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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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!
An enormous amount of information and tips to take away, digest and act upon!
Very engaging, high energy and motivating content and delivery. I would highly recommend to anyone.
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.
Just had an amazing mentoring session with Danny Roberts. He knows his stuff. So much for me to go away and get started on!
Wonderful uplifting day restoring faith in my path
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.
Just finished an awesome mentoring session with Charlie Charlie Dore what an inspiration you are Charlie. Thank you for all the excellent advice and guidance.
Just had an amazing mentoring session with Charlie Dore. Great suggestions and inspiration, along the lines of possibly becoming a ‘superwoman’!
Brilliant. Entertaining. Humorous. Good for business.
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.
10/10 – Excellent and superbly presented, fulfilling, educational and inspiring
So enjoyed my mentoring session with Mark Cawley yesterday – from now on I will be hanging out in bookshops looking shady – thanks mark x
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.
rocket fuel for the soul
10/10 Excellent! Really informative and enjoyable
Just when I thought it could not get any more inspirational, I have another mentoring session with Luc Floreani!
Great organisation and inspiring evening
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!
When I look back to last April, when I attended TSA’s Introduction to Songwriting, my life has changed immensely for the better
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
epic PR mentoring session with Luc Floreani last night!!!!!
Fantastic mentoring session with Martin Sutton today, thank you Martin! Great feedback as always
10/10 Thoroughly enjoyed this course, lovely group of people, fun and informative
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!
Thought the course was so good and inspiring, have signed up for the Platinum Mentoring Program!
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
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
Thank you so much for this weekend, really was such a fantastic experience. I’ve learnt so much that I wasn’t able to sleep all last night thinking about it.
I am SO totally buzzed that I took the plunge and committed to this program!
Special people. Thank you all for some beautiful and amazing times
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
Another superb mentoring session today with @lovesongwriting “I really like the emotion and honesty in the song” 🙂
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 – Well worth the travel. I would do it all over tomorrow. I feel a lot more confident now with what I’ve learned.
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 also had a great 1:1 session with Charlie Dore. Very helpful practical advice and thoroughly lovely person 🙂
Absolutely amazing, inspirational, insightful session today
Excellent thought provoking and inspirational
Such a great day enjoyed meeting everyone and learned so much!
I have had the most amazing mentoring session with Martin Sutton. So inspirational and energizing! Thank you Martin, you Rock!