February 2020 - Songwriting Prompts

Write a song about St. Valentine

Write a song about Paris

Write a song about the movie Casablanca

Write a song about someone you love

Write a song about someone you used to love

Write a song about Rosa Parks

Write a song about the march at Selma

Write a song about “The Letter From the Birmingham Jail”

Write a song titled “I Have a Dream”

Write a song about the winter

Write a song about the coming spring

Write a song about a fireplace

Write a song in a minor key

Write a song that modulates from Major to Minor

Write a song about a snow-plow driver

Write a song about an Avalanche

Write a song about a president

Write a song about George Washington

Write a song about Abraham Lincoln

Write a song about hope

Write a song about despair

Write a song about a news article

Write a song about group-polarization

Write a song about growing up

Write a song about changing your mind

Write a song about an optimist

Write a song about a pessimist

Write a song to be performed a cappella

Write a song with three non-repeating sections

Write a song about a good day

Write a song about a bad day

Write a song about someone who is wrong

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