Francis Winston will be delivering the following workshops:
- Rappin’ The Classroom (11am – 12pm)
- How to Assess Rap (1pm – 2pm)
Francis Winston , a classically trained composer, arranger, musician (vocalist, saxophonist, clarinettist) music teacher and author, with over 25 years of extensive experience in both youth music education and the music industry. He holds a BA (Hons) Music, PGCE and MA Music Education.
Amongst many other endeavours, created and led a 15-piece Hip Hop-Jazz-Funk band ‘Souljahz’ for 10 years of which he was the main writer, vocalist and saxophonist.
He also composed and toured two Hip Hoperas (musicals) to the Edinburgh Fringe and New York city, built recording studios, produced and managed many young vocalists that have successful careers in the music industry.