Learn to beatbox with World Beatbox Champion Bass6 of The Beatbox Collective!
Discover your inner voice, create music out of nothing, but using the voice and imagination. Led by world champion beatboxer Bass6 from The Beatbox Collective, prepare to be taken on a vocal journey and create some unworldly sounds you never thought you could do!
This project is supported by Creative Black Country as part of Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places scheme, Paycare and Black Country Living Museum.
Over the course of 6 one hour sessions, learn how to beatbox from a World Champion Beatboxer, Bass6 of The Beatbox Collective. This course is aimed at ages 8-15.
You will learn basic sounds and patterns, technicality, musicality, group work, creating routines, building up to a group performance, which we will record and share.
We are able to provide this free of charge to children living in the Black Country thanks to funding from Creative Black Country. We do ask that you are able to attend all 6 sessions, as you will not be able to catch up with any missed classes.
Spaces are available to children living in the Black Country only, and are allocated on a first come first served basis. Please complete this booking form and email back to firstname.lastname@example.org. You will get an email to inform you if you have been allocated a place.
All sessions 6-7pm Wednesdays
The 2015 world beatbox champions – The Beatbox Collective (TBC) as seen on TFI Friday’s 20th anniversary: “How amazing was that? That was unbelievable” Chris Evans, dubbed “The new rockstars of the music world” by BBC World News after going viral on the BBC News and quoted as an “astounding talent” by EdFest Mag following their 5* awarded show. This super human group have collectively won nearly every beatbox competition on the planet, alongside many notable accolades with a TED talk under their belt and a self written 5 star awarded show “What’s Your Sound?” “If you didn’t think you were a beatbox fan before, they will prove you wrong” Edfest Mag.
Ball-Zee, Bass6, Bellatrix, BFG, Experimental, Hobbit and MC Zani formed this unique collaboration The Beatbox Collective in 2012 atShambala festival on the main stage. They have since gone onto an incredible journey together performing around the globe and were crowned the official World Beatbox Champions in 2015, creating new paths of communication and music using the these insane vocal powers.
With over 15 years worldwide professional experience from festivals to awards shows, collaborating with a wide range of artists, creating national TV advertisements, running workshops, team building and musical therapy sessions. Rapid recognition for this rare breed of musicians from around the world, associated scenes, peers and productions, they have showcased at the highest level of events. Ranging from the World Beatbox, BBoy and World DMC Championships and featured in many favourite festival fields at Glastonbury, Boomtown, Bestival, Lovebox and Secret Garden Party to name a few… the range of venues and format extends from charity events at Sotheby’s next to a Monet painting to N-Powers head office to promote the Commonwealth games.