Dates: February 5, 12, 19, 26 | March 12, 19 (Tuesdays)
Room: 3501 Peel Street, Montreal (Basement)
Course Description: Are you a self taught DJ but would like to improve your DJing skills? Always wanted to try it out, but it just looked way too complicated? No sweat! Learn to mix and blend any kind of music! Covering all the basics of mixing, blending, and use of equipment. Exploring various styles, genres, and effects.
Designed for the beginner with little to no experience. You will develop hand skills, basic music theory, experiment with different ways of playing with sound, and ultimately create the perfect mix! Whether you like to DJ for fun or for a living, this course will help you gain the confidence and tools to absolute kill the dance floor!
About the Instructor: Lionel Ruck (djSoulcial) has been around the block a few times! For years he has provided music for various lounges/clubs/bars, hotels, and private events around the world from Canada to South East Asia. He began DJing in the early 80s and has been involved in the ongoing changes and continuous evolution of the profession! From records, to MP3 files, from turntables to controllers…he’s done it all! Check him out at https://www.mixcloud.com/djsocial/
- Laptop, Power Cord + Mouse
- USB Stick
- Some of your favourite tracks
- Download a free mixing program (more information to be provided in class).
- Must have a love music and be open to various styles/genres! No experience necessary!