Songwriters Ross Copperman and Heather Morgan Kick Off ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp 2015

Songwriters Ross Copperman and Heather Morgan Kick Off ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp 2015

Photo #1 L-R: Hannah Martin, Manager, ACM Lifting Lives; Lorie Lytle, ACM Lifting Lives Board Member and Music Camp Founder; Beth Moore, Director of Community Development at Vanderbilt University; Heather Morgan; Ross Copperman; Melita Rippy, VUMC Entertainment Industry Relations; Elizabeth Dykens, Ph.D., Annette Schaffer Eskind Professor and Director of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center; Lori Badgett, ACM Lifting Lives President.

Encino, CA (June 19, 2015) – ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp is in session this week in Nashville, Tenn. with campers from around the country participating in a week of activities and excursions around Music City. The residential camp has the dual purpose of studying Williams syndrome while providing music enrichment through performance and education.

Photo #2 L-R: Campers pose with Ross Copperman and Heather Morgan at ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp.

Renowned songwriter/producer Ross Copperman and songwriter Heather Morgan lead campers in a songwriting session, creating “Wherever You Go,” an original song based on campers’ personal experiences and inspirations.

Copperman has written and produced hit songs for artists such as Dierks Bentley, Brett Eldredge, Keith Urban and many more. Morgan helped co-write hits for artists such as Brett Eldredge, Sara Evans and Keith Urban.

The camp is a partnership between ACM Lifting Lives and Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities.

For more information on ACM Lifting Lives, please visit

Photo Credit: Getty Images/Courtesy of ACM Lifting Lives
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