Heart of Worship

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Event Date(s): 
Thu, 2014-06-26 - Sun, 2014-06-29

Heart Of Worship

3 day stay-in musical workshop with focus on 

  • The call and relevance of Praise & Worship in Today’s World 
  • Music as the fabric of Worship 
  • Different ambiences and experiences in Worship, explored through Music 
  • Leading Worship as a band/music group 
  • Practical aspects of Praise and Worship 
  • Styles of adoration  
  • Ministering as a group 
  • Singing and dramatics as well as niches such as working with multimedia, photography, writing and creativity for any form

The training sessions will help the members to increase within them a desire to use their talents for the Lord, for a time of exploring their talents and growing in ministering through them.

How: Presented through musical, interactive sessions

Who: Shelton Pinheiro, Beena Manoj and Alphons Joseph (Members of Rexband*)

When & Where: June 26th(8pm) to 29th(3pm) at Choice Retreat Centre, 47 Jurong West Street 42, Singapore 649368

Entry upon registration via ministry leaders only. Only limited Seats available.

Registration fees: S$ 120 ( early bird discount, ends at 25th May)  and S$ 150 for the rest  (food and accommodation included) 

Rexband and the resource persons

Rexband is a musical outreach of the Jesus Youth movement, the band features talented musicians, composers and songwriters who have been performing concerts, leading worship, and composing Christian music for the sole purpose of sharing the life changing love of Jesus that they’ve personally experienced. Rexband had performed at the World Youth Day celebrations in Toronto, Cologne, Sydney Madrid and WYD 2013

ALPHONS JOSEPH  

Role in Rexband : Singer / Lead guitarist

Description : A trained guitarist holding Grade 7 Guitar from Trinity College London, Alphons is one of the key musicians of the band and has been active in the band since 1989. He is one of the lead male soloists with an amazing vocal range and is adept in the Indian style of music like Carnatic and Hindustani. Alphons also plays the lead guitar during the Rexband shows and has composed most of the Rexband tracks. Professionally Alphons is involved in the Malayalam film industry as a Music Director and have directed music cum background score for a number of films. He has received the Kerala Film Critics’ award for the ‘Best Music Director’ in the year 2004. 

BEENA MANOJ

Role in Rexband : Lead Singer / Pianist

Description : Beena, a trained pianist (Grade VIII in Pianoforte, Trinity College of Music, London) is the lead female soloist of the band. She is a multi-linguist and renders songs in Hindi and Malayalam besides the English repertoire. Beena, who has been part of the band since 1989, works as a Associate Professor in English Literature in St. Teresa’s College - a renowned women’s college in Ernakulam. She had the privilege of participating in the Asian Synod at the Vatican in 1998 as an auditor, where she also presented a paper.

SHELTON PINHEIRO

Role in Rexband : Co-ordinator / Singer

Description : Shelton has been part of the Rexband since 1989 and is one of the lead male soloists of the band, specializing in rendering songs in the Western style and tradition. Blues, rap, reggae and hip hop styles are his forte and add flavor to the distinct fusion songs of the band. Shelton, who has been involved in singing and writing songs right from his university days, is also one of the songwriter of the band and has written the lyrics of most tracks of the band. He is the present Co-ordinator of the band.

 

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