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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.

Upcoming

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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Visit our MAS Artist Profiles for bios, contact info, audio samples, videos, pics, music/social links and gig schedules. 

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Join MAS to get a start or a boost with your songwriting and presentation skills, and to help mentor others in the pleasure and business of making music.

What We Do...

MAS offers many ways to explore the joys of songwriting and the creative process:

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Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show - Graduation Day
Host, Carl Unbehaun, presents a cavalcade of songs by Minnesota songwriters along with his musical musings! It's Graduation Day here at Northland College. Looking out into the hallway, your host sees the grads in their black gowns, fresh-faced and eager to face an uncertain future. Good luck to all....
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May 13, 2019 @ 3:22am
From MAS member, Chad Shank: links that will add to what we discussed in the Melody Workshop.
Great Ted Talk: https://t.co/a1F73DWzd9
Great Melody Workbook: https://t.co/Jb2sIyaflq

Search "Jimmy Kachulis Berklee" on YouTube, to find some useful videos on Melody and Harmony.
May 11, 2019 @ 3:43am
MAS Song Review Meeting
Wednesday, May 29, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Schmitt Music Center
2400 Freeway Blvd.
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
(763) 566-4560
May 11, 2019 @ 3:39am
One week to go! Don't forget, RSVP to SPNN's Annual Meeting & Awards!

JOIN US FOR SAINT PAUL NEIGHBORHOOD NETWORK'S ANNUAL MEETING & AWARDS!

TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2019
6:00PM-8:00PM

COME AND CONNECT WITH THE MISSION AND IMPACT OF SAINT PAUL'S PREMIERE
COMMUNITY MEDIA CENTER.
Apr 24, 2019 @ 4:23am
Our monthly song review meeting is tonight at the Schmitt Music Center in Edina from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. We will be in the auditorium which is straight back from the front door.

Address is:

Schmitt Music Center
Southdale Square
2906 West 66th Street
Edina, MN 55423
612-238-9930
Apr 22, 2019 @ 7:53am
Want to write a last-minute song? Minnesota HomeBrew Music Show is looking for newly-written submissions for this Thursday's show. Theme is Beatles. Songs about The Beatles, songs sounding like the Beatles, songs using a Beatles' titles. E-mail to minnesotahomebrew @gmail.com
Apr 4, 2019 @ 5:39pm
Join us at the Folk House for The Riverside, Saturday, April 6 at 7:30.
The Riverside is a melodic, harmony-driven folk group hailing from Santa Barbara, CA, founded by husband and wife Jake and Lorein Jeanson in 2012. .

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