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Beat Rockers featured on Huffington Post!

The Huffington Post did a fantastic video piece on Beat Rockers! Big day at the Lavelle School last Friday… “A Beat Boxing Class for the Blind”, produced by Damiano Beltrami.

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NY Daily News Article and Video on Beat Rockers

Great article and video about the kids covered by NY Daily News. Sounds like Scott, the school’s music teacher, has been practicing his kick, hi-hat, and snares…! “Bobby’s son Taylor McFerrin teaches beatboxing in Beat Rockers program at local school … Continue reading

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We’re so proud of these kids. Please help us continue this program!

The Lavelle School for the Blind Beat Rockers gave a final performance at school to show off their newly acquired skills in front of all their friends, teachers, and parents. They were accompanied by Beat Rockers instructors Taylor McFerrin, Adam … Continue reading

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Beat Rockers showcase at Reform School

Beat Rockers was invited to do a performance showcase at Reform School, an amazing project featuring high-profile art exhibitions, workshops, and parties aimed at driving awareness for educational reform, that took place during the weekend of Oct 22-24th. We invited … Continue reading

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Week 2: Classes in Session [AUDIO]

Check out these audio clips from the second week of classes! One of the students, Taeshan, got on the keys and jammed with professors Taylor, Adam, and Chesney – first to a bluesy tune and then a fun little melody, … Continue reading

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Week 1: Sneak Listen at the first classes [AUDIO]

Take a listen to some of the classes in session with the kids learning how to beatbox for the first time – some of the kids are natural beatboxers!

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Beat Rockers Professors: Taylor McFerrin and Adam Matta [AUDIO]

Check out these amazing beatboxing demonstrations by Beat Rockers professors Taylor McFerrin and Adam Matta during the first week of class.

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