Learn to DJ Course for Beginners

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Learn to DJ in Sydney with this beginners course.

Our DJ classes will turn your dream into a reality and stand out from the crowd.

Do you love music, performing and entertaining and want to make extra money doing what you love? Welcome to the wonderful world of DJing! DJing is the art of learning to match your own musical expressions with the mood and the desires of the audience, the key is to be perceptive, clever and fun! In this course we provide you with hands on experience as well as the theoretical skills to make you truly effective at what you do. If you want to integrate music into your life and enter the world of entertainment and live performance then this DJing crash course is for you!

Also, you might be interested in our Music Production Course using Ableton Live

Who is this course for?

This course is for anyone with a love of music and an open mind, no prior knowledge or skills are required. We provide a professional tutor with years of expertise as well as the DJing equipment to give you a great hands on learning experience. Whether you’ve bought some new equipment and need to learn how to use it or you might be looking for paid gigs or just to DJ for your friends we will give you the tools you need to feel confident performing and entertaining.

Course Content

This course aim is to help you develop an understanding of the practical and theoretical processes involved in DJing, we want to give you an understanding of the hardware, software and techniques that you can rely upon throughout all your future mixing – these processes are applicable to any genre of music and large array of DJ controllers.

In this course you will learn the following:

  • Setting Up Your Equipment (Headphones, speakers, decks, mixers all the associated cords [XLR, 1/4, RCA] and how this all works with your laptop)
  • Identifying the various DJ Controls and how they work (Play/pause and cue buttons, volume faders, EQ knobs and crossfaders, shift buttons, tempo controllers)
  • Cueing up tracks whilst your music is already playing (Analysing the waveform, Identifying the downbeat and blending tracks together seemlessly)
  • Counting beats & beatmatching (Synchronising the tempos of two recordings to enable a smooth transition between them in a set of uninterrupted music)
  • DJ Software (Understanding the basics of RecordBox and Serato software and how they work with your equipment)
  • Looping tracks and samples (Selecting a part of your track to repeat in time with the music)
  • EQing (Manipulating the lows, mids, and highs within the audio spectrum)
  • Selecting music for different crowds, reading the room and other DJing lessons to learn
Course Outcomes

By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Understand how to identify, set-up and use the DJ controllers provided as well as other audio equipment required.
  • Be able to organise a playlist, arrange songs and transition each of them continuously without indiscernible gaps using various techniques like beatmatching, counting tempos and beats and cueing up tracks that match.
  • Understand the basics of live DJ software and how they work with your music library.

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This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join Waitlist

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