Tillery Songwriting Workshop Schedule for May 2012 Announced

Gretchen Parlato, Rebecca Martin and Becca Stevens of TILLERY Songwriting Workshop Series

TILLERY that features a collaboration between Rebecca Martin, Gretchen Parlato and Becca Stevens has organized an entire weekend of Songwriting Workshops in New York City at The Jazz Gallery on Saturday, May 26th and Sunday, May 27th 2012 from 10:00am – 4:00pm on both days

30 participants will have a chance to discuss different songwriting approaches, share songs and stories in an intimate setting with the three renowned and accomplished musicians. Get ready to become inspired and meet new friends in a supportive and nurturing atmosphere.  You can expect to come away with new and interesting approaches to songwriting.


The cost of the Workshop is $500

Saturday, May 26th
(Day One)

9:30am     Students are asked to arrive at the Jazz Gallery.

10:00am – 11:00am

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Groups are formed
11:00am – 1:00pm     Songwriting session: Melody (w/ Gretchen Parlato)  Harmony (w/Becca Stevens)  Lyrics (w/Rebecca Martin)

1:00pm – 2:00pm     A catered lunch will be served.

 2:00pm – 4:00pm     Songwriting session: GROUPS ROTATE

4:15pm – 7:00pm      This is your time together with your group  “Out in NYC”! Each group will be given a location to visit, have coffee or tea and discuss your day and your process.


Sunday, May 27th
(Day Two)

9:30am     Students are asked to arrive at the Jazz Gallery

10:00am – 11:00am

  • Morning Stretch
11:00am – 1:00pm     Songwriting session: GROUPS ROTATE

1:00pm – 2:00pm     A catered lunch will be served.

 2:00pm – 4:00pm     Song performances and weekend recap

* Tillery will perform on Saturday 5/26 and Sunday 5/27 at the Jazz Gallery with sets at 9:00pm and 10:30pm “Stories and Songs – Tillery Master class Performance”.   Students will have the opportunity to sign up for one of the four evening concerts as a gift from Tillery.