Karen Sangvin is an absolute powerhouse of a songwriter. As a professional with many years in the music industry Karen has an extremely comprehensive knowledge base of music, lyrics, production, songwriting, performance, promotion and much, much more!
Karen has released 3 albums on her own record label and has toured in her own country of Denmark and also other countries in Europe and in the USA. She is frequently called by her publishers to hop on a plane, for example to L.A. to write songs for other artists like Dionne Warwick among others.
Although Karen has insight into most aspects of the music industry, it is without doubt the actual process of songwriting that is closest to her heart (which beats in 6/8 time by the way!) That is one of the reasons she founded The Copenhagen Songwriters Acadamy and is also one of the coaches on the largest and most successful Danish annual songwriting retreat.
Whether you are writing your first song or are a top-professional songwriter, with Karen as your coach you can expect inspiration, great tips, motivation all served with empathy, warmth and a great deal of humour.
Andy Goggin is a singer and songwriter whose work has taken him across continents.
Recent projects include the recording of a new album of duets co-written with a collection of powerhouse female songwriters/vocalists. Two tracks from the project are to be featured in the American national television series, Synchronicity.
He has been invited to The House of Songs (Austin, TX) where he has collaborated with other prestigious songwriters. His entries, “Jesus and the Man in the Moon” and "Waterfall" are prize winners in the international Song of the Year contest.
Andy Goggin has built a successful career around his musical talents. He has a full catalogue of original songs and a range of artists recording his work. He collaborates and co-writes with musicians from around the world, He encompases an incredible range of genres and stylistic approaches.
Andy Goggin as a coach is known to have a sharp eye for English lyric composition, song structure and a musical ear for hooks.