Congratulations Priesthorpe School in Leeds

Every year at Charanga’s VIP Studio Sessions we celebrate one school as the VIP School of the Year. This year’s winner is Priesthorpe School in Leeds, supported by ArtForms Music, the lead partner for the Leeds Music Education … read the rest.

Writing Raps in The Classroom

Writing Raps in the Classroom 7 Steps

At VIP Studio Sessions we love hearing students’ raps. Teaching rap can be daunting, so we decided to share the highly successful method that we use across a wide range of settings – for classroom and … read the rest.

5 Tips for Recording Rap Lyrics In School

Recently on Charanga’s VIP Studio Sessions we’ve seen a lot more young people making Rap tracks, which is really exciting as the programme was originally designed for this purpose. It’s been amazing to hear so many … read the rest.

VIP Conversations: Glenn Berger

Here at VIP we first came across Glenn Berger via his writing for Sound On Sound magazine. He spoke there about how his mentor Phil Ramone took Billy Joel from a new artist about to be … read the rest.