How to Learn Singing “Jesus Messiah” from Chris Tomlin

Learning to Sing “Jesus Messiah” by Chris Tomlin

If you’re a fan of Chris Tomlin and want to learn how to sing his popular song “Jesus Messiah,” you’ve come to the right place! In this article, we’ll provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to learn and master this beautiful worship song.

Understanding the Vocal Technique

“Jesus Messiah” showcases Chris Tomlin’s powerful and emotive vocal style. One of the unique vocal techniques used in this song is the ability to control dynamics effectively. Chris Tomlin effortlessly transitions between soft, gentle verses and powerful, soaring choruses. Learning to control your dynamics will help you convey the message of the song with emotional depth and authenticity.

This technique is also commonly used in other popular worship songs, such as “How Great is Our God” and “Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)” by Chris Tomlin, as well as “Reckless Love” by Cory Asbury. Mastering this technique will not only benefit your rendition of “Jesus Messiah,” but it will also enhance your overall singing abilities.

Practical Tips to Learn “Jesus Messiah”

  1. Familiarize Yourself with the Song: Start by listening to the original version of the song to become acquainted with its melody, lyrics, and overall structure. This will help you understand the emotional journey of the song.
  2. Analyze Your Voice: Before you start practicing, take the Singing Carrots Vocal Range Test to determine your vocal range. This will enable you to adapt the song to your vocal capabilities.
  3. Warm-Up and Vocal Exercises: Dedicate time to warm up your voice before practicing the song. Singing Carrots’ Pitch Training – Educational Singing Game offers interactive vocal warm-ups and exercises that will help improve your pitch accuracy and range.
  4. Study the Lyrics and Message: Dive deeper into the lyrics of “Jesus Messiah” and understand the message it conveys. This will help you connect with the song on a personal and emotional level, allowing for a more compelling performance.
  5. Focus on Dynamics: Pay close attention to the dynamics in the song. Experiment with soft verses and powerful choruses, effectively conveying the emotions the song carries. Singing Carrots’ Vocal Pitch Monitor will assist you in visualizing your sung notes and dynamics.
  6. Practice with Accompaniment: Singing Carrots’ Search songs by vocal range feature allows you to find songs that match your vocal range, difficulty, and genre preference. Find the accompaniment for “Jesus Messiah” that suits your vocal capabilities and practice singing along.
  7. Record and Assess Your Progress: Use Singing Carrots’ progress tracking feature to monitor your singing improvement. Recording yourself singing “Jesus Messiah” will allow you to evaluate your performance objectively and identify areas for further improvement.
  8. Seek Professional Guidance: Consider enrolling in Singing Carrots’ Educational singing course for a comprehensive understanding of singing theory and practical tips. Expert guidance will help you refine your skills and enhance your performance of “Jesus Messiah.”

Remember, learning a song requires patience and consistent practice. Don’t be discouraged if you don’t achieve perfection right away. Enjoy the process and embrace the joy of singing this powerful worship song.

Additional Resources

To further enhance your singing experience, check out the following Singing Carrots resources: