DJ Course Class in chennai

                 



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Academy – Chennai’s premium intuition in Music Course, DJ Training and Electronic Music Production courses. Our teaching method of music will gives the students easy to understand and Professional teacher here to guide and teach you the magic of music in a right way. We have trained over 100’s of students every year and keep going on..

We are the only professional music school in Chennai offering lessons for children, adults and seniors. We have a special program to suit everyone’s needs and are committed to making it possible for everyone to take music lessons.

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DJ Course (Disc Jockey)

Complete DJ Course (CD Players & Digital DJ)

 Whether you are a hobbyist or looking to start a career as a DJ, Electronic Music or performer our aim is the same for all students to provide brief, fun and practical courses designed for fast tracked learning and quick results. VM Music Academy is pride ourselves in delivering in easy methods and techniques to our students

We believe that DJs are the musicians of the future. These artists must have a unique vision to take individual tracks and mix them into one, seamless flow. Dance music is a huge part of the music industry today, and DJs take centre-stage at all kinds of events from clubs to fashion shows to live performances to weddings. As the business itself is developing, the avenues for DJs are quickly expanding. Whether they choose to specialize in one part of the technique or the process as a whole, professional DJs now have many potential avenues within this fresh and exciting industry.

In this course, students are taught how to mix on CD Players, and Digital Software, and are also shown how to make a name for themselves and really stand out in the scene. The business of music, marketing, and events make up an integral part of this program.

At the end of the course, selected students organize their own event at a commercial venue, where they will have a chance to perform and gain the real-world experience of playing to a crowd.

 

Equipment & Set-Up

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  • Equipment/mixer functions
  • Introduction to DJ CD Players & DJ Mixers
  • Fade Mixing: basic transitions using the volume faders
  • Cueing techniques/Setting a cue point on CD Players
  • Counting beats and bars, 'Drop Mixing'

Beat-Matching

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  • How to detect BPM/Tempo mixers / BPM counters
  • Understanding the structure of dance music / Beats, Bars and Phrasing
  • Beat matching different tracks
  • Practice phrase alignment/ synchronizing beats for mixes

Beat-Matching/Creative Mixing

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  • Using EQ controls for subtle blends
  • Understanding different dance music genres
  • Cross-fader technique – using the cross fader to chop up beats/vocals etc
  • Structuring a mix
  • How to synchronies tracks using BPM counters (trade secrets of pro DJs)

Recording Demo Mix

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  • Learn how to connect equipment/
  • Checking levels for effective recording
  • Record your own demo mix
  • Basic recording and editing techniques
  • Burn your mix to CD/ Save to a USB key

Harmonic Mixing/Digital DJ Skills

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  • Understanding music formats/sound quality
  • Using software to prepare your music
  • Importing music from CD into i-tunes without losing sound quality
  • Analyze and detect the key of tracks for perfect harmonic mixes
  • Back to back mixing with other DJ Students

Loops & Hot Cues

  • Creating/ Adjusting loops using CD & Software’s (Traktor / Ableton)
  • Beat Matching with quantized loops
  • Creating/triggering Hot Cue points on CD’s
  • Learn how to use any CD to create a hot cue for repeated triggering
  • Using loops to create build up effects to hype the crowd

Effects/Samples

  • Creating a Delay effect with two identical tracks
  • Using the mixer's 'Delay' & 'Echo' effects to enhance your mixes
  • Using the 'Roll' and 'Filter' effects
  • Transitions between different genres using effects
  • Create your own samples for use in mixes/podcasts

Acapella Mixing/Digital Tricks

  • Using Acapellas to create live remixes
  • Using insert effects on DJ Players & mixers
  • Basic scratch techniques (Baby, Slur, Transforming)
  • Use external effects units

Native Instruments Traktor

  • Using digital systems featuring Native Instruments
  • Traktor DJ incorporating S2, S4, X1, F1
  • Tips on organizing / categorizing /  labeling your music
  • DVS effects, samplers, tricks and tips

Producing a Mix/Podcast

  • Plan and perform a DJ set
  • Record your demo using Ableton live software
  • Learn basic post production/editing techniques
  • Get expert advice/tips from a pro DJ
  • Upload your mix online

Promotion

  • Tips & advice on how to promote yourself
  • Tips on how to prepare for professional gigs
  • Writing a DJ Profile
  • Creating an online presence
  • Building your DJ brand / Create a DJ logo

How to Become a Club DJ

  • Planning a set  to perform in clubs
  • Test your skills in live club environment
  • Try out everything you have learnt
  • Back to back mixing with other DJs
  • Learn to read the crowd and improvise

 

DJing with Traktor Program

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The definition of DJing has changed dramatically in the last decade. Laptops, controllers, and software have emerged alongside traditional turntables and CDJs, smashing the barrier to entry. In today’s digital age, anyone can become a DJ. To reflect this renaissance, VM Music Academy has created the DJ'ing course with using Traktor Pro DJ Softer for  students. You will learn how to DJ entirely with Traktor’s cutting-edge technology. An emphasis will be placed on the concepts of DJing rather than simply learning how to use the software.

What you’ll Need
A good high speed laptop with Native Instruments Traktor Pro 2 software (no additional hardware is required)

Laptop DJ Course

Take your DJ Skills into the 21st century with the awesome pro DJ Software. Learn how to use DJ Software to mix and manipulate tracks in real time using a MIDI controller, DJ mixer or keyboard. This course will show you not only how to perform, but also how to make mash ups, Mix CDs and help you make the transition from DJ to producer.

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Course Contents

  • Introduction and Setup
  • Using Controllers
  • Mash-ups and Remixing
  • Effects & Processing
  • Performing with Pro DJ Softwares More…

What you’ll Need
A good high speed laptop (no additional hardware is required)

Call for more details and batches: +91-9940556519
Email : vmmusicacademychennai@gmail.com

Fast -Track DJ COURESE (Disc Jockey) Enroll Now
Quick start DJ Course at Rs.6,500 Only*/-
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Course Details

  • DJing  Level 1: Introduction to DJing
  • DJing Level 2: Phrase Mixing
  • DJing Level 3: Beyond The Beatmatch

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