Intermediate DJ Course

Intermediate DJ Course

Overview

The Intermediate DJ Course is designed to get competent DJs from the bedroom to the clubs. It will develop the knowledge of the student up to a career entry level.

This is where you get creative with your mixing. If you have mastered beat-matching and want to get the most from the latest DJ technology then these are the skills you'll need. We'll look at CD mixing, MP3 mixing, effects and recording. Pro DJs show you how to add a real performance element to your set and how to put together a professional demo to get those all-important gigs.

We only teach one-on-one to ensure the student can learn at their own pace and not feel any pressure, plus the student gets to use all of the equipment at any time.

Course Breakdown

  • Advanced beatmatching, blending and cutting.
    • Professional tips to iron out any bad habits.
    • Resolves any problems with your mixing.
    • EQ, monitoring and headphone levels.
    • Panning and levels.
  • Matching phrases and placing mixes professionally.
  • Performance tricks including spin backs, stops and more.
  • Matching rhythms and avoiding key clashes.
  • Advanced CD mixing.
    • Using Pioneer CDJ1000's
    • Vinyl mode, pitch controls and time-stretching.
    • Creating cue points and loops.
    • Using hot cue function to trigger samples.
  • Adding FX and Hot Mixing (sampling).
    • Learn to best places to add effects to enhance your mixes.
    • Use the latest in effects technology - Kaoss Pad.
  • MP3 mixing using Traktor Studio through regular turntables.
    • Sampling and scratching using Traktor.
    • Hot cues in Traktor.

How this course will help?

  • Research shows that with a qualification and training you are 70% more likely to get hired.
  • You will feel more confident when first performing as you will have knowledge and secrets from the industrys best backing you up

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Course Details

  • Length: 13 Weeks
  • Cost: £650 inc VAT
  • Studio Time: 2 hours per week
  • One-to-one tuition
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