You can be a DJ! Learn DJing by exploring and mastering Rekordbox (download the free version), the all powerful and professional DJ software from Pioneer DJ. Learn to prepare and manage your music files for a DJ set, organise playlists, and use features like Loop, Hot Cues, Memory Markers, FX, EQ and many more to perform a well crafted DJ set. Unlock your creative potential through guided weekly live lessons, online interactions and a lot of practical work using Rekordbox.
Self Paced. Learn at your own pace!
For Ages: 15+
Skill Level:Beginner 4 Sessions / 4 hours of work per session
8+ Video Lessons 4 Assignments
Session 1: Introduction To Rekordbox
Familiarise with the Rekordbox DJ software, its user interface, and its functional capabilities. You will learn to navigate the software with ease and begin exploring the DJ features and functions.
Session 2: Genres, Timing & Performance Mode
Learn the various dance music genres/styles and the different ways and techniques to study and identify the structure and details of a track. You will practice ear training exercises to develop, build, and maintain body rhythm and groove, and being to use the tempo, mixer, and performance mode of Rekordbox.
Session 3: DJ Player And DJ Mixer
Build DJ performance skills by practicing prime applications of DJ player functions, DJ mixer features, and performance techniques within the Rekordbox DJ software.
Session 4: Recording Your DJ Set
Learn all the aspects of preparing well to perform a DJ set. Explore creative ways to mix between two tracks to enhance the performance experience and learn how to record a nonstop DJ set or mixtape.
Navigate Rekordbox DJ software
Compile and organise Dance music playlist/s.
Use Loop, Hot Cues, set Memory Markers, FX, and EQ to build DJ sets
Build creative mixtapes and perform using Rekordbox
Record a live, non-stop DJ set using Rekordbox's performance mode