Learning DJ audio Equipment:
students will participate in understanding all the functions of CDJ players, Numark PT01 turntable, Digital mixer, midi DJ software interfaces and DJ controller.
Camp DJ provides DJ performing arts after school and summer activities to students grades 3rd thru 12th. Master Mix Academy Camp DJ workshop was designed to educate students on the traditional and new technological art form of a Professional DJ. Students learn about analog and Digital sound perception using traditional analog turntables, Digital Turntables, and DJ MIDI controllers. Camp DJ workshop provides interactive gross motor and DJ beat Rhythmic skill exercises to help introduce participants to DJ cueing and back spinning. Also, students learn about music structure development using the latest music production and Remix Digital Audio Workstation software.
CAMP DJ 2019 REGISTRATION FORM
EARLY REGISTRATION PHASE 1
Camp DJ (Saturday Program)
Duration 6 weeks (7/13 - 8/17)
Days: Every Saturday
Time: 12p - 2p
Ages: 7 - 17
Location: University of Chicago Logan Art Center 915 E. 60th st Rm: 802
Phase I: Early Registration - $185
Deadline for payment: 4/1/2019
Beat Matching and BPMs: Students learn how to calculate beats per minute. Also, students learn how to match beats based on tempo.
Camp DJ participants will experience learning the basic essentials of DJ performing arts with digital and analog turntables.
Time signatures: Students will learn the basic fundamentals with counting time signatures to transition music.
Basic Essentials to DJ 101:
Camp DJ Summer Program
Cueing: Students will learn how to manually cue music. The process used by DJs to lock beats from 2 different tracks. It is similar to the process of changing a sample rate in a digital domain or time.
Also, Students will Participate in our unique S.T.E.M. program called "DJ SCIENCE STEM." (see DJ Science STEM link) DJ Science was designed to Increase analytical and Critical thinking
through Science and Technology exploration in relationship to audio engineering,
Music production, and DJ performing arts.
CAMP DJ PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
The History of a Disc Jockey: Intro to DJ 100
All participants will have a brief seminar on the history of DJ performing Arts.