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Song Worksheet: Outline

Song Worksheet: Outline

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A song outline can help guide your lyric and get you to the crux of what you’re trying to say.

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Song Outline PDF Worksheet

More Songwriting Worksheets


  • Song Worksheet & Instructions: Song Idea & Rhyme – an adaptation of Pat Pattison’s songwriting methodology, these worksheets provide instructions and a template to outline your song idea and guides you through finding key words for your song, and rhyme options using a rhyming dictionary.
  • Song Worksheet: Song Idea & Rhyme – Same worksheets as above, but without the instructions. Once you’ve done it, or if you just need some worksheets, these are easy to print to get a song started!
  • Song Worksheet: Analysis – handy worksheet to help you understand the ins and outs of a song by breaking it down into key elements. Pick a song you like and see what makes it tick!
  • Song Worksheet: Easy Critique – I use this to self-critique, and it’s a simple tool for hanging with other songwriters and doing critiques for feedback that keep the conversation on point. It uses a number system and helps guide the conversation around key song craft elements.


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