Our Mission Statement: The Minnesota Association of Songwriters is a volunteer, member-supported organization. Its mission is to inspire, educate and strengthen the songwriting and performance skills of its members through seminars, workshops, review meetings, showcases and networking opportunities, while encouraging collaboration and exploration of the creative process.


Monthly Songwriting Craft Workshop. Presenter: Chad Shank. Bring your song ideas, lyrics in progress, notebook and pen. Click here for more info.

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Hello all. I have been quite busy lately with career-related business, but will post when time permits.

On that note, I'll be singing at Ginkgo Coffeehouse in St. Paul (721 Snelling Ave. N.) tomorrow evening (Wed. Oct. 16) during Open Mic. Show begins at 6:30 PM, but I won't know when I play until then. Please stop by and listen if you're in the area! Thank you.
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Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show - VARIETY PACK
Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! Lots of great songs this evening including new artist, Ted Hajnaciewicz and Manitoba's The Small Glories. And we pay tribute to fallen songwriter, David Wehane. That and cows loose in New Glar...
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Sep 10, 2019 @ 2:18pm
My name is Tony Wentersdorf. I'm a songwriter and MAS member who will be teaching a 6 week songwriting class (Songwriting Workshop) starting Sept 30 from 6:30-8 p.m. at Southwest Community School (3414 47th St / MPLS) FFI contact me at 612-872-0233 or fwentersdorf @hotmail.com.
Aug 22, 2019 @ 4:13am
I'll be at the AMPERS booth in the Education Building on Thursday, August 29 interviewing MSD member, Greg Connor, from Noon - 2 p.m. and Bruce Caswell from 6 - 7 p.m. Stop by for a good time!

Carl Unbehaun
Host, Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show
Jul 13, 2019 @ 6:32am
MAS member, Tom Peschges with his group, Double Down Daredevils, on Hastings Community TV:


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