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Music Texas




Kempke's Music Texas 

June 18th - 20th, 2018 

Held in the DFW Texas airport area




Music Texas is a 3-day choral music event for the music directors and worship leaders. Featuring Brentwood, Word Music, Lillenas, PraiseGathering, FirstWorship (Lifeway), Hope, Shawnee, Lorenz, Medallion, Little Big Stuff Music, Integrity Music, and more! 




    MUSIC TEXAS 2018
    MONDAY, JUNE 18th
    The Kempke on-site Music Store 8:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am   Registration opens for Music Texas - Coffee provided
10:0am   Welcome from Shirley Kempke and Mary McDonald
10:00am 11:00am Word - Dale Mathews - Reading Session 1 - Packet 1
11:00am   Introductions
11:00am 12:00pm Hal Leonard - Patti Drennan - Reading Session 2
12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch and Browse Exhibits
1:00pm   Introductions and Drawing # 1
1:00pm 2:30pm Word & Integrity Music - Dale Mathews - Reading Session 3 - Packet 1
2:30pm   Introductions
2:30pm 3:30pm Lorenz - Mary McDonald - Reading Session 4
3:30pm 4:00pm Soda Break & Browse Exhibits
4:00pm   Introduction and Drawing # 2
4:00pm 5:00pm Brentwood - Mason Brown - Reading Session 5 - Packet 1
5:00pm   Introductions
5:00pm 6:00pm Shawnee - Patti Drennan - Reading Session 6
    Tuesday June 19th
    The Kempke on-site Music Store 8:00am - 5:00pm
8:30am   Coffee and Pastries provided
9:00am 9:30am Morning Worship - Jason Lovins
9:30am 10:30am Lillenas - Dave Clark - Reading Session 7
10:30am   Introductions
10:30am 11:45am PraiseGathering Music - Randy Vader & Jay Rouse - Reading Session 8 - Packet 1
11:45am 12:05pm Artist Spotlight - Foto Sisters
12:05pm 1:00pm Lunch provided & Browse Exhibits
1:00pm   Introductions and Drawing # 3
1:00pm 2:30pm Brentwood - Mason Brown - Reading Session 10 - Packet 1
2:30pm 3:00pm Soda Break & Browse Exhibits
3:00pm   Introductions and Drawing # 4
3:00pm 4:30pm FirstWorship (Lifeway) - John Bolin - Reading Session 11 - Packet 1
4:30pm   Introductions
4:30pm 5:00pm Medallion - Reading Premiere - Behold a Savior
5:00pm 6:00pm Dinner Provided
6:00pm 6:45pm Premiere - Session 12 - Hope - Mary McDonald - Sing Christmas
6:45pm 7:30pm Evening Worship with the Jason Lovins Band
    Wednesday June 20th
    The Kempke on-site Music Store 8:00am - 4:00pm
8:30am   Coffee and Pastries provided
9:00am 9:30am Morning Worship w Randy Vader & Jay Rouse
9:00am 10:30am First Worship (Lifeway) - Reading Premiere Hope for the Ages - Session 13 - John Bolin
10:30am   Introductions
10:30am 12:00pm Medallion - Reading Session 14 - Jay Rouse
12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch & Browse Exhibits
1:00pm 2:00pm Hope - Reading Session 15 - Joel Raney
2:00pm   Introductions & Drawing # 5
2:00pm 3:00pm Praisegathering Music - Reading Session 16 - Randy Vader
3:00pm 3:10pm Little Big Stuff Music - Session 17
3:10pm 3:15pm Vendor Drawings, Drawing for Free Registration & $200 Gift Certificate for A/V



Preview of Music Texas 

Special thanks to John Bell for the great photography

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