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Education Programs

The GRAMMY Museum’s education programs are going virtual! Join us as we take some of our most popular workshops online. All workshops are free and are open to classes and individuals with advanced sign-up.

2022 Workshop

Descriptions and Dates:

Music Production 101

Join us for a workshop designed to familiarize students with the basics of music production. Using a digital audio workstation, students will learn about producing a track on the spot, different careers in the recording industry including the role of the music producer, and the evolution of production from vinyl records to current techniques. Students will be encouraged to create their own beats and, if interested, sign up for our extended after-school programs to dive deeper!

Dates: Every Tuesday during the month of March

  • Tuesday 3/1/22
  • Tuesday 3/8/22
  • Tuesday 3/15/22
  • Tuesday 3/22/22
  • Tuesday 3/29/22

Time: 10am-11am for Elementary and Middle School | 11am-12pm for High School and College

Songwriting 101

Every song tells a story. Join the GRAMMY Museum education department as we take an in-depth look at popular songs by analyzing their lyrics, historical content, and cultural relevance. Students will be asked to join a discussion and create new verses for each song.

Dates: Every Tuesday during the month May

  • Tuesday 5/3/22
  • Tuesday 5/10/22
  • Tuesday 5/17/22
  • Tuesday 5/24/22
  • Tuesday 5/31/22

Time: 10am-11am for Elementary and Middle School | 11am-12pm for High School and College

 

 

 

Music of the Civil Rights Movement

Music of the Civil Rights Movement: Join the GRAMMY Museum as we celebrate songs of protest and sounds of freedom with Music of the Civil Rights Movement. The workshop discusses the climate of the nation leading up to and during the civil rights movement and showcases both the political and musical leaders who helped change history. Additionally, students are asked to look at how the popular music of today is used to rally the nation and inspire a fight for change.

Dates: Every Tuesday & Thursday during the month of February

  • Tuesday 2/1/22, Thursday 2/3/22
  • Tuesday 2/8/22, Thursday 2/10/22
  • Tuesday 2/15/22, Thursday 2/17/22
  • Tuesday 2/22/22, Thursday 2/24/22

Time: 10am-11am for Elementary and Middle School | 11am-12pm for High School and College 

Live out L!ve Speaker Series

Interactive panel discussions featuring industry experts from all over the live events industry: Booking, Production, Virtual Events, Marketing, Ticketing, Tour Management, etc…

  • Tuesday 4/5/22 – Talent Buying, Virtual Shows, Booking & Promotion
    • Talent, booking, and promoting are the centerpieces of a live show. Learn about the basics of securing your talent and working with artist agencies to promote a successful show. 
  • Tuesday 4/12/22 – Marketing, Ticketing/Box Office, Venue, Merch
    • Venues, ticket sales, and box office specifics. Learn from industry professionals how marketing and ticket sales can lead you to a sold out show! 
  • Tuesday 4/19/22 – Sound & Lighting/ Production 
    • Sound and lighting are the heart of show production. Take a deep dive into the tech world of sound and lighting from some of the industry’s best production staff & crew. 
  • Tuesday 4/26/22 – Tour Management on the Road & Accounting/ Settlement 

 

Time: 11am-12pm for High School and College

PRE- SCHEDULED IN-PERSON WORKSHOP OFFERINGS – SPRING 2022

 

Beat Making and Samples (Musician Institute): Darryl Swann 

Presented by Musicians Institute

Date: March 3, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Introduction to Today’s DJ Techniques (Musician Institute): Charlie Sputnik  

Presented by Musicians Institute

Date: March 10, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

WORLD BEAT RHYTHMS (Musician Institute): Ed Roscetti, Maria Martinez

Sponsored by DW, Innovative Percussion, Hal Leonard, Pacific Drums & Percussion, and Latin Percussion 

Date: March 17, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Today’s Drummer: Creating Ableton Live Loops and the Drum Set (Musician Institute): Ronen Gordon  

Presented by Musicians Institute

Date: March 24, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Music Business Careers (Musician Institute) : Hunter Scott  

Presented by Musicians Institute

Date: March 31, 2022 

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

The Future of Music (Musician Institute) : VR, AR, Blockchain, NFT’s, 3D-audio, the new rapidly emerging frontiers for musicians and songwriters. Darryl Swann 

Presented by Musicians Institute

Date: April 7, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Hook, Lines and Sinkers- A Pop Lyric Writing Workshop (Musician Institute) : Anika Paris

Presented by Musicians Institute

Date: April 14, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

Beat Making and Samples (Musician Institute) : Vinay Shah 

Presented by Musicians Institute

Date: April 21, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Hook, Lines and Sinkers- A Pop Lyric Writing Workshop (Musician Institute) : Anika Paris

Presented by Musicians Institute

Date: April 28, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

 

Music Production 101 (GRAMMY Museum) :

Date: May 5, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Songwriting 101 (GRAMMY Museum) : 

Date: May 12, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Music Production 101 (GRAMMY Museum) : 

Date: May 19, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

Songwriting 101 (GRAMMY Museum) :

Date: May 26, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

 

 

A Celebration of GRAMMY Week

Date: March 28 – 31, 2022

Time: 11:00AM – 12:00PM

This class is best suited for grades 9 – 12.

 

Join us during GRAMMY season as we celebrate the GRAMMY Awards during an entertaining and educational week filled with informative Q&A sessions, live performances, and much more. With the GRAMMY Awards happening on Sunday January 26th at L.A. LIVE, our programs will have performers from different genres and cultures that will teach students about music from across the United States.

For workshop descriptions and dates, or to sign up, please click HERE.