Worship Training

Classical vs Contemporary Style

I’ve met so many worship vocalists who want so badly to sing on their worship team, but they don’t make it past the audition... or they would love the opportunity to lead a song… but they are always put on backup vocals. Or, they’re just not sure why their voice doesn’t “fit” with the other singers on their worship team. Or, maybe you’re a worship pastor and you have vocalists on your team whose voices—although perhaps they sound lovely—don’t blend well with the other vocalists on stage. Maybe you’ve just always wondered… what’s the deal with “classical” and “contemporary”—what does that ...

When to Sing Harmony on a Worship Team

Do you sing on a worship team? Maybe you know HOW to sing harmony but wonder WHEN are the best times in the song to add harmony! Or maybe you struggle to know WHAT harmony part you should sing… Low or high?! When you have multiple vocalists on the team, how do you plan out when and what each vocalist will sing? I’m here to help answer these questions!

The Role of a Background Vocalist

Learn practical strategies on how to assist and support your worship leader, the overall sound, and the worship experience you’re creating as a team. And even more than that… understand that your role goes so much further than just the sound! It’s about our whole presence—our appearance and body language on stage—and the heart and attitude that we bring to the team!

The Art of Spontaneous Worship

Learn to lead in the spaces and flow in spontaneous and prophetic worship moments. We are called to be leaders who are skilled not just in our vocal instruments, but also in hearing from and flowing with the Holy Spirit to steward moments in a worship set!

How To Transition Between Songs

Learn to master the art of the song transition—how and when to sing, speak, play, and lead in the spaces. Charmaine gives strategies, ideas, and tips to help you gain confidence and eliminate the sometimes awkward, distracting moments between songs!

How To Choose Set Lists

A lot of worship leaders feel daunted by the task of putting together weekly worship set lists… How do I engage my congregation in worship? How do I choose new songs? How often should I introduce new songs? How do I blend traditional and contemporary styles? How do I know what keys to choose for each song? Do I have to start with a fast song and end with a slow song?

How To Choose A Song Key

In this webinar, Charmaine unpacks the topic of how to choose a song key for your worship songs and sets. She explores the concept of the "congregationally-friendly” key and walks through some important questions to ask—original key vs your comfortable vocal range, age/gender demographics, creating dynamic song journeys, and finding balance in your worship sets.