WriteGirl was recently featured in the Hollywood Reporter for the songwriting workshop that joined mentees and professional songwriters to put music to their words. Read the full article at hollywoodreporter.com
WriteGirl Teams Pro Songwriters With Local Youth to Create Original Music
The organization recently hosted a workshop pairing women who've written hits for the likes of Demi Lovato with underserved teen girls looking to find their own voice.
Louise Goffin knows something about songwriting factories, being the child of two legendary Brill Building songsmiths. But on Grammy weekend, she was taking part in a different kind of musical production line, as about 80 teenage girls cranked out lyrics in a conference room at The Huntington in San Marino, Calif.
Sitting under a balloon that marked her as one of 13 professional singer/songwriters who would put music to and perform some of the girls’ songs, Goffin hunkered down with one aspirant after another, helping them figure out which lines from their sometimes epic lyric sheets might make for a chorus.