Disciples of Worship Academy

Songwriting Coaching & Collaboration Course

Part 2 of the Songwriting Intensive

Want some coaching from professional experienced songwriters? Want to grow in your songwriting lifestyle? Need accountability in your songwriting? Would you like to be surrounded by other songwriters to sharpen your skills and to bounce ideas off of?

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Your next step

The Songwriting Coaching & Collaboration Course is the next phase of our Songwriting Intensive from the fall 2021, and we invite you to join!

The course will build on the tools from the first course and use our time together to advance the songs we are working on and collaborate with others in writing new songs.

Did you miss out on the fall songwriting intensive but still want to join? You are welcome to join! As a new participant you will receive the curriculum we went through in the fall to jump right in.

This Course Includes:

12 weeks

Songwriting sessions over a 12 week period

Songwriting Collaboration

Songwriting Collaboration groups biweekly

Live Coaching

Coaching sessions with influential teachers & songwriters biweekly

Private conversations

Private Facebook group interaction


Assignments and activations to put the teaching into practice


Song reviews & feedback to help you grow


with other students

… and more

Access to 2 ebooks and 12 lessons by Dan McCollum

Two Part Course Structure

1) Biweekly live sessions as a class with guest artists and songwriters

to give input into your songwriting process as well as to review participant songs together as a class, getting valuable feedback from our guest artist and the others in the class.

2) Bi weekly group collaboration sessions.

You will be placed in a songwriting group with other songwriters that compliment your areas of strengths and weaknesses in songwriting to help each other with existing songs and/or to co-write together.


January 20 – April 7, 2022


Thursday evenings 19.30-21.30 CET


Online on the Zoom platform


New participants: 1500 NOK
(estimated 169 USD / 149 EUR)

Returning participants: 1200 NOK
(estimated 135 USD / 119 EUR)

Guest Speakers:

Paul Baloche

Christian music artist, songwriter, worship leader.

Written hundreds of songs sung in churches around the world. Has released 18 albums  known for his songs “Open the eyes of my heart,” “Above All,”  and most recent “Behold Him” with Kim Walker Smith. Author of “God Songs” and creator of several other reoursces. Paul travels around North America, France, and Asia leading worship and  teaching seminars with his ministry leadworship.org

Dan McCollam

director of Sounds of the Nations

Dan McCollam is the founding
director of Sounds of the Nations, a mission organisation training thousands around the world to write and record praise and worship songs in their own culture, language, and ethnic sound. As a dynamic itinerant minister, Dan loves partnering with leaders,
trainers, and local churches in the areas of worship, the prophetic, leadership structures and strategies, embracing the glories of the cross, and unlocking dreams of the heart. He is the cofounder of Prophetic Company. He serves on the faculty of Bethel School
of Worship, WorshipU.com, Bethel School of the Prophets, and Deeper School of Supernatural Life.

Roma Waterman

Christian music artist, singer, vocal coach

One of Australia’s foremost Christian artists, Roma has recorded 7 albums as well been a vocal coach and session singer for TV shows including The X-Factor and The Voice. She is the author of Releasing Heaven’s Song, The God Artist and The Handbook for Working Singers. Her greatest passion is the prophetic in worship and to train others to move in it.

School leader

Mary Elizabeth Kolsrud

founder of Disciples of Worship

Worship developer and Bergen Soul Children music director for Normisjon Hordaland in Bergen, Norway. Author of Ekte og Ærlig Tilbedelse and leader of Bergen Worship school. Scandinavian regional director for Sounds of the Nations. 

Mary Elizabeth has a bachelor degree of Worship Ministry and serves on the leadership team in her local church, Norkirken Bergen. She is an American woman with a love for Norway and is married to a Norwegian, Ole Martin, and together have two children.  

Mary Elizabeth is passionate about training worshippers in the nations to to see them rise up in their unique sound and identity in worship. She loves to collaborate & build networks between churches and worshippers around the world.

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Returning participants

Songwriting Coaching
& Collaboration Course

For participants who have already taken the Songwriting Intensive 2021, and have the curriculum

Register (1200 NOK)

(estimated 135 USD / 119 EUR)

New participants

Songwriting Coaching
& Collaboration Course

Also includes access to required curriculum

Songwriting Intensive 2021 course

2 ebooks by Dan McCollam

12 short lessons of the Worship Writers’ course by Dan McCollam.

Register (1500 NOK)

(estimated 169 USD / 149 EUR)