GMA Canada & The World Vision Artist Collective are honoured to partner with Break Forth Canada in presenting

GMA WEEK 2017

Edmonton + JAN 26 - 29

 
 

 
 

Did you know that GMA members get 25% off select Break Forth Conference sessions? Search for savings below!

 

Thursday + Jan 26

38th Annual COVENANT AWARDS

6:00 PM - 11:00 PM / Shaw Conference Centre / Hall D
 

+ The premiere annual awards show honouring outstanding achievements in Canadian Christian Music.
+ Featuring various performances from select 2015 Covenant Award Nominees. 
 

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Friday + JAN 27

GMA Canada & The World Vision Artist Collective Workshops

9:30 AM - 3:30 PM / SHAW CONFERENCE CENTre / Locations tba
 

+ Members Workshop Discount 50% - Use Code ILWGMA2017
 

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GMA Canada & The World Vision Artist Collective Present: ARTISTRY, TECHNOLOGY & ADVOCACY

Discover key factors designed to mold artists, leaders and support teams into a cohesive community — a community that tells engaging and colourful stories through music, art, technology and advocacy. Attendees will learn the importance of developing teams that are equipped to intentionality create meaningful content that reaches and influences culture across all generations.

ART, CULTURE & JUSTICE
BRIAN DOERKSEN / ROY SALMOND / JON BULLER

i. Songwriting: Why We Do What We Do As Songwriters
ii. Art & Culture: How Art & Culture Affects the Church
iii. Worship & Justice: Why You Can’t Have One Without the Other
iv. Why Worship In The Local Church Matters

PERFORMANCE WITH COLOUR
NOREEN SMITH / MATT MCCOY / MAT CRISP

i. The Rhythm Section: Playing Well With Others
ii. Vocals & Choir: Breakthrough and Find Your Voice
iii. Guitars: Perfecting Your Craft
iv. Loops & Multitracks

THE LOST ART OF PRESENTATION
DARRELL SMITH / MAT CRISP / JON BULLER

i. Audio Breakthrough: Achieving Studio Quality Sound in Live Sound Scenarios
ii. Visual Liturgy: Exploring Meaning and Engagement in Lighting and Video Production
iii. Transmission: Extending your Liturgical, Creative, and Community Experience to the Web
iv. Presentations Don’t Have to Suck: Implementing a Design Workflow to Improve Your Presentations


Friday + JAN 27

GMA Cnada + Break Forth Concert

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM / SHAW CONFERENCE CENTRE / HALL A&B / Main Stage
 

+ The Informants / Steve Bell / Tim & The Glory Boys
Included with Break Forth Registration
+ Members Conference Discount 25% - Use Code GMAMEMBERMAIN
 

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Saturday + Jan 28 

GMA Canada & The World Vision Artist Collective Showcases

9:30 AM - 2:30 PM / Shaw Conference Centre / Hall D/ Stage 1
 

Did you know that GMA Canada and The World Vision Artist Collective are partnering together to treat Break Forth Conference attendees to exclusive acoustic showcases at Stage 1 (in Hall D) between workshop sessions? Register for Break Forth and the chance to catch these exclusive, intimate performances!
Included with Break Forth Registration
+ Members Conference Discount 25% - Use Code GMAMEMBERMAIN
+ Featuring performances by: Jordan St.Cyr / The Pilkey Sisters / All Flaws in Progress / Sky Terminal / Karla Adolphe / Allen Froese / Soap Box Duo / Brooke Nicholls / Greg Sykes / CAVES
 

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