Rhyme Schemes

Lyrical Structure & Style

Rhyme Schemes

Rhyme Schems & Patterns

Rhyme schemes, or patterns, can have a significant effect on how our song is received by the listener.

Rhyme can aid understanding by adding internal structure to the lyric, as well as adding interest and making lyrics more memorable by imposing a natural rhythm. It can also be used to place emphasis on certain lines and words.

A rhyme pattern is where (usually end) rhyme is used to create a pattern of rhymes throughout a song lyric. We describe these patterns by giving each line a letter to identify it (a, b, etc.) and then naming each matching rhyme with the same letter.

When thinking about rhyme schemes and patterns in songwriting, itu2019s important to understand the relationship between rhyme and meter, and how this applies to music and poetry. We talked about this a little at the start of this section, but you can learn more about meter and rhyme in poetry below.

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