2018 Schedule

See our Inspiresong 2018 recap Here


All Day Arrive in Aspen
6:00pm-7:00pm Pick up Retreat Badge and booklet at Crossroads Church
7:00pm-9:00pm Songwriters in the Round; Public Concert with our Mentors including: Chris Cleveland, Sarah Reeves, Benji Cowart, Jonathan Lee, Ian Eskellin, Daniel Doss, Taylor Agan, Andrew Bergthold, Rebekah White, Daniel Bashta

FRIDAY MAY 11, 2018

Morning Breakfast (on your own)
9:00am-9:30am Worship
9:30am-10:00am Keynote: Now is the Write Time – Sue Mohr
10:15am-11:15am Journey to Full Time – Mentor panel will share their faith-work journeys and how they arrived to where they are today.
11:30am-12:45pm Songwriting 101 – Mentor panel will discuss their thoughts on songwriting, and Q&A
12:45pm-2:00pm Lunch (at the church)
2:00pm-4:00pm Co-Write with Ian! – Ian and mentors will write a new song with our attendees live on stage!
4:00pm-7:00pm Free Time to enjoy the beautiful sites around Aspen & Dinner (on your own)
7:00pm-9:00pm Open Mic Night – Opportunity for mentors to share their favorite original song on stage at Crossroads Church! Depending on the weather, we may have a fire pit and ‘smores available!


Morning Breakfast (on your own)
9:00am-9:30am Worship
9:30am-10:00am Keynote: – Ian Eskelin
10:15am-11:15am Songwriting 201 – Our mentor panel will discuss the finer details of songwriting and how to turn a good song into a great song.
11:30am-12:45pm Song Evals – Mentors will evaluate songs from attendees who submitted their song to the InspireSong Contest, along with a few live performance reviews.
12:45pm-2:00pm Lunch (at the church)
2:00:pm-3:00pm Business – Our mentor panel will discuss how to find outlets and opportunities for your songs and how to generate revenue from your songwriting.
3:00pm-6:00pm Small Group Co-Write – Attendees break into small groups and co-write together.
6:00pm-7:00pm Dinner (on your own)
7:00pm-9:00pm Small Group Concert – Small groups share their songs live on stage
9:00pm-10:00pm Q&A Wrap-up

SUNDAY MAY 13, 2018

Morning Breakfast (on your own)
8:30am Worship Gathering
10:30am Worship Gathering