Masters Degree in Songwriting

  Bath Spa University Songwriters’ Centre Can’t wait until the Festival returns in 2015, or want to develop your... 

Songwriting tutors 2012

  House band rehearsal 2008 2012 tutors Iain Archer Jez Ashurst Boo Hewerdine Andy White Production Abner Perez House... 

Eddi Reader – special guest 2010

We were delighted to welcome Eddi as our 2010 special guest tutor.  Read More →

SWF in the Sunday Times

Sunday Times journalist David joined us for the week We had a lovely write-up in the Sunday Times this week from journalist (and... 

Chris Difford – special guest SWF2009

Chris and Boo answered questions from the audience about the craft of lyric-writing (UK Songwriting Festival 2009). On the Thursday... 

Richard Thompson – Guest songwriting tutor 2008

Richard Thompson performs ‘Cold Kisses’ at the 2008 Festival.  Read More →

Teaching songwriting with a Mac

I occasionally get asked, by Festival songwriters  Read More →