Here As In Heaven – Elevation Worship – Resources

hereasinheavenThe title song from the Here As In Heaven album is a powerful song of invitation. It’s a long, slow ballad, and the excellent songwriting takes the forefront

In our resources we play it in the key of C. The album version is in the key of D, which I find pretty high for most male vocalists.


  • Album: Elevation Worship – Here As In Heaven
  • Tempo: 69.5 bpm, 4/4 time
  • Album Key: D (male)
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Training Resources: Acoustic Song Video // Acoustic Tutorial Video
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The background music in this video is from Pads 4 (Evolving), available here.


  • Guitar: Martin D-35 with LR Baggs Anthem pickup
  • Microphone: Shure SM7b
  • Interface: Universal Audio Apollo Twin Duo

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Chords used in this song


Strumming Patterns

This song requires a good bit of restraint (it’s easy to play way too much), so for a lot of the song just whole note strums are appropriate. I like to begin building in sections with 8th note down strums (D, D, D, D, etc), and then for a main strumming pattern, use this:

1   2   3   4   ,...