At the Unite 2012 conference in Atlanta, an expert panel discusses how to select members of a worship band and how to help polish their performance. Learn effective rehearsal techniques, musical exercises, and how to release your musicians into their calling. “It’s not just a job!”
Ed Kerr -- worship pastor at Newlife Church (Port Orchard, WA). Ed has a Master's Degree in piano performance and years of experience as a worship musician and songwriter. More than 100 of his songs have been recorded by Integrity Music used by churches around the world.
Carl Albrecht -- professional drummer & percussionist (Nashville). Carl has a Bachelors of Music Degree in Composition and Arranging with an emphasis in percussion studies from Webster University in St. Louis. He has played on over 80 Integrity Music projects; Maranatha Praise Band recordings, and numerous other projects.
Ben Gowell -- music director, Christ's Church of the Valley (Phoenix). Ben is a session guitarist and producer, and has played on many studio recordings, including projects by Paul Baloche, Michael W. Smith, Sara Groves, and many others.
Norm Stockton -- bassist/clinician, Coast Hills Community Church (Aliso Viejo, CA). As featured in Bass Player magazine, Norm is recognized by many as one of the premier bassists today. In addition to touring and recording with chart-topping worship artist Lincoln Brewster, he is known for his acclaimed Grooving for Heaven bass instructional DVD series.