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Founded by the artist Le R Premier, the Scribes & Griots project's mission is to connect the future to the past by strengthening intergenerational links through the transmission of cultural knowledge and praxis. In addition to its various initiatives such as the Planète Urbaine Festival, the programming of the Picnics of La Francophonie et Africain within the framework of the Franco-Ontarian Festival as well as "La diffusion dans tout sa diversity" with Réseau Ontario, the project aims to enrich the collective memory of humanity through popular practices. Scribes & Griots is committed to the community and offers a variety of workshops, conferences and consultations about diverse cultural expressions.

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Developing critical thinking; use of sounds as a means of expression; use of electronic engineering elements to create works; history of music; African culture.


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French Immersion

AVAILABLE ONLINE: School Workshop: Beatmaking 101

New Program Residency Workshop English French

After listening to musical works, students will learn about the history, evolution, and rhythmic loop production principles. Students will be introduced to a digital audio workstation and other tools to start their creative journey into the wonderful world of beats.

Participants:
Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Maximum:
30
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
Online and in person
1-hour session $370 + HST
Half-day: two 1 hour sessions $470 + HST
Full day: three 1 hour sessions $570 + HST

3 day residency: $1,710 + HST
Each Additional Day; $570 + HST
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AVAILABLE ONLINE: School Workshop: Beatmaking 102

New Program Residency Workshop English French

Students will explore the world of audio, including MIDI’s, drum machines, rhythm sequences, samplers, and song structures. Participants will develop their creativity by producing unique and energetic instrumental tracks.

Participants:
Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Maximum:
30
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
Online and in person
1-hour session $370 + HST
Half-day: two 1 hour sessions $470 + HST
Full day: three 1 hour sessions $570 + HST

3 day residency: $1,710 + HST
Each Additional Day; $570 + HST
Request a Booking

AVAILABLE ONLINE: School Workshop: Sound Design

New Program Residency Workshop English French

Students will immerse themselves in the world of sound design and synthesizer programming. They will first be introduced to preconfigured sounds and customization to achieve the desired aesthetic. Later, participants will learn the modules available in a synthesizer and their functions to create and refine their sounds.

Participants:
Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Maximum:
30
Discipline:
Music
Time and Price:
Online and in person
1-hour session $370 + HST
Half-day: two 1 hour sessions $470 + HST
Full day: three 1 hour sessions $570 + HST
Request a Booking