Welcome to Module 3! This module takes the technical know-how from the last module and helps you develop that knowledge into a workable skill. You will learn about the playlists, mixing techniques, and host/emcee techniques in the event environment. You will really get a solid grasp on how to operate as a skilled DJ/MC. That said, check out the videos and smack that quiz button when you're ready to show the world how much you will rock it!
- Actions to avoid
- Movement and mood
- Playlists you may need
- What technology is used for building
- Thoughts behind the playlist
- How to handle situations
#ProTip: Familiarize yourself with the audience using demographics, playlists, song requests, and room vibes as a reference for playlist building and modifying your direction at an event. Don't use profiling to facilitate the dynamic of a crowd.
- Mixing in tune with people
- Mixes on the iPad and controller
- Building mixes into the playlist
- Mixing with genre
Prompting the Crowd and Making Announcements
- Power moments
- Dance floor transitions
- Proper mindset
- Using leverage
- Techniques during specific activities
When you're ready, take the quiz below and find out how well you know the information covered in this module.