Learn all the fundamentals of DJing right here! Our Foundation course provides all aspiring DJs the core skills and knowledge needed to become a great DJ. From basic equipment overview and operation, to entry level scratch techniques and mixing essentials (counting bars, calculating beats per minute, form and dexterity, beat matching, etc.) Establishing a strong foundation is imperative to work towards mastering the art of DJ’ing, we strongly recommend that all beginners start here!

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Mr. Choc

MR CHOC HAS BEEN DJ'ING SINCE THE AGE OF 15. SELF TAUGHT AND NOW WITH 31 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE, THE GOAL HAS ALWAYS BEEN TO BE THE MOST WELL ROUNDED DJ HE COULD BE. WITH 24 YEARS OF COMMERCIAL RADIO, DJ'ING FOR ARTISTS ON TOUR, COUNTLESS CLUB SETS AROUND THE WORLD, NOT TO MENTION ALSO BEING A PROFESSIONAL DJ INSTRUCTOR FOR THE LAST 11 YEARS, THE GOAL HAS BEEN ACCOMPLISHED. NOW THE "DEAN" AT THE BEAT JUNKIE INSTITUTE OF SOUND, HE LOOKS FORWARD TO TEACHING AND SHARING HIS EXPERIENCE AND KNOWLEDGE WITH EAGER STUDENTS.

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BABU

WHETHER IT'S MAKING MIX TAPES, DJ'ING ON COMMERCIAL RADIO, WINNING WORLD DJ CHAMPIONSHIPS, PRODUCING IN THE STUDIO, OR TOURING THE WORLD PERFORMING FOR THOUSANDS, DJ BABU HAS BEEN SETTING THE BAR FOR MODERN DJ'S SINCE THE MID 90'S. HIS SIGNATURE BEAT JUGGLING ROUTINES AND HEAD NODDING SCRATCH STYLES HAVE CONTINUED TO INFLUENCE GENERATIONS OF DJ'S FROM ALL OVER THE GLOBE. THE "TURNTABLIST" CONTINUES TO PRODUCE MUSIC AND PERFORM ALL OVER THE WORLD, AND NOW ADDS THE TITLE OF INSTRUCTOR TO HIS REPERTOIRE. JOIN THE BEAT JUNKIE INSTITUTE OF SOUND FOR AN OPPORTUNITY TO TRAIN WITH THE "DILATED JUNKY".

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MELO-D

WITH 20 + YEARS OF PROFESSIONAL DJ'ING TO HIS NAME, INCLUDING 12 YEARS OF PRIME-TIME MIX SHOW AT LA’S TOP RADIO STATIONS, MULTIPLE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP DJ COMPETITION TITLES, AND DJ PERFORMANCES AT THE NATION'S MOST RENOWNED NIGHTCLUBS AND MUSIC FESTIVALS - DJ MELO-D HAS A WEALTH OF EXPERIENCE WHEN IT COMES TO THE ART OF DJ'ING. HE IS REGARDED AS ONE OF THE MOST WELL-ROUNDED DJS IN THE INDUSTRY, AND IS PROFICIENT AT THE FULL SCOPE OF THE DJ SPECTRUM. TRULY DEDICATED TO THE ART FORM AND IT'S SURROUNDING MUSIC CULTURE, DJ MELO-D CONTINUES TO SHOWCASE VARIOUS STYLES OF DJ SETS ALL OVER THE MAP.

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