Why EVERY Church Musician Should Know Some Music Theory

Do you serve on a church worship team? Do you hope to serve God through music someday? You need to know at least some music theory.

Does that mean that you should strive to be the next Beethoven or Mozart? No, but knowing a little will go a long way.

What is Music Theory?

Music theory is simply the study of the nuts and bolts of music–how its created, how it’s communicated, how it’s played, and much more. Without music theory we wouldn’t have chords, rhythms, note names, or any way to teach people around the world how to play a song.

5 Reasons Music Theory Will Make a Worship Team Betterblog1343

1) Everybody speaks the same language-