Dimapur, March 13 (MExN): Musik-A (Alobo Naga School of Music) in association with LiveJam India and CMPA UK/US is organizing ‘SONGS OF INDIA’ one day workshop on song writing and worship featuring Allen Ganta (Sounds of the Nations) on March 17 at Music-A school Dimapur (8:30 am – 4:00 pm).
Worship artists, leaders, musicians and songwriters, various churches, lyricists and poets can join the workshop by paying a registration fee of 500 (Inclusive of lunch). Call 03862 242333, 9856514599 for registrations or www.livejam.org
The session will include both theoretical and practical know-how on songwriting and music, including breakout sessions, live presentation of songs by participants at the close of the workshop and feedback and evaluation by workshop mentors. There will be Follow-up/Community to establish a local chapter of the participants to ensure that regular meets take place, to write more songs as and for the community
The vision and aim of ‘Songs of India’ project is to empower individuals to write the songs of the Lord with the sounds of the land. The project aims to compose 500 fresh songs in 5 years using Indian languages and music. The workshop will conduct songwriting workshops to enable more songs to be written keeping the Indian context in mind and build a community of songwriters to further curate and nurture local talent.
Since 2005, LiveJam has curated Christian praise and worship music and singers in the urban mission field. Dream of transforming young lives by making Jesus famous is supplemented primarily by the efforts and partnership of musical talent from the Indian church.