Lyrics & Lore Weekend Agenda

Thursday, January 26, 2017

 7 PM   Lyrics & Lore Welcome Reception Meet & Greet

  • Invited guests: representatives from DDMR, SMSWF, ISC, Hit Writers, Storytellers and Songwriters participating in the Lyrics & Lore Co-write.

7:30 PM   International Storyteller Beth Horner tells 30 min story to songwriters participating in the Lyrics & Lore Co-Write.

8:00 PM Co-write Groups write a song about the Story they just heard. All of the hit writers from SMSWF will be part of the co-write.  Click Here to see Hit Writers writing in the co-writes.

Friday, January 27, 2017

Breakfast at leisure

  • 6:30 AM   DM Pantry Opens
  • 7:30 AM   Song & Hearth Restaurant Opens

11 AM – 12:30 PM Songwriting Workshop for the public titled “Find the Song Inside of You” presented by Michael de Bills.

Lunch at Leisure
  • DM Pantry
  • 11 AM Song & Hearth Restaurant Opens

3 – 4 PM  International Storytelling Center Storyteller Matinee Show with Beth Horner and Bil Lepp.

4:30 – 7 PM Songwriter Rounds in the Living Room

Dinner at leisure

  • DM Pantry Closes 10 PM
  • 5 PM Song & Hearth Restaurant Opens

8 PM  Headliner Show includes International Storyteller Beth Horner’s story and the songs created by the Lyrics & Lore Co-Write with Hit Writer Groups.

10 PM – 12 Mid-Night Open Jam in The Lounge

Saturday, January 28, 2016

Breakfast at leisure

  • 6:30 AM   DM Pantry Opens
  • 7:30 AM   Song & Hearth Restaurant Opens for Breakfast

10:30 AM – Noon  Storytelling Workshop for the public titled “Mining Memories & Discovering Family Stories” presented by Beth Horner

Lunch at Leisure

  • DM Pantry
  • 11 AM Song & Hearth Restaurant Opens for Lunch

1:30 – 2:30 PM International Storytelling Center Storyteller Matinee Show with Beth Horner and Bil Lepp

3 – 4 PM  Hit Writers Brady Seals, Bryan White and Gordon Kennedy will hold a Q&A session about the songwriting and music business providing a chance for songwriters and general public to ask industry questions. They will also share story’s of their writing process.

4:30 – 7 PM Songwriters Rounds in the Living Room

  • Round 1 Aspiring Songwriters with Hit Writer Doug Johnson
  • Round 2 Aspiring Songwriters with Hit Writer Bill LaBounty
  • Round 3 Aspiring Songwriters with Hit Writer Scott Reeves

Dinner at leisure

  • DM Pantry Closes 10 PM
  • 5 PM   Song & Hearth Restaurant Opens for Dinner

8 PM – ISC Storyteller & Headliner Show featuring Brady Seals “God Bless Texas” from the bands Little Texas and Hot Apple Pie along with Bryan White “So Much for Pretending” and Gordon Kennedy  “Change The World” will be featured in  Saturday night’s concert.

10 PM – 12 Mid-night – Open Jam in The Lounge

Sunday, January 29

9:00 – 10:30 AM – Inter-Denomination Praise Service

  • Both Storytellers will do a inspirational/gospel type story 12-15 minutes
  • Praise Music by Jerry Salley, Carl Jackson, and Larry Cordle

11 AM Check Out

Click here to purchase tickets to the concerts.

Click here for more information  on Lyrics & Lore Weekend.

Click here to reserve a seat in the free workshops and performances on Fri. and Sat.

Click here to register for the SMSWF Lyrics & Lore Co-Write with Hit Writers Project

For more information, contact us at smswf@yahoo.com or call (865) 604-9066.