Let's Write A Song Music


Let's Write A Song

Artist: Kirsten Lamb
Type: Workshop|Residency
Art Form: Music
Grade Level: 5–12
Scheduling Request

In this highly-participatory musical team building experience, students work together to create an original song through accessible and encouraging step-by-step instruction. For groups without musical experience, 60-min workshops will primarily focus on lyric writing and setting lyrics to a simple beat and melody. For groups with band or orchestral instrumental experience, extended 90-min workshops will continue deeper into composing melodies, harmonies, and a full-class arrangement of their song.

Program available in person.

Length: 60–90 minutes
Audience Limit: 25
Curriculum Connection: English Language Arts, Collaboration, Music Writing

Minimum of 2 workshops per day (exceptions in Boston area)

60 min workshop:

2 Workshops: $500
Additional or Post Performance Workshops: $200

90 min workshop:

2 Workshops: $700
Additional or Post Performance Workshops: $300

Residency Workshops: $150-$350
What is a residency?

Travel: $75 per day
Pricing may vary for weekends/out-of-school time
Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts


1 reserved parking space (ideally close to an entrance or loading zone)
Large blackboard or whiteboard (with chalk or markers, and eraser)

A teacher in the room to support artist and address student needs.

Set-Up Time: 10 minutes
Strike Time: 10 minutes
Time needed between workshops: 10 minutes

More From Kirsten Lamb