Sit in the room while Dove Award winning writers Michael Farren and Travis Ryan write a song from scratch! Witness how a song will be birthed by an idea in the room. Travis will be using logic to build a track along with writing a verse/chorus & bridge. Witness the beautiful tension of seeing ideas from different vantage points. See how they encourage ideas, techniques: Building a demo, lyric & melody including beats.
About the speaker
Dove Award Winner, Renowned Worship Leader and Song Writer
Travis Ryan is a Dove Award nominated songwriter and recording artist based in Nashville, Tennessee, where he serves as worship pastor at LifePoint Church. The husband and father of four, previously served as a worship leader for Saddleback Church, and has also led worship for Campus Crusade, The Purpose Driven Life Worship Conference and the National Worship Leader Conference.
Travis is the writer behind the Newsboys’ #1 radio hit and KLOVE Fan Award winning song “We Believe.” His recordings include the EPs You Hold It All and Heartbeat and the full-length album Until My Voice Is Gone. Additional information is available at www.travisryanmusic.com and www.facebook.com/travisryanworship.
Michael Farren is a GRAMMY Award nominated and ASCAP and Dove Award winning songwriter, producer and recording artist. His songs include “Trust In You” (Lauren Daigle), “Every Time I Breathe” (Big Daddy Weave), “Let It Rain” (Michael W. Smith), “Let The Worshipers Arise” (Phillips Craig & Dean) and “I Am Blessed” (Karen Peck & New River). Michael’s songs also have been recorded by Natalie Grant, Aaron Shust, Jaci Velasquez, Brian Free & Assurance and Finding Favor. Michael is based in Franklin, Tennessee, where he serves as worship pastor for Gateway Church.