This project empowered the young people in many ways: by increasing/improving their knowledge base, accomplishing a music video and studio recordings, culminating in a performance at Leicester’s supreme venue the O2 Academy with the headline acts - Giggs and Griminal.
All of the young people involved also received accredited certificates.
Accredited course included:
Four week, three hour course helping 25 artists prepare for the show.
- ∙ Song writing
- ∙ Literacy and numeracy skills
- ∙ Performance skills
- ∙ Presence and confidence building
- ∙ Artist development
The recording process combined a music video of all contestants (see below), team bonding including promoting mutual understanding, respect and awareness of different social and ethnic backgrounds