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Aaron Shekey (B.S. Graphic Design '08) Builds a Better Songwriting App

A new app launched by Aaron Shekey (B.S. Graphic Design '08) is giving the napkin a run for its money. Frustrated by capturing song ideas using voice memos on his phone and storing lyrics in the same place as his shopping list, Shekey wanted a better tool for songwriting (i.e. napkins are out, for now). He teamed up with former colleague Joseph Kuefler to design a solution."We interviewed our songwriter friends about their process and found it was incredibly similar to what we had going on," writes Shekey in a recent blog post. "We'd stumble across a riff or progression that we'd want to remember or build on … The problem is once ideas are in a voice memo, they're…

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