Electronic Music DJ Course For Everyone!


Electronic Music DJ Course For Everyone!

Electronic Music DJ Course | New York

Ever wondered what DJs are doing up in the booth? This is your chance to find out! Learn to DJ like a pro on our fully comprehensive Electronic Music DJ course, on industry standard equipment, and be prepared to play at any respectable venue.

Our Electronic Music DJ course is designed for beginners, as well as those who have already played around at home, who would like to learn proper techniques on the latest professional equipment, taught by our expert roster of professional Electronic Music DJ instructors. Class size is capped at only four students, to ensure ample playing time for each student. If you are looking to play all electronic music genres, then this is the course for you.

Our DJ lab is at our satellite Midtown location, and is generously equipped with every piece of industry standard equipment you’d see in venues, including Pioneer Nexus decks with Rekordbox, Native Instruments Traktor with S8 controllers, Serato, and there’s even Technics 1200 vinyl decks for you to get to grips with.

101

Beats and Pieces

  • Setting up equipment, and getting ready to go
  • Mixing essentials
  • Bars and beats
  • Beat matching introduction
  • Understanding the structure of electronic music

Arrangement of electronic music

  • Pitch and recognizing dissonance (aka clashing)
  • Knowing when to mix in and mix out
  • Key differences between Trap/Bass and ‘Four-On-The-Floor’

Set building

  • Track selection
  • Tempo
  • Putting songs in order
  • Timing your mixes
  • Teasers

FX

  • Common FX
  • Filtering
  • EQ
  • Dos and don’ts: FX during the mix

Pro hardware and software

  • Traktor
  • CDJ Nexus
  • Rekordbox
  • Technics SL-1210 vinyl turntables
  • Rane Serato Scratch
  • Mixed In Key

201

Your set

  • Refining your set
  • How to mix acapellas
  • Gauging the crowd and having a backup plan

Advanced mixing & digital tricks

  • Triggering and sampling
  • Delay and reverb in the mix
  • Looping and making your own mash-ups on the spot
  • Impact mixing with FX and levels
  • Body language

Advanced set building & improvisation

  • Out-of-the-box song selection
  • Changing tempo
  • Music programming

Before your show

  • Recording and submitting your set
  • Marketing and self-promotion

After your show

  • Keeping the momentum and booking more events
  • EPK tips
  • Developing your sound and style

If you have any questions, feel free to send us a message or call (347) 746-4604. To go ahead and book, you can use the ‘BOOK NOW’ button, and we’ll look forward to seeing you soon.

Today’s Electronic Music DJ Course Prices

Schedules in red or black correspond to the info in the key just below. Prices start black, then go to red, then back to black before they are fully booked, so if you see a schedule you like, grab it now!

Key

101: $699 | 201: $699 | Both: $1199 if booked, paid, and taken together

101: $599 | 201: $599 | Both: $999 if booked, paid, and taken together

Saturdays | 3 – 6

101: December 9, 16, 23, January 6, 13, 20. 201: 27, February 3, 10, 17

Thursdays | 3 – 6

101: January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8 15. 201: February 22, March 1, 8, 15

Thursdays | 11 – 2

101: March 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26. 201: May 3, 10, 17, 24

Saturdays | 3 – 6

101: June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7. 201: July 14, 21, 28, August 4

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