Welcome to NoteWordies

NoteWordies offers private music lessons in guitar, bass, piano, drums, and pedal steel guitar for beginners through advanced students. We also offer music masterclasses with guest faculty such as jazz guitar master John Stowell.

For kidlit writers and authors, we offer write-ins and a kid lit book club, masterclasses in writing with guest faculty.

Newest CD

Lucien’s new CD Crazy in My Step has been mastered. Songs and music by Lucien LaMotte, vocals with Joy Mills and Tom Parker, mixed by Julian Martlew, and mastered by Ed Brooks. Find the CD on Spotify, iTunes, Bandcamp, CD Baby, Amazon, Google Play.

We are now offering SCBWI Eastside Network events for the 2017-2018 season. Space is limited. You can sign up by commenting below with your email address.

Oct 5, 2017: 11:30-3: Write-in

Oct 28, 2017: 10-12 pm: Craft Book Club Wired for Story by Lisa Cron

Nov 1, 2017: 10 am-3 pm: Nano Kickoff Potluck

Nov 6, 2017: 11:30 am-3 pm: Nano write-in

Nov 15, 2017: 11:30 am-3 pm: Nano write-in

Nov 21, 2017: 11:30 am-3 pm: Nano write-in

Nov 30, 2017: 10 am-3 pm: Last Chance Nano Potluck

Mar 3, 2018: 10-12 pm: Craft Book Club The Magic Words by Cheryl Klein

May 5, 2018: 10-12 pm: Craft Book Club The Emotional Craft of Fiction by Donald Maass. Come prepared to discuss Chapter 5 (The Emotional Plot) and Chapter 7 (The Writer’s Emotional Journey). We’ll do some exercises from these two chapters.

Music videos and CDs:

Check out Lucien playing

Van Halen Eruption performed by Lucien LaMotte

and listen to Lucien’s recordings here or watch his YouTube videos here.

To inquire about music lessons, performances, and music arrangements, please contact us in the Comments form below.