Idyllwild, California


jul 2024

Idyllwild Retreat

Join songwriters from around the globe for 'Community Through Co-Writing' in this beautiful Southern California mountain setting.

“A fantastic setting where you can focus completely on your songwriting potential.”
- David Llewellyn/Nashville, TN

Important Information

The retreat will take place at Spirit Mountain Retreat center. The facilities are nestled within the quiet of the local pine forests, blocks from the town centre of this acclaimed Southern California arts community, just two hours and a world away from Los Angeles, and includes a beautiful outdoor space for the end of week concert, which will kick off the Idyllwild Songwriters Festival.

Participants receive:

  • New inspiration and tools for developing their songwriting skills
  • Daily guided co-writing pairings and detailed input on the collaborations
  • Private career/song consultations
  • Participation in the Idyllwild Songwriters Festival
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Next Idyllwild Retreats

  • July 28th - August 3rd, 2024

Registration price: $595.  (Housing and meals booked separately by participants to provide greater budgeting flexibility. Housing assistance available upon request. Interest free monthly payments available).

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Questions? Email for more information.

Am I welcome if I don’t play an instrument?

Am I welcome if I’m not a performer?

Am I welcome if I am a lyric or melody only writer?

Am I welcome if I haven’t yet written a finished song?

Are special dietary needs accommodated?


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