Rap Masterclasses

New Rap masterclasses in VIP

VIP Studio Sessions by Charanga, the online platform that supports the teaching of contemporary music genres, has launched a series of masterclasses with professional artists. They talk about the key skills needed to work as an artist in

Teacher Tracks Competition

VIP: Updated Teacher Tracks competition

We believe in the creativity of teachers, and everyday we see the power it has to inspire students to create music and follow their dreams. We hear teachers’ music uploaded to the site every week and

VIP Lo-Fi Hip Hop tutorials and competition

We are excited to release a brand new set of tutorials on to the Charanga VIP Studio Sessions platform – all designed to help everyone relax at this unusual time. The video series focuses on the Lo-Fi Hip

VIP partners with PQA, the leading youth film academy

We are really excited to announce a new partnership between VIP Studio Sessions and the Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts (PQA) – the UK’s leading youth film academy and largest provider of film and TV education. PQA students

New CPD videos in VIP

VIP videos for teachers and project coordinators

VIP Studio Sessions subscribers will find four new CPD videos on our online music platform. The resources are aimed at teachers and project coordinators, and offer helpful advice on how to get the most from the

Supporting our valued teaching community and partners

Even before schools closed to contain the spread of coronavirus, our teaching community (40,000+ teachers) was using Yumu, our online learning space for students, to deliver music lesson content remotely. Today over 0.5 million users are

Writing a rap, free VIP resources and competitions

Getting started as a rapper is different for everyone. Some people pick it up by listening to tunes. Others have a friend who raps and can help them, while some learn the basics. After working with