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Lift the Lid – Making Beats

19 November @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Learn how to combine beats and create your own backing tracks in this FREE workshop for ages 16-25. No experience needed!

Got rhythms in your head asking to be turned into a track? Want to make your own music but no idea where to start? No problem! We’ll take you from beginner to budding beat-maker in this friendly, fun workshop.

Producer Beckred creates tracks for a range of rap, trap and drill artists. He’ll show you the basics so you can start making your own beats using a mix of free apps on a phone or iPad and the professional facilities at UTM Studio.

Essential info:

Date: Saturday 19 November
Time: 1pm-4pm
Venue: UTM Studio
Unit 27 Penraevon Estate, Jackson Road (off Meanwood Road), Leeds LS7 2AW (map here)
Cost: Free
What you need to bring: Kit will be provided but if you have a smartphone that may also be useful.

This workshop is intended for young people aged 16-25. If you are aged 16 or 17 then you will need a parent or guardian to register for you. Please note that photographs and sound recording may take place – if you are under 18 then we will send you a consent form; otherwise let us know if you want to opt out of these.

Access info: UTM Studio has level access and is on one floor throughout.

This workshop is one of three run in Leeds by Creative Lives as part of the Lift the Lid project. See all three taking place here bit.ly/LIFT-THE-LID
Any questions? Email abi@creative-lives.org to ask.

Lift the Lid is a Creative Lives project supported by the Mohn Westlake Foundation via Leeds Community Foundation.


19 November
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Unity Through Music Studio
Unit 27 Penraevon Estate Jackson Road (off Meanwood Road)
Leeds, LS7 2AW Leeds
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