 5th and 6th – Workshops at Kerr St Artspace 

April 12th and 13th – Recording at Depot Sound

The workshop is $30 per person and covers both weekends.

Spaces are strictly limited so please contact Dave Rhodes to secure your space.

Download more information about the speakers here.