Percussion For Worship (TM) provides information for percussionists, worship leaders, producers, teachers, and anyone desiring to learn about the use of this family of instruments in both contemporary and traditional Christian worship.
Photo by Scott Pickering
Monday, April 17, 2017
Easter 2017 Gateway Sandi Patty & Larnelle Harris
How great to play percussion for seven services for Easter Weekend 2017 with my Gateway Worship pals--and work with Sandi Patty, Larnelle Harris, and Jay Rouse! What talent!
From the early days of his career as Artist in Residence at Coastal Carolina Community College to his present day work as a percussion soloist, clinician, sideman, and entrepreneur, Mark Shelton has created programs and educational services for a variety of ages.
Mark’s experience in contemporary worship percussion is highlighted in the video tutorial series Worship Team Director produced by Gateway Church. Mark writes regularly for the magazines, Worship Musician and Activate.
Mark's compositions are published by Heritage Music Press, HoneyRock, and Per-Mus Publications. A member of the Texas Commission on the Arts Touring Roster, Mark has presented "The Strike, Scrape, & Shake Show" for thousands of students in schools and libraries.
An avid runner, Mark was the overall winner in the 5000 meter run at the 2005 Texas Masters Championships and finished #102 in the 2007 Texas Marathon.
Contact Mark 214-507-6366