Beat Making Lab

by Beat Making Lab
Jul 9, 2013

Season One of Beat Making Lab completed

Our first season of going to 5 countries has completed.  We have completed 5 labs in Congo, Panama and Senegal, Fiji and Ethiopia.  We are currently doing our domestic lab as a collaboration between our UNC-Chapel Hill class and the Chapel Hill, NC youth in the commmunity.  We  are releaseing videos every Wednesday with PBS on our youtube channell:

We are also looking to set up locations for the Fall 2013, including possiblities in China, India, Palestine, Israel, Colorado, Miami, and more.  

Please check our progress on our website:

We have included a picture from our Ethiopia lab, and a link from a great write up from SoundCloud as well.

Thanks for your support,

Stephen Levitin and Pierce Freelon

Ethiopia Beat Making Lab
Ethiopia Beat Making Lab



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Beat Making Lab

Location: Durham, North Carolina - USA
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Stephen Levitin
Durham, NC United States

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