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Electric Guitar Workshop – Gear Talk

Tom Upfield shows us some of the electric guitar gear he uses in a typical worship scenerio.

Song Workshop – I Rejoice

Rob Shillito plays us his song ‘I Rejoice’ in this session of the Extravagance Music Song Workshop.

Singing from the same hymn sheet… err monitor!

Piles of chord sheets lying around cluttering up your house?
Want to do a song in a different key but it’s a hassle to make new chord sheets?
Looking for more spontaneity in worship but worried not all team members will be able to follow by ear?

Well there’s an app for that – Onsong could be just the solution for you! Read the rest of this page »

Onsong App – Paperless Music System

Here’s a quick video taken in June 2011 at the Church On The Farm event in the UK showing the Onsong App for iPad in use with extension VGA monitors, providing a fully paperless music system for the worship team.

Electric Guitar Workshop – Risen

Tom Upfield takes us through the electric guitar parts for the song Risen.

The Heart Of The Matter

“And one of the scribes came up and heard them disputing with one another, and seeing that he answered them well, asked him, “Which commandment is the most important of all?” Jesus answered, “The most important is, ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ ” (Mark 12:28-30)

In previous articles we have looked at some of the more practical aspects of leading worship, including some physical ways to express worship to God – we could think of these as coming under the heading of “with all your strength”. Now I want us to turn our attention to the first part of the verse above and look at the heart or character of a worship leader. Read the rest of this page »

The Fatigue Of The Spectacular

When was the last time you were amazed? I mean really and truly taken back by something? I ask because it seems that we are becoming less and less impressed by the spectacular and my fear is more and more numbed to the all surpassing greatness of God and His wonders. Read the rest of this page »

Song Workshop – True Devotion

Rob Shillito plays his song ‘True Devotion’ and shares a bit of how it came to be in this session of the Extravagance Music Song Workshop.