DJing Live: From Setup to Soundcheck | Young Guru | Skillshare
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7 Lessons (34m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. General Setup

    • 3. Essential Gear

    • 4. Serato Setup

    • 5. Ableton Setup

    • 6. Soundcheck

    • 7. Conclusion

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About This Class

Landed a DJ gig and want to make sure you knock it out of the park? Join legendary DJ and audio engineer Young Guru as he walks through everything you should do before and during your event to ensure a successful set. Having spun for Jay Z, Alicia Keys, and even his own shows, Young Guru knows the importance of preparation. During this 30-minute class he shares:

  • Essential equipment checklist
  • Sound check at the venue
  • Using both Serato and Ableton during live sets

Whether you are spinning at a house party or playing at a major venue, this class will empower emerging DJs to avoid onsite surprises and set themselves up for success through thorough preparation and proven techniques.