Art, Lyrics, Loops n Beats


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    Installation view of Once Heard Before, Whitechapel Gallery, 2019. Photo: Rob Harris

  • Music Masterclass 2_Rob Harris
  • Music Masterclass 1_Rob Harris
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Past Event

This event was on Sat 26 Oct 2019, 11am – 4pm | Free, booking required

Aged 15 – 21? Join artists Ben White, Eileen Simpson and grime musician/producer Prince Rapid for a masterclass exploring art and music.

Develop skills in sampling, song writing and DJing. Create lyrics, loops and beats using copyright-expired recordings, new sounds and your own tunes.

Go on a tour of the exhibition Once Heard Before and see how the artists have collaborated with local young musicians and Spotlight Youth Centre, east London to transform hit records from the 50s and 60s into new music.

Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

To book your place, contact:

This event is open to young people aged 15 – 21. Find out more about our Youth Programme and our youth forum Duchamp & Sons here.

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