The Academy offers an intensive two year professional training program “The Practical Musician” for young Ugandan musicians.Download our brochure (PDF) →
The Practical Musician
The Hip Hop Boot Camp with support from AFRICALIA is an intensive two-week residential training aimed at conveying music industry skills to talented emerging hip hop artists across the Uganda.
The training will focus on Songwriting Creative Process, Music Management, Body Percussion, Live Performance & Studio Preps, Financial Literacy, Profile Writing, Impact of Internet & Social Media on Performance Art, Audio Recording Sessions, Rap Ciphers, Personal Development, Embrace & Create Performance Platforms, a lecture on the Hip Hop Elements and UG Hip Hop Awards. Under the mentorship of 5 professional residential producers, participants will actively participate and record their own song compositions resulting to the production of a 10 track audio album.Read more →
Date: 17 – 21 August 2020
The workshop is designed to equip the participants with the dance your frame movement technique, which involves working with different muscles, moving through space, full-body movements, among others.
Participants will be encouraged to create in a nurturing environment, where they will be guided to break old habits, find new path-ways, use their own movement conceptions and ultimately express their own understanding of home.Read more →