Worship Band Skills - Downloads - Part 3

Worship Band Skills - Downloads - Part 3

Be the first to review this product

  • Availability: In Stock
  • Bookmark and Share  
Price: $14.99

Worship Band Skills

In this download:

Understanding and Building Groove - Part 1


  • Understanding Groove - This lesson unpacks the fundamentals of groove and playing together rhythmically.

  • Finding your Rhythmic Role - Next we explore overall rhythmic accents in the groove and what the band should listen out for to fit into it.

  • Individual Instrument Roles Within the Groove - Each instrument plays a distinctive part or rhythm in the groove. But who does what and where does your part fit it?

  • Instrumental Roles In The Groove In Different Settings - Now we explore Instrumental roles within the groove in different types of songs with different time signatures.

  • Rhythm Groove Exercise - Groove building exercises to help you blend in with each other's rhythms.

In the full set of downloads:

A step-by-step course unpacking the practical band skills that turn you into a seasoned musician and invaluable worship team player.

Topics covered include:

Stage placements 

  • Who stands where and why - exploring sight lines, instrument and amp placements

  • Hearing everyone and ending volume wars

Timing tempo and tuning 

  • Developing your internal sense of time

  • Choosing song tempos and changing a wrong tempo

  • Typical tempo issues and playing with time

  • Tuning tips and issues for every instrument

Understanding and building groove 

  • Finding your instrument’s rhythmic role

  • Building right rhythms in different song types

  • Creating musical space

  • Identifying where rhythms go wrong

Working with incomplete ensembles 

  • Filling up the sonic spectrum

  • Covering for missing instruments

  • Working with too many of the same instrument

  • Playing dynamically

  • Types of dynamics

  • Using volumes and subdivisions

  • Range colour and texture

  • Tension and release

Communication and listening skills 

  • Forms of planned and spontaneous communication

  • Developing listening skills

  • Learn to lead and follow musically

Going beyond the mechanics of music 

  • Conveying meaning and emotion

  • Matching lyrics and theme with the music

  • Using sounds and chord substitutions to create emotion


  • On screen graphics for enhanced learning 

  • Demos, play alongs and downloadable practice materials 

  • 30 exercises for your worship team to use

All worked out step-by-step, using worship songs and hymns


Who is it for?

This course is suitable for singers and musicians of all ability levels and styles. Suitable for contemporary bands, orchestral teams and blended ensembles.
With video lessons, on-screen graphics, tips, ideas and 30 worship song based exercises for your team to try.

Write Your Own Review

You're reviewing: Worship Band Skills - Downloads - Part 3

How do you rate this product? *

  1 star 2 stars 3 stars 4 stars 5 stars
Ease Of Use