Country Music Hall of Fame


Family Program: Songwriting 101: Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Style

Saturday, December 09, 2017 - 10:30am

Write a song as a group in this introductory workshop. Nashville-based performing songwriters Rachel Rodriguez and John Prestia will teach the fundamentals of songwriting, including form, imagery, and rhyme scheme. Participants will listen to a song by Tim McGraw and Faith Hill song to get the creative juices flowing. At the workshop’s end, participants will sing and record their song. Rodriguez is a multi-lingual artist and songwriter who performs and teaches throughout the Nashville area. Prestia is the longtime guitar tech for McGraw and Hill and they co-wrote “No One to Run With” for the Allman Brothers Band.  Ages 7 and up. Presented in support of the exhibit Tim McGraw & Faith Hill: Mississippi Woman, Louisiana Man.


Admission is included with Museum ticket* or Museum membership.

* Tennessee children ages 18 and under from Cheatham, Davidson, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, and Wilson counties receive free museum admission as part of Community Counts: Museum Admission Program for Locals. Up to two accompanying adults receive 25 percent off admission. Proof of residency required. For more information, please visit Community Counts or inquire at the Museum Box Office.