Serve in the Band

Get Connected to the Team

Take Your Next Step

1. Prepare

Use the resources on this page to get ready at home for your audition.

2. Audition

Send in a video of you playing / singing the song you've prepared.

3. Train

After passing the audition, build trust with the team in a rehearsal environment.

4. Serve

Commit to the regular rotation of volunteers serving on the weekend.

Expectations

What we are looking for from anyone auditioning for the team

Mindset

Be a teachable, humble, team player, willing to adapt and ready to serve the church.

Preparedness

Demonstrate confidence and comfort with the arrangement without looking at a chart.

Pitch / Rhythm

Maintain a correct and consistent pitch and/or rhythm throughout the song.

Musicality

Know your voice / instrument and your own personal strengths and limitations.

Audition Songs

Prepare the songs below according to the part for which you are auditioning
Female Vocals – Grace to Grace by Hillsong Worship

SpotifyApple Music | Click Track | Lyrics

  • Prepare the main melody.
  • Show confidence as if you were leading the song.
  • Feel free to lower the key to better fit your range.
  • Focus on the dynamics (softer in early verses / choruses and stronger as the song develops).
Male Vocals – Graves into Gardens by Elevation Worship

SpotifyApple Music | Click Track | Lyrics

  • Prepare the main melody.
  • Show confidence as if you were leading the song.
  • Feel free to lower the key to better fit your range.
  • Focus on your energy (body language and facial expressions) and making it match the vibe of the song.
Drums – Graves into Gardens by Elevation Worship

SpotifyApple Music | Elevated Track | Click Track | Chart

  • Timing is everything.
  • Have fun.
Bass – Graves into Gardens by Elevation Worship

SpotifyApple Music | Elevated Track | Click Track | Chart

  • Lock in with the drums.
  • Have fun.
Electric – Glorious Day by Passion

SpotifyApple Music | Elevated Track | Click Track | Chart

  • Tone is just as important as speed.
  • Play the main lead lines during the choruses and turns.
  • Play chunkier rhythm stuff or swells during other moments.
Keys – King of Kings by Hillsong Worship

SpotifyApple Music | Elevated Track | Click Track | Chart

  • Play the main piano lead line throughout.
Acoustic – Before the Throne by Shane & Shane

SpotifyApple Music | Elevated Track | Click Track | Chart

  • Vary style and strumming throughout.
  • Focus on dynamics and timing.
Violin – 10,000 Reasons by Jesus Culture

SpotifyApple Music | Elevated Track | Click Track | Chart

  • Play the turnaround and instrumental parts.
  • Pick or create parts to play by ear throughout the song.
Cello – Here’s My Heart by Crowder / Passion

SpotifyApple Music | Elevated Track | Click Track | Chart

  • Pick or create parts to play by ear throughout the song.
 

Get Started

Making an audition video is quick and easy and lets you control the first impression you make (if you don’t like how it turns out just film it again). Capture a video where we can see and hear you, upload it to YouTube as “unlisted,” and share the link with us using the form below.