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Christylez Bacon

  • Category:
    • Music

    Type of Programs Offered

    • residency
    • auditorium
    • virtual
    • Human Beatbox

      Description:

      Christylez (pronounced: Chris-styles) Bacon, GRAMMY nominated Progressive Hip-Hop artist, combines rhyming, storytelling and interactive call and response choruses with diverse instrumentation (West African djembe drum, human beatboxing). This high-energy solo program delivers a message of cultural acceptance and unification blending traditional elements of musical styles from jazz to hip-hop.

      Workshop/Residency: Contact Artivate
      Virtual program options available

      Grade Levels: PreK-12

      Curriculum Connections

      Music, Storytelling
      Language Arts, Social Studies, STEM, Character/SEL

      This program can be completed virtually:
      Yes

    • Classical Hip-Hop & Classical Hip-Hop 2.0

      Description:

      Remixing the classics, this program merges the contrasting worlds of Classical and Hip-Hop music in a collaborative musical program featuring Progressive Hip-Hop artist Christylez Bacon and six-string electric cellist, Wytold. Traditional elements of hip-hop such as human beatbox, rhyming, and storytelling are blended with classical compositions of composers like Bach, Vivaldi and Pachelbel. The Classical Hip-Hop 2.0 sequel program fuses additional pieces by Bach, Strauss, Beethoven and Vivaldi with live-looping technology and hip-hop compositions.

      Workshop/Residency: Contact Artivate
      Virtual program options available

      Grade Levels: PreK-12

      Curriculum Connections

      Music, Storytelling
      Language Arts, Social Studies, STEM, Character/SEL

      This program can be completed virtually:
      Yes

    • Beats, Bows, & Remixes

      Description:

      Join Christylez Bacon and Wytold as hip-hop and classical music collide with multi-cultural collaboration, transforming well-known songs into new compositions. Learn how these musicians work as a team, listening to each other's different backgrounds and perspectives as they shape modern versions of all-time favorites, from Hot Cross Buns to Bruno Mars. Create a team remix with Christylez and Wytold that twists and turns a familiar tune into a brand-new musical invention.

      Workshop/Residency: Contact Artivate
      Virtual program options available

      Grade Levels: PreK-12

      Curriculum Connections

      Music, Storytelling
      Language Arts, Social Studies, STEM, Character/SEL

      This program can be completed virtually:
      Yes

  • Name or Art Agency:
    Artivate, Inc.
    Email:
    info@goartivate.org
    Phone:
    301-588-7525
    Address:
    PO Box 11242 Takoma Park, MD 20913

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