Mission Statement: Establish and operate first non-profit school for
vocal studies exclusively for
the Christian, gospel, and inspirational genres, where students can
study vocal technique, music
theory, songwriting, studio recording, music business, and professional
techniques while being assisted in personal career planning.
Giving the gospel to the world, exalting Jesus Christ, and uplifting His
SCIVT School of Christian Gospel and Inspirational Music is a
nondenominational school with no
specific ties to any church or religious organization.
Student ages: 8-80 years old
Admission: based on skill level, student’s motivation, and desire to
Budget: to be finalized
Registration fee: $75.00, includes all materials
Seating capacity: 12-15 admitted first year
Materials included in registration fee:
1.. Binder (printed with logo of SCIVT, etc.)
3.. Sheet protectors and notebook paper
5.. Vocal workout CD
6.. Class uniform, which consists of a t-shirt/jersey to be worn
to each class.
Semesters: Fall, September 20 – December 20, 2014
Winter/spring, January 17 – May 15, 2015
Time: 12:30 – 1:30pm
SCIVT School of Christian Gospel and Inspirational Music
1.. Robert Hoefer
2.. Brenda Covert
3.. Bill Brown
4.. Giselle Anthony
5.. Carlos Pierce
6.. Phil Duckett
Mentors / Special Topic Lecturers
1.. Brantley Smith – Hootie and Brookwood Baptist Church
2.. Rhonda – Daystar Records
3.. Marlo Hogue – Radiant
4.. Joe Wehunt
5.. Carlos P.
Name Scholarships (endowments) at $500 each
1.. Hazel Brown
SCIVT School of Christian Gospel and Inspirational Music (CGI)
We are seeking individuals who are teachable and marketable,who want to
learn how to sing
professionally, song-write, record, and market spiritually motivating
We are a nondenominational school with no specific ties to any church or
Twelve to fifteen students will be admitted per season.
“Giving the Gospel to the World”
SCIVT presents “Truth”: an exclusive Christian and gospel vocal ensemble
devoted solely to
performing spiritual music that exalts Jesus Christ as our Lord and
Advisory Board: Responsibility to bring solidity to program, assist with
mentoring and resourcing.
PR & Advertising, to include PSA’s, TV & radio talk shows, commercials,
church bulletins, and
web inclusion/social media: TBD
Audition dates: TBD
Studio curriculum and songs: TBD
1.. Still Holding on to God’s Hand
2.. Even Me
3.. What about the Children?
4.. He Knows …
Start classes: Saturday, 12:30pm, September 20, 2014
Songwriting and recording: lyrics, music and chord theory, words & music
Promote it/post it/sell it!
Recruit next class:
Class Day One: Meet the Mentor Day, discuss overall plan and class
schedule and agenda,
handouts, and protocol.
What students are saying about SCIVT:
If you are a stage performer or
singer who would like to improve your skills, the South Carolina
Institute for Vocal Training is now accepting new students. Kids age
8-17 and adults may apply. Learn to sing with more power, improve your
pitch, strengthen your voice, and perform onstage with more confidence
by joining the hottest singing class in the Upstate! Our affordable
vocal training is guaranteed to push your vocals and showmanship skills
to a new level.
Class size is limited! Confirm your
seat today by calling SCIVT at 864.325.7374 or 864.325.8774.
Private lessons are also available
Monday through Saturday morning, noon or evening hours.