Lyrics & Lore Weekend Schedule

Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017

  • 7:30 p.m. – International Storytelling Center Storyteller Presentation | Beth Horner
  • 8:00 p.m. – Lyrics & Lore Co-write With Hit Writers
    Note: The Lyrics & Lore Co-write is defined as small groups of songwriters writing a song from the story told by the International Storyteller. The songs created will be shared, as well as the International Storyteller story at Friday evenings Storyteller & Hit Writer Showcase  

Friday, Jan. 27, 2017

  • 11 a.m. – Songwriter Workshop | “Find the Song Inside of You” presented by Michael deBills
  • 3 p.m. – Matinee featuring International Storyteller - Bil Lepp and Beth Horner
  • 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. – Songwriter Rounds in The Living Room of Dollywood's DreamMore Resort & Spa
  • 8 p.m. – International Storyteller and #1 Hit Songwriter Showcase with Country Artist/Songwriter Keith Anderson, Hit Writers Scott Reeves, Doug Johnson, Bill LaBounty and International Storyteller Beth Horner
  • 10 p.m. – Open Jam in The Lounge at Dollywood's DreamMore Resort & Spa

Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017

  • 10:30 a.m. – Storytelling Workshop | “Mining Memories & Discovering Family Stories” presented by Beth Horner
    • We all have a gold mine of family stories. Those favorite anecdotes, old photos, vague memories of mysterious ancestors, and yellowed letters from the attic are true gems. Come and enjoy this fun activity of preserving your family memories through stories. 
  • 1:30 p.m. – Matinee featuring International Storyteller - Bil Lepp
  • 3 p.m. – Hit Songwriter Presentation and Q & A | Brady Seals, Bryan White, and Gordon Kennedy
  • 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. – Songwriter Rounds in The Living Room of Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort & Spa
    • Round 1 with Hit Writer Doug Johnson
    • Round 2 with Hit Writer Bill LaBounty
    • Round 3 with Hit Writer Scott Reeves
  • 8 p.m. – International Storyteller and #1 Hit Songwriter Showcase with Hit Writers Brady Seals, Bryan White and Gordon Kennedy and International Storyteller Bil Lepp

Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017

  • Sunday Morning Farewell with Inter-Denomination Service
    • 9 a.m. – International Storyteller Beth Horner
    • 9:15 a.m. – Praise Hour with Jerry Salley, Carl Jackson and Larry Cordle
    • 10:15 a.m. – International Storyteller Bil Lepp

Learn more about your storytellers and check out their bios by clicking on their names above!

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