ENHANCE THE GIFT ACADEMY CLASSES
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic our Academy classes have been canceled until further notice. The ETG team is praying that all of our Academy Families, Staff and Friends maintain everything that is needed during this challenging time and are practicing safety precautions. We know that God is STILL IN CONTROL! We will continue to PRAY & TRUST!
Below are lessons and songs for you to continue learning at home. More are coming, so continue checking the website! SEE YOU SOON!
ENHANCE THE GIFT LESSONS & SONGS
Piano Lesson #1: by Mr. Patrick - Just click on the link: https://youtu.be/38Aqojyo444
Students in Youth Vocal should listen to and practice Genesis & Psalm 150.
Children's Vocal should listen to and practice Potter & The Clay.
marshall White & Voices of Unity (Genesis)
Psalm 150 (Live)
The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir
Potter And The Clay ()
West Angeles Cogic Mass Choir And Congregation (Little Saints in Praise)
Listen to song below to write your own lyrics for Enhance The Gift.Thank you Benjamin Briggs III, producer and audio engineer for the music track! You may record yourself singing with your lyrics and send us the video clip. I believe that it must be (3) minutes or less to send by regular email. [email protected]
* More songs and lessons will be coming. KEEP CHECKING THE WEBSITE!
PRAYING FOR OUR AWESOME TEACHERS & CAMP INSTRUCTORS!
Dance/Praise & HipHop
Summer Williams – Dance Instructor
Summer has been training for the past 15 years in hip hop, tap, jazz, ballet, modern, and liturgical dance. She studied at San Diego State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in dance and a minor in business administration. Summer has taught and performed for international groups like Pro Danza Italia and Debbie Allen Dance Academy. She has also danced with contemporary jazz company “Momentum Dance Theater” and professional tap company “Capital Tap.”
Summer has worked as a featured dancer and assistant choreographer for recording artist, Megan Henry, and has been seen on television performing on a Taylor Swift commercial, at the DC Tap Festival, Tap Fever Studio, and many other places. She now holds a Master of Arts degree in Dance and is the owner of Rap A Tap Center for the Arts in San Diego, Ca.,
Derek Brown - Dance Instructor
Mime Dance instructor is 22 years old and currently pursuing his purpose with a vision called Atmosphere; a place where God is in the midst. Some of the things that he would like to accomplish in his life are to make a difference in the world and to be recognized as a role model for Christ. Derek has practiced dance at a young age and recognizes that his gift is from God. He strives to be an encourager to those who feel that life doesn’t matter. His philosophy of life is, “Pray First, Aim High, Be Encouraged & Stay Focused!
Ginger Galloway - Drama Instructor
Ginger M Galloway is a poet, author, playwright, artist, graphic designer and educator. Ginger has written and illustrated a number of books that she hopes serve to offer hope, promise, and encouragement to the 'seekers.'
Rev. Gary V. Lett - Visual Arts Instructor
Visual Arts instructor, experience as a professional artist spans over four decades, and he credits “Positive Roots,” a self published lithograph that features his older siblings and grandmother as his introduction to the fine art world.
From 1977, Rev. Lett’s professional path has lead him into different art careers, and one that lead him to San Antonio, Texas in 2001, and where stands his most notable artistic accomplishment to date. There stands a 24 x 14 feet ceramic tile mural depicting “Texas-born Musical Legends”; In addition to managing a fine art career, he is a noted art director, instructor and former children’s after-school art program director, illustrator, muralist, graphic designer, and children’s picture book author.
Minister Margaret Briggs - Vocal Arts Instructor
Margaret Briggs is the Executive Director of Enhance The Gift Ministries. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Vocal Arts and a Masters in Education. She began singing at a very young age and has had the opportunity to sing with various musical artists throughout her career. She has provided instruction in the areas of vocal arts development, Praise & Worship, and is currently serving as Co-Pastor with her husband at Greater Light Community Church in Perris. She has served as Praise & Worship Leader and Choral Director for several ministries. She is extremely gifted in discovering potential in others and providing the inspiration and motivation necessary to "stir up the gifts.
Kwesi Williams - Percussion Instructor