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Sat, Apr 20




Do you wish to take your songwriting skills to the next level? Join the 'Boost Your Creativity' weekend!

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Time & Location

Apr 20, 2024, 10:30 AM – Apr 21, 2024, 8:00 PM

Durbuy, Vévî Gaime 10, 6940 Durbuy, Belgium



Due to the success of our previous editions, we're offering a new edition of the 'Boost Your Creativity' weekend. This time focusing on the songwriting part of making music.

During a weekend, get the opportunity to elevate your skills in writing songs, exploring harmony, melody, and lyrics, all in the inspiring setting of Durbuy Music Studios.

Get ready for an exceptional weekend! Leo Nocta, the talent behind Loic Nottet's Mr/Mme Loic, who also worked with Mustii, Delta, and more, will be our special guest for this weekend. He'll offer a unique Masterclass on the art of songwriting.

Our in-house producers Domien Cnockaert and Manou Maerten, will also be your teachers and hosts. Maestros in their field, having worked with Hooverphonic, Stereoclip, Luka, Chérine, Jelle Van Dael, Alice Spa, Monoko and their successful solo projects "Le Manou" and "Mondingo". 

Don't miss the opportunity to connect with fellow songwriters, get feedback on your project, collaborate and showcase your skills! Only 12 spots open.

Watch the aftermovie of Boost Your Creativity 1 🎥

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Optional early get-in between 20h-22h for additional 50€


10:30 - Workshop: "Turn your idea into a song"

13:00 - Lunch

14:00 - Songwriting Challenge 1 : "Co-writing session from an industry brief"

18:00 - Listening Session + Feedback

19:00 - Dinner

20:00 - Jam session / Free access to Creative Rooms / Feedback sessions on your own work


09:00 - Breakfast

10:00 - Masterclass with Leo Nocta

13:00 - Lunch

14:00 - Songwriting Challenge 2 : "Write & record a topline on a production"

17:30 - Listening Session + Feedback

19:00 - Dinner

20:00 - END of the weekend

(optional stay on sunday night for 50€)


  • For whom? Advanced songwriters. You need a basic knowledge beforehand about songwriting. You need to have a computer with a recoding software like, Garage band, Albeton, FL studio, Logic pro or Pro Tools. All ages are welcome. Genre: Electronic/pop
  • When? On Saturday 20th April 10h30 to Sunday 21st April 20h00
  • Where? Durbuy Music, Vévi Gaime 10, 6940 Durbuy
  • Teacher? Leo Nocta, Domien Cnockaert, Manou Maerten (In house Durbuy Music producers)
  • Price? 380€  (VAT included). Maximum of 12 participants.


You'll get:

Access to all exclusive workshops and masterclasses.

Access to the Studios and the Gear room.

Accommodation (shared rooms).

Meals and refreshments

(Additional €65 for a single room)

The Durbuy Music Kit :

- The Harmony Free Course

- Midi Chords pack

- Session studio discount code

Get a 50% refund of your fees from Sabam:

As a registered author/composer with Sabam, you can receive a 50% refund of your registration fees from Sabam for Culture, up to €750 per year. 

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