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From creation to realization

Tools to create, leverage ideas and materialize your creations 

The 3 Creativity Workshops

Based on concepts related to creativity, the workshops propose tools to enhance the creative process, materialize ideas, materialize creations and unlock obstacles. The exercises show a point of view, a different trigger through which creation can begin and develop in order to instigate your creativity and open new paths.  In the end, you'll have a great arsenal of tools to unleash your creativity, always from an artistic perspective. 

Song  Online In-person

  • The metaphor of  Child and the Guard

  • spontaneous creation

  • Self-Investigations

  • Status of presence and delivery

  • The Playful in Creativity

  • reframing the error

  • The Limit as creative propulsion

  • Demystifying the idea of inspiration in the creative process. Sweating and work. 

  • Editing in the creative process

  • Various exercises involving: melodic creation,  harmonica writing

  • Creation exercises based on stimuli from other artistic languages

  • Weekly meetings by video call (Zoom)

For whom

Music students, songwriters, composers, singer-songwriters and  musicians in general.  Intermediate and advanced level. It is necessary to have some mastery of a musical instrument and basic notions of music so that the student can enjoy the exercises and be able to apply  the concepts.

Writing Poems and Song Lyrics 

Online In-person

  • Practice of writing techniques  of song lyrics and poems

  • The use of figures of speech 

  • rhymes

  • Popular and non-popular forms

  • Writing exercises based on concepts and ideas linked to creativity

  • The metaphor of  Child and the Guard

  • Analysis of poems and songs

  • Analysis of relationships between song lyrics and melody, harmony, arrangement and musical production

For whom

There are no prerequisites!  For anyone who wants to practice poetic writing and also for  music students, songwriters, poets, lovers of letters,  composers, writers, independent artists  who want to enhance their creations.

Music Video lessons

  • The metaphor of  Child and the Guard

  • spontaneous creation

  • Self-Investigations

  • Status of presence and delivery

  • The Playful in Creativity

  • reframing the error

  • The Limit as creative propulsion

  • Demystifying the idea of inspiration in the creative process. Sweating and work. 

  • Editing in the creative process

  • Various exercises involving: melodic creation,  harmonica writing

  • Creation exercises based on stimuli from other artistic languages

  • Weekly meetings by video call (Zoom)

  • 1 1-hour private lesson with the teacher for clarification of doubts

  • Access to closed Facebook group  to exchange information with other students

  • Through the Hotmart Platform

  • Approximately 2:30 of videos

For whom

Music students, songwriters, composers, singer-songwriters and  musicians in general.  Intermediate and advanced level. It is necessary to have some mastery of a musical instrument and basic notions of music so that the student can enjoy the exercises and be able to apply  the concepts.

free class

Know a little about the proposal of the workshops and try  a free class.  Good trip!

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The teacher

Rodrigo Bragança
Guitarist, composer, poet, record producer 

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Born in Belo Horizonte, Rodrigo Bragança spent his childhood and adolescence in Brasília. In 1996, he moved to São Paulo to study music. In 1999, he graduated in popular music (guitar) and in 2014 completed a postgraduate degree in popular song, both courses at Faculdade Santa Marcelina. He took courses on Arranging, Jazz Composition, Couterpoint, Songwritings for Film and TV and  Songwriting: Writing Hit Songs at Berklee Online. He completed the course “Creative Processes” at Parque Lage (RJ) with master Charles Watson and studied with pianist and teacher Sílvia Góes (SP), both specialists in creativity in the arts. He was one of the creators and composers of the Brazilian jazz group Mandu Sarará whose CDs had the participation of Hermeto Pascoal, Proveta and Danilo Caymmi. His former rock band O Grito, when releasing the CD “Urbe Incandecida”, was named by Guitar Player magazine as “one of the most innovative rock groups today” in 2006. In 2008, he released the solo cd “Lágrimas de Chorar Estrelas”. ” in which he explores the original textures of the electric guitar and expands its timbristic and expressive possibilities by experimenting with new techniques and processing its sound. In 2009, he conceived and directed the project “Caminhos Poéticos da Canção” which aimed to investigate the relationship between poetry, lyrics and music in Brazilian popular song. In concerts, round tables and lectures held at the Banco do Brasil Cultural Center in Brasília and Rio de Janeiro, he performed alongside artists Fernando Brant, Tavinho Moura, Chico César, Luiz Melodia, Arnaldo Antunes, Alice Ruiz, José Miguel Wisnik and Luiz Tatiti He has been a composer and music producer at Argila Produções Musicais for 12 years creating soundtracks for projects in the areas of education, games, cinema and advertising and also producing new artists. In 2012 and 2013, he toured Europe with Projeto Axial. He is part of the improvisation collective Andar, Nadar e Voar with Benjamim Taubkin, Ricardo Herz, Ari Colares, João Taubkin and Pedro Ito. He also participates in the Música de Montage project, led by composer Sérgio Molina. In 2016, he released the book of poems about loneliness 'Solo para um Homem Só' by Editora Patuá and, in 2017, the eponymous CD of soundscapes created for the performance of music and dance improvisations based on these poems. In 2018, he played with the dance group Gumboot Dance Brasil and since then has directed the In_Ventos Poéticos project, which proposes a dialogue between music and other artistic languages such as poetry and dance in performances and interviews on YouTube and also in live events. In 2019, he released the album 'In_Ventos Poéticos' with songs and improvisations created in partnership with guest artists. His poem "Começo de Tudo" was set to music by Antônio Nóbrega and is part of the artist's most recent album, "Rima". He is a professor in two postgraduate courses, teaching the subjects "Composition Laboratory" and "Musical Production and Diffusion: from concept to performance" at Faculdade Santa Marcelina, São Paulo. In October 2020, he released his latest authorial album, 'Sobrevoo' in duo with pianist Benjamin Taubkin.

Want to sign up or have any questions?  write to

creativity@rodrigobraganca.com