A Songwriter’s Masterclass with Christopher Ward

Join renowned Canadian songwriter, artist, and much-loved TV personality Christopher Ward for a live and interactive YouTube take-over event with Long & McQuade Musical Instruments.

Tune in Thursday, April 29 at 7pm EDT for Through the Creative Lens: A Songwriter’s Masterclass with Christopher Ward! Watch the livestream on YouTube here: youtu.be/ivyXy1hx1RM.

Following the April release of the award-winning single, “Black Velvet” as reimagined by the songwriter himself, featured on his new autobiographical album Same River Twice launching May 28, 2021, on Wardworks/Warner Music Canada. The session will include the story of the creation of the international hit and #1 Billboard Top 100 single, “Black Velvet” and discussion on the song writing process, including:
– opening lines, deadlines, inspiration and collaboration
– how to recognize a good idea and take it to the next level
– the joy of experimentation and the importance of daydreaming
Plus, personal anecdotes including highlights from Christopher’s interviews with some of the greatest songwriters in history and a live post-session Q&A.