Today I challenged myself to produce a new track in a couple of hours. I had no lyrics, no music to start with. And then I wrote this song, based on Isaiah 53.
5 Tips for Fast Songwriting
Is there a secret to writing songs fast? Here’s how I did it at least.
- Don’t be a perfectionist
- Write within your comfort zone
- Keep it simple (stupid)
- Set a cutoff time/deadline
- Publish it before you can change your mind
That’s really it. So here you are, listening to a piece that was created within a couple of hours after work.
My secret is God, my might and strength, my Father who lives.