A Day of Engaging With And Equipping Church Music Teams
Whether you are the minister of a church, a “worship leader”, music director, singer or if you operate the sound desk, lights, cameras, or even if you just love to sing in the pews, you’re welcome to join our Music Ministry Workshop.
Where: Christ Church Midrand – Cnr 9th and 11th Roads, Midrand (Directions)
When: Friday 31 August 2018 from 08h00 to 16h00
Cost: R80 including light lunch and tea.
Friday 31 August 2018
08h30: Sung Worship with Live Sound Check
09h00: Music, Worship, Liturgy and the Bible
10h00: The Music Director, The Pastor and the Congregation
11h15: Church Music and Church Growth
12h15: Lunch Break
13h00: Sung Worship
13h15: Building a Band, Worship Leader vs Choir, Volunteers vs Professionals, The Song Set and What Budget?
14h15: Being a Professional Drummer and a Church Drummer: Principles that affect all professional church musicians.
15h00: Getting Technical: Digital Desks, Stems, Presentation Software, Sound Equipment
16h00: The End
There will be time for Q&A at the end of each session.
The Team (In order of appearance!)
Lilly Million (Christian singer, songwriter and church musician) and Blaque Nubon (Christian rapper and youth worker) will lead the sung worship along with a band comprising some of the speakers and musicians from around the country.
Roydon Frost is a Minister at Christ Church Midrand who, although he does not play an instrument, cares about worship, church music and liturgy. He will share from God’s Word on these issues.
Rob Booth is the Director of Music and Media at St James Kenilworth. He will speak on the importance of the relationship between the Senior Pastor, the Music Director and the Congregation. If you’re wondering what a Music Director is and who needs one anyway, be sure to catch this talk.
David Kobedi is a Minister at Christ Church Midrand and heads up the evening service, where music plays a significant role in attracting young students.
Vusi Radebe (now Music Director at Hope Church) will join David in sharing some of the ups and downs in the journey to growing a new church demographic and the role music has played. Vusi will also introduce you to some of his original church music.
Bronwen Anderson has been the Music Director at Christ Church Midrand since 2002. She is a pianist and vocalist. She will share her practical church music experience, she’ll cover how to encourage great congregational singing as well as the journey from doing almost everything herself to having a team of 70… and then 30 volunteers.
Devon Hore is the Music Director at Christ Church Umhlanga. He is also a professional drummer. He will uncover the tension between being a professional drummer and a professional church musician.
Gareth Maggs (Curate, Sound and Social Media) will join Bronwen and Rob in exploring some of the practicalities of sound, media, lights and lyrics.
For more information: Contact Bronwen Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org