Held at the prestigious south London venue The Bedford, our monthly music night is your chance to perform, meet other serious writers, artists and producers and get known in the music business. The Bedford is one of London’s most renowned live music venue with a top of the range sound system, mixing desk and stage piano.
Open mic slots are allocated when you arrive, so the sooner you get there, the sooner you play. We only have a limited number of places so we advise you get there as soon after 6:30pm as possible as this is a really popular night!
Please email email@example.com to reserve your place on the guest list. Entry is free but places are limited as this night is insanely popular!
Please check back regularly for any date & venue changes so that you don’t miss out!
The day went far too quickly
Thank you Martin Sutton for your continued excellent support during the monthly 1:1’s, general encouragement, and kicks up the rear to keep on improving.
It is an amazing academy you have established with a true ethos of care and support coming straight from the top and filtering down through its ever increasing family – I am so proud to be part of it !
Thank you so much for an amazing Platinum year !- I have loved every minute or it, have learnt so much and feel very excited for 2018.
If I hadn’t have come I don’t think I would have believed in myself. you and the course have inspired me and sparked something inside of me to pursue my dream.
Wonderful uplifting day restoring faith in my path
Feeling so blessed to be a part of this songwriting family! Thank you for creating this wonderful community, a place for us all to be creative, passionate, supportive and talented!
I’ve finally found myself and my confidence has come back! That is down to what The Songwriting Academy has done for me and given me the boost I needed. I can’t thank you enough
The passion of all the lecturers was amazing to see. The sharing of their life experiences that enabled them to get a career in the industry was inspirational and has made me reinforce in my mind it’s truly possible for me!
10/10 Thoroughly enjoyed this course, lovely group of people, fun and informative
Thanks for a great day & for inspiring me to #makeithappen along with discovering some crazy improve skills!
Just completed my first mentoring session with Mr Martin Sutton … got direction .. critique ..structure .. ongoing goals and targets …lots of advice and a real motivation boost !!! AWESOME !!!
10/10 – The one day course far exceded my expectations. Full of useful information backed up by eveidence. Would highly recommend to anyone interested in the process of writing a song
Just when I thought it could not get any more inspirational, I have another mentoring session with Luc Floreani!
Finished yet another epic, inspiring and all round fantastic 1-2-1 with the awesome Luc Floreani So exited for the plans we’ve got cooking up…
Great first mentoring session with Martin. Really encouraging, helpful in establishing focus and with so many things to takeaway.
Had a great and informative mentoring session with Mark Cawley, nice guy, had some interesting left of field ideas for me to try. Thanks Mark
Absolutely amazing, inspirational, insightful session today
When I look back to last April, when I attended TSA’s Introduction to Songwriting, my life has changed immensely for the better
l’ll never forget this songwriting experience. I’ve learned so much from everyone. It was great meeting all these talented lovely people
I’m so freaking excited to be on this songwriting retreat!! Have written with some awesome people so far and have created some beautiful songs already! Yesterday’s was incredibly emotional
Just had an amazing mentoring session with Danny Roberts. He knows his stuff. So much for me to go away and get started on!
Very engaging, high energy and motivating content and delivery. I would highly recommend to anyone.
An enormous amount of information and tips to take away, digest and act upon!
Just had my first mentoring session with Martin Sutton, what an amazing experience, so grateful and ready to face my first exercise. Thank you Martin.
Fantastic mentoring session with Martin Sutton today, thank you Martin! Great feedback as always
Brilliant. Entertaining. Humorous. Good for business.
Great organisation and inspiring evening
I was going to write “you can’t beat Martin Sutton”, but that would sound all wrong. 🙂 So just saying am very happy with mentor session from Superstar Sutton. Virtual hugs all round.
10/10 Excellent! Really informative and enjoyable
Dominic King… Absolutely Inspirational!!!! Almost did not take up this session, wanted to play it save, but thank God I didn’t !!! Risk aversion you’re a bloody thief. Thanks
Great atmosphere and great for meeting other writers
Feeling thoroughly inspired after a mind-blowing chat with Luc Floreani of Floreani Management. So thankful that he’s willing to share his enthusiasm and give me some new ideas.
I am SO totally buzzed that I took the plunge and committed to this program!
Amazing and inspiring to be around wonderful like-minded people who live, breathe and love music like I do
epic PR mentoring session with Luc Floreani last night!!!!!
10/10 – Well worth the travel. I would do it all over tomorrow. I feel a lot more confident now with what I’ve learned.
Another incredible mentoring session with Charlie Dore tonight! Really great feedback. So so much to work on and a good challenge but excited to get working on it!
Great mentoring session with Luc Floreani last night! Really encouraging and so many good tips for upcoming events!
Absolutely brilliant! Informative, fun, engaging, great opportunity to network with like-minded people. Great atmosphere!
10/10 – I really enjoyed the day and look forward to the Bootcamp