Songwriting Course—the Muse, Music & Magic

Songwriting Course—the Muse, Music & Magic

Carol is excited to announce a new songwriting course for fall 2018. Dates: Tuesday evenings 7:00–9:30 pm Sept. 18–Oct. 23, 2018 Location: 295 Avenue Road, Newmarket, Ontario Cost: $225 Maximum: 8 participants Do you have something you’d like to express in a song? Would you like to start writing your own songs in a supportive environment? Are you an experienced songwriter interested in being challenged to try new song forms and methods? Would...

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Stewart Park Festival Songwriting Contest

Stewart Park Festival Songwriting Contest

It’s the 200th Anniversary of the Perth Military Settlement and the Stewart Park Festival is participating in the celebration by sponsoring a songwriting contest. We are delighted to have our song “Keep the Lantern Lit” chosen for the special commemorative CD for the Stewart Park Festival this year. We will be in a workshop on Saturday, July 16 at the festival performing our song with other selected songwriters. Look for us at...

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Young Mothers Songwriting Workshops

Young Mothers Songwriting Workshops

Carol was privileged to lead songwriting workshops with young Mothers in Winter and Spring 2015 at the Rose of Sharon, Newmarket with the support of Ontario Arts Council and SOCAN. We had lots of fun writing new songs for babies and adults and recording them. Thanks to all the participants in this program and the wonderful staff at Rose of Sharon. Here’s one of the songs they wrote: “Two-Way Track” by Sydney &...

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Great American Song Contest Finalist!!

Great American Song Contest Finalist!!

  Hey folks, I’m excited to tell you that two of my songs were selected as Finalists in the Great American Song Contest!! “Drinkin’ in the Afternoon” and “One Less Kitty” both made the finalist list in their respective categories (singer-songwriter and specialty).  There were over 1500 entries, 50 winners and 100 finalists so I’m pretty happy to make it to the list. If you haven’t heard our...

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Nuggets and High Grade

Nuggets and High Grade

In addition to being a musician and songwriter, David K. Joyce has is also a mineral collector and dealer! In the last number of years, David has, for some unfathomable reason, written increasing numbers of songs about mining and mineral collecting! By popular demand, he decided it was about time to do something with them.  David’s album Nuggets and High Grade contains amusing, technically correct, field collecting-oriented songs about...

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