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Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture

551 South Tryon Street

Charlotte, NC 28202

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Hip Hop Tech Camp: The Roots and STEM of Rap – A Writing & Technology Workshop for Grades 6-12

Ages: 11-18

*Drop-off begins at 8:30 a.m. | Lunch is included.

*Limited scholarships available. Contact education@ganttcenter.org for details.

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Students apply writing and technology skills to compose and record lyrics, download beats, and mix audio in this week-long STEM workshop. Participants will be introduced to hardware, software and terminology such as mixers, MIDI keyboards, VersePerfect, Audacity, cloud storage and online music libraries. The camp schedule will cover a range of topics that will leave students well-versed in the world of music production and composition.



Camp Schedule:

Day 1: The Roots of Rap - The Math / Poetry Connection

Day 2: Hero Poems & Intro to Rap Performances

Day 3: Past Time Poems / Intro to Rap Performances Continued

Day 4: Political Poems / Rap Performance: Beat Selection

Day 5: Recording / Software Usage / Final Performances

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