A jumping-off point for lyric writing. Using this photograph of a phone booth, explore what an image like this could mean to you before turning your ideas into a song.
Lesson content and presentation by Brian Docherty.
The City Music schools outreach project is funded by the Youth Music Initiative.
Part of the Tolbooth’s music development programme.
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