Join us for SONG SUMMIT: Northeast 2016! A one-day songwriting intensive for those who want to explore the art of songwriting for the church. Main sessions will include more general topics that are applicable to songwriters at all stages. Breakout sessions will cover a variety of topics and will provide options for everyone from the beginner to the seasoned writer (and anyone in between). There will also be specific time slots designated for songwriting. Please come ready with one or more exisiting song idea and be prepared to learn, to be inspired and to work!
Many influential church leaders and seasoned songwriters from all over the U.S. will join us to share their experience and expertise on various topics that relate to songwriting. Some of the songwriters and speakers that will be joining us for this event include:
Songwriter, Worship Leader, Senior Pastor.
Currently serves as the Senior Pastor of Vineyard Campbellsville, Campbellsville, KY
Songs: "Flood", "Folks Like Us", "We Can Sing", "Name Above All Names" and more.
Songwriter, Producer, Teacher, Worship Leader
Currently serves as Worship Pastor at the Vineyard Anaheim, Anaheim, CA
Production Credits: Formerly the VP and Chief Creative Officer for Vineyard Worship. Producer of many Vineyard Music / Vineyard Worship releases since the late 90s.
Songs: "Dwell", "Your Love Is Amazing", "Better Than", "Form Us", "Peace", "Sure", "No Longer Strangers" and more.
SONGWRITERS! DON'T FORGET TO SIGN UP FOR THE VINEYARD WORSHIP LEADERS RETREAT NORTHEAST (Tuesday, November 1st @ 3pm - Friday, November 4th @ 11am). CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM THIS EVENT? This will be a 24 hour songwriting intensive. Main sessions will include more general topics that are applicable to songwriters at all stages. Breakout sessions will cover a variety of topics and will provide options for writers at any stage - from entry level to the more seasoned writer (and everyone in between!). There will also be specific time slots designated for songwriting. Please come ready with one or more existing song idea and be prepared to learn, be inspired and to work!
WHAT HAPPENS NEXT? You will receive additional check-in information about 1-2 weeks prior to the event. Upon your arrival, we will give you your room assignment, room keys, name badge and other registration items that you will need for the Song Summit. If you have any roommate request, we will do our best to accomodate those requests once you've registered. NOTE: We do not combine males/females unless they are married.
HOW DO THE SLEEPING ROOMS WORK? Rooms will be based on your VWLR Northeast room preference. If you do not plan to attend the VWLR Northeast, just let us know your room/roommate preference and we will do our best to accomodate. Rooms will be single, double or triple occupancy.
WHAT IF I DON'T HAVE A ROOMMATE? That's OK! We do our best to accomodate roommate requests, however, if you do not have a specific request, we will assign someone of the same gender to your room. This is a great way to meet a new friend!
WHAT ARE MY TRANSPORT/PARKING OPTIONS? Transportation is not included in the cost of this event. You will have to provide your own means of travel. For directions additional travel information, CLICK HERE.
WHAT ABOUT MEALS? Monday night DINNER and Tuesday morning BREAKFAST are included with the cost of your registration. These meals will be provided on site in the dining room at Pilgrim Pines Conference Center. You will be responsible for all of your additional meals.
WHAT CAN/CAN'T I BRING TO THE EVENT? Please feel free to bring an acoustic guitar for use in your writing. It may also be possible to share guitars during the event, but please contact us if you will need to borrow an acoustic. You will also need to bring clothing, toiletries and anything else you may need for your overnight stay. Sheets/blankets/pillows/towels are provided by Montreat Conference Center (just like any standard hotel facility).
WHAT HAPPENS IF I'M REGISTERED FOR A DIFFERENT ROOM TYPE AT THE VINEYARD WORSHIP LEADERS RETREAT? We will do our best to make your stay easy and make room adjustments as necessary. If you have questions or requests, please contact us.
WHERE CAN I CONTACT THE ORGANIZER WITH QUESTIONS? Please email email@example.com with any additional questions!
WHAT IF I NEED TO CANCEL? There is a $50 fee for any cancellations up until September 30th, 2016. After September 30th, we will not be able to provide any refunds for cancellations.