Danny Cope

Curriculum Leader: Popular Music & Songwriting


Job title: Curriculum Leader: Popular Music & Songwriting

Courses taught: BA (Hons) Music (Popular), BA (Hons) Music (Songwriting)

Specialisms: Songwriting, Production and Bass Guitar

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’, and delivered songwriting seminars around the UK. 

He works as a Staff Composer for Universal Publishing Production Music, and spends a lot of his time writing and producing new material with developing artists. He is also an Apple Accredited Logic trainer and Curriculum Leader in Popular Music and Songwriting, and Principal Lecturer at Leeds College of Music.

3rd Year Pop Student @HenryGJBateman releases his second album 'Throwing and Catching' tomorrow! Get a behind the s… https://t.co/Q52YpJFRDn
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