REO EXCLUSIVE: The SongMatrix Retreat
Writing Commercially Successful Songs

Want to Write Phenomenal, Commercially Successful Songs?
Then Come to REO, Learn SongMatrix, and Never Look Back.

August 13-18, 2017 

with Wayne Chase, Author of "How Music Really Works"
About SongMatrix and the SongMatrix Retreat

NOTE: Book Early to avoid disappointment. Space is limited!

Canadian Songwriters: Apply for Factor Funding to Attend

SongMatrix Retreat
SongMatrix Retreat

Want to Write Phenomenal, Commercially Successful Songs? Then Come to REO, Learn SongMatrix, and Never Look Back.

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Retreat Schedule, inclusions & Booking Info

guitar 28Sunday August 13, 2017

Optional whitewater rafting trip: arrive 1 pm (add-on: $60 US)
Check-in: 5:00-7:00 pm
Social hour: 6:30 pm (wine, beer & appies)
Dinner: 7:00 pm

Mon August 14 - Thur August 17, 2017

Breakfast: 8:30 am
AM Sessions: 9:45-1:15 pm
Lunch: 1:15 pm
PM Session: 2:45-4:15 pm
Optional 1-on-1: 4:30 & 5:45 pm
Social Hour: 6:30 pm (Wine, beer & appies)
Dinner: 7:00 pm
Songwriters Circle: 9:00 pm (at the campfire)

guitar 3Friday August 18, 2016

Breakfast: 8:30 am
Farewells & Photos: 9:30 am
Optional 1-on-1: 10 am - 11 am; 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

All-inclusive 6 day/5 night retreat includes:

  1. Twelve master classes with Wayne
  2. FREE print copy of SongMatrix V. 4.2
  3. FREE - 1 FULL YEAR of post-retreat mentoring
  4. Camping in own tent/RV (or glamping upgrade below)
  5. Nightly songwriter circle, campfire & stargazing/hot tub
  6. Delicious meals (14 in total) & beverages
  7. Daily social hour (wine and appies)

Add 10% Govt tax/fees to all packages/upgrades/add-ons

All-Inclusive Retreat Packages: One low price includes everything........

All-Inclusive of tuition/workshops, evening sessions, 5-nights camping or glamping, 14 meals, beverages, snacks, daily social hour with wine & appetizers & all amenities of REO's retreat

Deep Discount Prices: Limited to first 8 songwriters

EARLY-BIRD All-Inclusive (6 days/5 nights)  $US $CDN
BASE RATE: no lodging (camping in own tent/RV or offsite) $850 $1145
4-SHARE glamping tent w/ linen (1 Queen, 3 twin beds) $950 $1280
2-SHARE glamping tent with linen (2 Twins or 1 Queen) $1050 $1415

Single Supplement Upgrades (limited availability)

Single Supplement Glamping: Rate Per Person (5 nights)  $US $CDN
SINGLE QUEEN (1 Queen bed): add to base rate; $80 US/night $1250 $1685
SINGLE LUXE KING tent (1 Luxe King bed): Add to base; $120 US/night $1450 $1955

Note: only two single supplement units available for each type of unit above. Please add 10% government tax/fees to above rates. $US prices based on Dec 2016 exchange rates.

Retreat Contact: Bryan Fogelman 604-307-3122 or email Bryan 
River's Edge Glamping Upgrades (single, double or shared)

Upgrade to 4-share glamping tent: Add $100 US/$135 CDN pp to base rate for 5 nights (works out to just $20/night US  pp).  Our 4-share glamping tent offers 4 twin beds or 1 gueen bed and 3 twin beds. You can share with friends or or join a "mens" or a "ladies" glamping unit and we do our best to match up room-mates. We've done a pretty job and many songwriters have met life-long friends & co-writers.

Upgrade to 2-share cabin tent: Add $200 US / $270 C pp to base rate for 5 nights (just $40/night US).  Each 2-share glamping tent offers 2 twin beds or 1 gueen bed and 1 twin bed. Couples/friends who wish to share one bed can request a queen glamping unit.  You can also join a 2-share "mens" or "ladies" and we will match you up. Sorry we do not mix genders unless you both request.

Upgrade to Luxe King bed & Single Supplement (queen or twin)
See rates above

Canadians:
 Apply for Factor Funding

Add-ons & Shuttle Transportation from Vancouver

  $US $CDN
Whitewater Rafting Day Trip, Sun Aug 13 (1:15 pm arrival); Reg $120 US  $60 $80
Shuttle Vancouver to REO (depart YVR @ 10 am, arrive 1:15 pm, Aug 13) $75 $100
Shuttle REO to Vancouver (depart REO @ 10 am, arrive 1:15 pm Aug 18) $75 $100


Canadian Songwriters: Apply for Factor Funding to Attend

Details: 800-736-7238 or email Bryan or call/text 604-307-3122