Jai Josefs

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Songwriting Coach

Jai Josefs is a world renowned songwriting coach whose students have gone on to successful careers in the industry and secured major label record deals, charted hits, publishing deals, and placements in film and television. He has taught songwriting at UCLA as well as at dozens of seminars and conferences throughout North America.

Jai also had a successful career in the music industry in his own right as a songwriter/producer doing projects for such companies as Universal, RCA, Motown, and Disney and working with hit artists like Jose Feliciano, Little Richard, and Pam Tillis. His original songs have been featured in over 80 TV shows on every major network (NBC, CBS, ABC, HBO etc) as well as over 20 major motion pictures with such stars as Harrison Ford, Denzel Washington, Billy Bob Thornton, Jessica Lange, and Mark Wahlberg.

Twelve years ago he left the LA “music biz” and moved to the Bay Area where he mentors up and coming songwriters privately and in his monthly SongShop.