In this video Brian and Bradford talk through some pointers for Music Directors.
If you want to see a video of a full song where you can hear Brian's in-ear monitor mix with an MD, check out this video: https://youtu.be/iUEZmBT64Lk
Table of contents:
00:00 - Intro/setup
00:37 - What is an MD?
02:08 - Our MD microphone switching setup
05:07 - How band members should mix the MD mic in their IEMs
05:38 - Why an MD if we use clicks and cues?
07:28 - How to leave room for spontaneity when you use clicks/cues
08:37 - The importance of worship leaders and MD's working together
09:37 - Why you have to use in ear monitoring
10:40 - What in ear monitors we are using
11:48 - Example of Brian's in-ear monitor mix during worship
12:50 - How to prepare for Sundays as an MD
13:33 - Can musicians show up unprepared and rely on an MD?
13:57 - What kinds of things does an MD say? What does the band play during transitions