manhattan-based workshops

5 W. 19th St. Suite 3R – Ring Bell Q

Got Bars? Writing, Production and Studio Recording

Songwriting & Music Recording Development Workshop Led By Chris Belmont • Mondays, January 29th – February 26th @ 4:30-6:30pm

Come step your pen and melody game up! Here, you will explore techniques from some of your favorite artists, discover how to find new sources of inspiration, and witness/join in the occasional post-class cypher. All participants will have to opportunity to record your creation throughout the course of the series. Hip-Hop, R&B, Pop, Spoken Word, all genres welcome!


Poetry & Performance Workshop
Led by Jive Poetic
Thursdays, February 1st – March 1st @ 4:30-6:30pm

Slam season is approaching! Are you ready? Come through to work on your writing and performance. All are welcome regardless of skill level or experience. Led by Jive Poetic, accomplished poet and past member of the Nuyorican Poet’s Cafe and the Brooklyn Slam Teams.

creatively college bound (CCB)

Erica Fabri • Every September to December

This program is geared towards high school juniors & seniors who want their creative critical voice to soar over the tedium of the college application process. Using spoken word and hip-hop as inspiration, we will write high-quality college application essays and explore numerous scholarship opportunities. This workshop will put you on track to get into college, and earn scholarships.

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