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Rock the dance floor : the proven five-step formula for total djing success / Phil Morse.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library ML3795 .M67 2016 37684001100640 Career Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Valencia Main Library ML3795 .M67 2016 37684001091884 Valencia Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1781331987
  • ISBN: 9781781331989
  • Physical Description: xii, 273, [5] pages : 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Great Britian : Rethink Press, 2019.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Step one: Gear. Understanding DJ gear ; How to choose your DJ laptop ; Choosing your DJ software ; How to choose your DJ gear ; Other items you'll need ; Setting everything up -- Step two: Music. How to discover great music ; How to choose and buy music ; Preparing, importing and tagging your music ; Organising your music ; Importing into your DJ software -- Step three: Techniques. Understanding your mixer ; Understanding your decks ; Beatmixing part 1: timing ; Beatmixing part 2: the three elements of a good beatmix ; Five basic DJ transitions ; Using sync, hot cues and loops ; Adding EQ, filters and effects ; How to record and critique your sets -- Step four: Playing out. Why you need to play in public ; How to pack the perfect DJ set ; Things to take with you ; Setting up in public venues ; How to behave at a gig ; Nerves and confidence ; How to programme at DJ set ; How to play bar, club and mobile gigs -- Step five: Promoting yourself. Why you need regular DJ gigs ; Building your DJ profile ; Getting involved in your local scene ; Landing regular slots ; Throwing your own event ; Setting up a mobile DJ business ; Becoming a DJ/producer.
Subject: Disc jockeys > Vocational guidance.
Sound recordings > Remixing.

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