Black Girls Play (BGP) is a holistic music education program that combines the study of instrumental music education with intergenerational mentorship and leadership development in the music industry for young Black women and girls. There is NO CHARGE for participants.
By attending weekly private lessons, performance ensemble classes and production/business of music mentoring sessions, participants will develop the skills and self-confidence needed to excel in the field of music as creative leaders in performance and production.
Black Girls Play provides a gender-specific & culturally resonate educational environment for Black Girls to learn the fundamentals of music, ensemble performance and business of music. BGP is a music education and mentorship program for 20 girls ages 9 and up.
Requirements of ParticipationAttend weekly session of private or group instruction-1 hourAttend weekly mentoring session in one of the following: the Business of Music, Music Technology, Sound/Video engineering. Musical instruments will be provided as needed and available.
Main Projects for 2018/19 BGP CohortProduction Assistance at Black Women Rock Concert at Yerba Buena Center for the ArtsFinal Project: Produce a Concert