Role of an Audio Director: Help to Shepherd Each Member of Your Team
By Mike Anderson · March 19, 2018 • The members of my team are not there to serve me, and to make my job easier. I am trying to train and equip them as best as possible to do the job of mixing.
The Easter Stage: A Cross Pollination of Design Ideas
By Gregory Kayne · March 16, 2018 • With some creative planning and forethought, these times don’t need to be stressful, if we keep looking far enough down the road. Many of us with budget and time restraints may just need to design our stages in, well, phases.
The Role of the Audio Director: Engine Oil & Better Communication
By Grant Norsworthy · March 15, 2018 • If not ignored, in some cases, church techs can feel that they are deemed a "necessary evil," who are present only to give those on the platform what they want.
Team Development: Finding Your Creative Potential
By Luke McElroy · March 15, 2018 • Even though it may seem natural to repeat what is working, when it comes to creativity, we must constantly work our creative muscles and help find new avenues to creative success.
Role of an Audio Director: Open Lines of Communication Key
By Ralph Hicks · March 14, 2018 • Time is precious, which is why you asked others to do that job in the first place. The best way to empowerment is training and coaching.
Role of An Audio Director: Team Building
By David Bonilla · March 13, 2018 • The aspect of training is a vital part to the role of an audio director, in their never-ending effort toward building a team, where you take the time to invest in each of your team members.
Streaming: Take the Time to Test To Learn What Works
By Tim Dougherty · March 13, 2018 • Resources in the video production and streaming industry are endless, with no limit to what you can accomplish using multi-camera systems, studio lighting rigs, high-end encoding devices, multi-staff teams, etc.
Role of an Audio Director: Finding a Consistent Weekly Mix
By Mike Anderson · March 9, 2018 • In this role, I would be part music producer and help guide their mix until it was in the ballpark, while teaching and explaining the what and why behind it, as we went.
Live Streaming: Before Planning to Stream, Account for Size of Church, Staff
By Brent Mann · March 9, 2018 • Depending on the size of your church, the option of whether to go with live streaming over podcasting is a worthwhile consideration.
Role of an Audio Director: Aim for Best Sound, Learn How to Empower Others
By Sebashtian Warrick · March 6, 2018 • In such a role, you should be checking on all your inputs and outputs, to make sure you are getting the absolute best sound that you possibly can. If you need to change the heads on your drum set, then do so.
Role of an Audio Director: Setting Standards, Supervising, Communicating
By Brad Duryea · March 2, 2018 • Good relationships between the worship team and the audio team are so very important, and they smooth the way to achieving a great worship service.
Role of an Audio Director: Start by Being Prepared, Ready, Friendly
By Van Metschke · March 1, 2018 • If you are a leader, you will have to interact with the people – no matter your gifting or personality. Remember, those on stage are putting their lives in your hands.
Role of an Audio Director: Plan Both to Succeed and Fail
By Debbie Keough · March 1, 2018 • It may seem obvious to anyone that works in production that planning well out in advance is crucial. However, the hardest thing to plan for could just be winging it.
Service Planning: Connecting the Birth and Resurrection
By Michael Edgar Myers · February 28, 2018 • By listening to critics with grace, we allowed musicians and congregants to rethink some positions, thus fostering healthier relationships.
Easter Production: Dream, Then Find Solutions to Limitations
By Steven Hall · February 27, 2018 • Trim away what you can related to your production plans, while not getting away from the core concept. You want to keep the essence of your plan, but don’t be tied to the execution.
Latest ResourceFor Lighting Design, What Software Is The Right Match For Your Needs? (Part 3)
Dig into this final part of a three-part series that looks into choices for lighting design software, including Vectorworks and LightConverse, and how each can best serve the needs of your church.