As we virtually pass our candles for Christmas Eve, we’d like to offer the opportunity for all to sing Silent Night together! Contemporary Band Leader, Nick Traverso has put together a lead track to sing along to. Your voice will be blended with other, so don’t fret if it’s not perfect!

Instructions for recording using Zoom (video tutorial at the bottom):

  1. Gather your materials:
    • Zoom
    • Headphones
  2. Follow these steps:
    • Open the back track and lyrics via the links above
    • Plug in your headphones
    • Open Zoom and start a new meeting (Join with computer audio! Video optional)
    • Hit record in Zoom
    • Go back to your browser & click play on the lead track. (If Zoom gives you an error, see fix below video tutorial)
    • Switch to the lyrics tab.
    • Sing!
    • Press “Stop Recording” in Zoom
    • End the Zoom meeting for all.
    • Open the Google form (link below) & submit your name and the “audio_only” file that Zoom creates!
  3. Upload your file to this Google Form which will send it directly to Nick!
  4. Send it in by December 11th, and be sure to tune in on Christmas Eve. 🙂
How to record your Silent Night submission using Zoom!
If you get this error while trying to switch back to your internet browser to start the track, click the browser icon at the bottom instead: