DANNY COPE

Curriculum Leader : Popular Music and Songwriting

Danny’s first instrument is Bass Guitar although he frequently performs and writes on the guitar and piano, too.

He has released 4 solo self-produced albums, worked as a session bass player for 12 years, worked as a songwriting consultant to the Open University, written as a freelance music journalist, penned the book ‘Righting Wrongs in Writing Songs’ , 'Everything You Need To Know About Setting Up A Bedroom Studio' and delivered songwriting seminars around the UK. 

He now works as a Staff Composer for Universal Publishing Production Music, and is an Apple Accredited Logic trainer whilst working as Curriculum Leader in Popular Music and Songwriting, and as Principal Lecturer in Composition at Leeds College of Music.

In addition to working as a writer, player and educator, Danny has also written and presented a tutorial DVD entitled ‘Everything You Need to Know about Setting Up a Bedroom Studio’, and writes a regular blog for Andertons Music.

 

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