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Time For Your Hobby

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Mar 2020

Ep.81 Pen To Paper, Voice To Ears (Elissa - Song Writer And Singer)

March 15, 2020
(Elissa - Song Writer And Singer)
 
In this episode, I had the honour to have Elissa as my guest. She shared with me her interest of songwriting and singing as her hobby.
 
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So until the next episode... make some time for your hobby.
 
Take care,
 
Timestamp
00:28 - Intro
01:44 - Who is Elissa?
03:34 - introducing the hobby.
04:28 - Talking about how Elissa was introduced to music.
10:09 - Do have a social media link or website you would like to share, where can people find you?
11:46 - Talking about writing lyrics?
14:24 - What kind of music do you do?
17:23 - Do you create the lyrics around the instrumental or the instrumental around the lyrics?
21:46 - What is the best part about songwriting and singing?
22:10 - Do you feel like its an out of body experience?
23:55 - How does other people’s criticism have an impact on your music?
29:53 - Talking about meeting each other with music.
34:59 - Do you prefer making music alone or with company?
36:21 - What was the biggest challenge you had when you first started writing songs and singing? 
37:53 - Do you listen to your songs on multiple devices to hear the different audio qualities?
39:23 - Do you prefer creating music in the morning or in the evening?
40:49 - Did you ever go into autopilot to create music (not overthink it)?
41:29 - What is your current biggest challenge?
43:37 - What do you do to destress when you create music?
46:25 - Has it ever happened that when you that you had a hard time reaching a key/note?
49:34 - What are some misconceptions about people who write songs and sing?
50:59 - What has writing songs and singing taught you in life?
53:07 - Do have a social media link or website you would like to share, where can people find you?
54:26 - Do you have any questions for me about writing songs and singing?
01:02:46 - Outro