Established in Adelaide, South Australia in 1987, SCALA is a global songwriting organisation dedicated to encouraging, supporting and nurturing songwriters, composers and lyric writers of any style and genre no matter where they are in the world.
The primary goal of SCALA is to be able to help songwriters, composers and lyricists move onto the next step in their careers regardless of their location, experience or skill level.
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New SCALA President and Board
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A fantastic opportunity for songwriters to perform their songs in front of a performer-friendly, listening audience.
It all happens every Thursday night from 8pm-11pm at the Austral Hotel located on Rundle Street.
It’s also FREE get in.
What’s happening at SCALA Live this week?
SCALA Live is currently taking a short break while the wonderful Austral Hotel becomes a venue for the Adelaide Fringe! We will be back on the 20th of March with a new season of live original music. If you want to be a part of it check out the poster below and contact SCALA!
Lineup for 20th March:
A Clearing, Alan O’Toole, Lily & The Drum
To date SCALA has released 14 CDs, the latest being “SCALA Piece Of Paradise” released on July 25th, 2013. You can also buy selected CDs as MP3s online.
Work is currently underway on SCALA’s next CD release.
In addition to the CDs there are more SCALA products being planned for future release but in the meantime, enjoy the music and watch this space.
Buy some SCALA CDs
CD Releases by SCALA Members
SCALA Members on ReverbNation
SCALA provides an environment in which all styles of songwriting, composition and lyric writing can flourish but SCALA only exists because of its loyal and active membership base.
SCALA membership is open to anyone with an interest in songwriting, composition and lyric writing, anywhere in the world.
Join SCALA here
The SCALA Songwriters Workshop Series are an opportunity for songwriters of any skill and experience level to learn about their chosen craft while at the same time, network with other like minded songwriters in an informal, relaxed and creative learning environment.
These workshops will re-commence on 3rd April 2014 at 6.30pm at the Austral (just prior to the SCALA live music showcase).
Guest speaker will be Kelly Beaumont.
Thereafter, the workshops will be the first Thursday of each month at 6.30pm at the Austral (just prior to the SCALA live music showcase).
Find out more about SCALA Workshops
The aim of SCALA’s Festival Of Original Music Song Competition (FOOM) is to encourage the writing of new material.
All entries are now done online through our FOOM Online Entry Portal where recordings and lyrics can be uploaded and entry payment made online.
FOOM 2013 Winners
Another FOOM is planned for 2014 and details will be available shortly.
Learn More About FOOM