NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR! TRAINING WILL BE HEADQUARTERED IN PASADENA, CA. 

EKBALLO WORSHIP School

Ekballo Worship School is a 6 month intensive program that offers advanced training in worship leading, playing in a worship band, songwriting, arranging, music theory, spontaneous and prophetic worship, as well as numerous other topics. EWS fuels the Ekballo House of Prayer through daily worship and contending prayer. The school year culminates with tracking a professional worship recording project in the studio, which will feature original songs written by the students in the school.

Ekballo Worship School is under the direction of worship artist, pastor and teacher, Tracy Thomas, along with instructors Joel & Sharon Peidt.

CURRICULUM

  • Worship Leading & Band

  • Songwriting & Arranging

  • Recording an Album

  • Biblical and Spiritual Foundations of Worship

  • Spontaneous and Prophetic Worship

  • Harp & Bowl and Warfare Praise

  • Following the Spirit during a worship set

  • Singing

  • Instruments

  • Playing in a band setting

  • Playing in the pocket

  • Playing to Click

  • Working together as a team

  • Musicianship

  • Listening

  • Musical Dynamics

  • Leading a band

  • How to cue a band

  • Number System

  • Chords in a Key

  • How to create chord charts

  • Putting together cohesive set lists

  • Transposing song keys

  • Transcribing songs

  • Playing by ear

  • Lyric Analysis

  • Emotional connection to lyrics

  • Journey of a song

  • Discipleship

  • Learning how to mentor & raise up other leaders

  • Administrative aspects of running a team

  • Record engineering and music producing

SCHEDULE

Oct 8, 2018 through Mar 18, 2019

Every Monday from 6pm - 10pm

22 classes total / 11 classes per semester

Students are required to assist with worship & prayer nights and sets in the Ekballo House of Prayer a minimum of 1x / week.

In addition, there will be a 4 week rehearsal & recording process in the studio for the artists/musicians who will be recording on the worship project, which will be during the entire month of March 2019, ending on Mar 31.
 

TUITION

$2000 for the full year of classes

$1000 per semester, payable at the beginning of each semester (Oct & Jan)

Those students who will be recording their original songs for the worship project will be required to raise an extra $1000 during the school year for studio and production costs.

 

LOCATION

Mott Auditorium
1539 E Howard St
Pasadena, CA 91104

 

For questions or more info, email:

music@ekballopasadena.org