• Music Production Kickstartclass

    15+16 October 2016 | Online Live Stream | Amsterdam ADE

  • Top 4 reasons why you DON'T want to miss the Kickstartclass:

    The 2 day Kickstartclass will teach you the essential music production fundamentals that will help you drive your productions in the right direction. Our music production expert Vida (Spinnin' Records, Armada, Doorn Records, Musical Freedom and Oxygen) will get you up to speed with Logic Pro and the essential fundamentals of music production.

    Learn from and connect with the pros.

    Learn from and personally connect Vida and other aspiring and talented dj/producers and drastically improve your music production skills and network.

     

    Rapidly increase your music production skills.

    Save lots of time and frustration trying to figure out how the pros create their amazing sounding tracks.

    Get your tracks released.

     

    Increase your chances of getting your track released via our label partners.

     

    Win great plugins.

     

    Win top-of-the-range plugins from our sponsors Izotope, Fabfilter and Lennar Digital.

  • NL-DJ Kickstart Lessons

    Day 1: October 15

    10:00 - 18:00

    Logic Pro & Music Production Fundamentals

    Part 1

    On day one our Logic Pro expert Vida (signed to Spinnin' Records) will get you up to speed with Logic Pro and the first important fundamentals of music production. As a result of combining theory with practice after the first day you will know what the most important buttons in Logic Pro are, be able to build an intro and break with your own beats and melodies.

    LOGIC PRO INTERFACE

    So many buttons to push, we will show you which ones you need!

    BUILDING BASIC BEATS

    How to load in samples to create basic beats.

    BASIC ARRANGEMENT

    How you can arrange your track to make it dj friendly and keep things interesting.

    MUSIC THEORY

    Essential music theory you need to know!

    CREATING THEMES

    How to come up with chords melodies and basslines.

    BUILDING BREAKS

    Create that all important tension before the track drops.

  • NL-DJ Kickstart Lessons

    Day 2: March 15

    10:00 - 18:00

    Logic Pro & Music Production Fundamentals

    Part 2

    On day two Vida will build further on the topics covered in day one. As a result of combining theory with practice after the second day you will be able to create fully arranged tracks that are exciting, stay interesting all through the song and sound professional.

    MIXING THEORY

    What tools you can use to make your track sound full, dynamic, loud and tight.

    CREATING DROPS

    How you can create drops with lots of energy.

    KEEPING YOUR TRACKS EXCITING

    The small details that keep your tracks interesting for listeners.

    FULL ARRANGEMENT

    How to arrange your track from the beginning to the end.

    MASTERING

    The final touches needed to get your tracks up to the right levels.

  • Pricing

    Stream Ticket

    Join the class from home with our interactive HD livestream

    (experience the class directly fed into your own sound system)

    Venue Ticket

    Join the class at the venue

    (great networking opportunities)

  • Two days

    Kickstartclass

     

     

     

     

    Stream ► 199 =$217*

    Venue ► €249 =$281*

     

     

    *for actual conversion rates click the price

     

    Two days

    Kickstartclass

    +

    One day

    Masterclass

     

    Stream ► €299 =$324*

    Venue ►€349 =$378*

     

    *for actual conversion rates click the price

    Stream ► €399 =$445*
    Venue ► €499 = $557*

    *for actual conversion rates click the price

  • We work in small groups to make sure you get the best learning experience.

     

    We 100% guarantee you will love our classes! However, if you don't just let us know during the class and we will refund your ticket.

     

    In order to ensure the quality of the class we have limited places available at the venue and online so make sure you sign up now to guarantee your spot.

     

    Class sold out? Try your luck, reach out to us, we'll add you to the waiting list.

  • How does our online live stream work?

    If you can't join the class at the venue we offer a great alternative with our interactive online HD live stream. The live stream makes it possible for you to join the class from home. You will be able to ask questions realtime directly to the dj/producers and interact with your online classmates as the class progresses. We also have a 4 hour rewind function and the stream will stay online for 24 hours after the class starts. This means you can rewind to certain sections you would like to recap.

  • Online live stream features

    Interactive

    Your questions will be answered directly and you will be able to interact with your online classmates in realtime.

    High Definition

    The class is filmed from multiple angles and streamed in HD quality to make sure all information comes across 100%

    4 Hour Rewind Function

    This enables you to recap any section of the class you would like to see again.

    24 Hour Loop

    The stream will run on a loop for 24 hours after the class starts. For example, if you want to join the class at a different time / review things after the class, or maybe watch the class again, you will be able to do so.

    Extremely Easy To Join

    When you sign up for the live stream you will receive information containing simple steps on how to join the live stream.

    Perfect Audio Quality

    The audio will be directly sent to the stream so you will hear the audio from the DAW directly fed into your speakers.

  • NL-DJ.com classes go very deep into specific genres working only with the best artists in their genre.

    This is what our students say about our classes:

  • ADE 2015 Masterclasses | official aftermovie

    The official aftermovie of our ADE 2015 classes with the Dannic, Julian Calor, Manse, Jay Hardway, D-wayne, Alpharock, JAGGS, Tom & Jame, Vida and Sied van Riel.

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Do I need the Kickstart Lessons to follow the Masterclass?

    We highly recommend enrolling in the Kickstartclass. The Kickstartclass will be jam packed with essential genre specific information and will provide you with the knowledge you need to get the most out of the masterclass.

    Which language will the class be in?

    The class will be given in simple, easy to follow English.

    What are the advantages of coming to the venue?

    After the class we will be hosting drinks and a BBQ with the students and teachers. A great opportunity to meet other students, set up collaborations and remixes and connect with everyone.

    I'm new at producing, will I be able to follow the class?

    Here at NL-DJ we want to make sure you get the maximum out of our classes. Therefore we recommend following the Kickstartclass first before following the masterclass. This will give you a solid foundation and allows you to get the maximum out of the Masterclass.

    I'm already quite experienced, would you recommend the Kickstart Lessons?

    Yes, we have had students that followed 4 year audio engineering courses. Yet, they still learned lots of genre specific techniques and concepts that just aren't taught at audio engineering courses. Our Logic Pro tutor Vida is a very skilled and talented producer, signed to Spinnin' Records and there to help you get the information you were missing. His tips, tricks insights and experience will help you see things from another angle. We are so sure that the Kickstartclass will improve your skills that if you are in any way not satisfied, just let us know during the class and we will give you your money back, guaranteed, no questions asked.

    I'm in a different time zone, can I watch the class at a later time?

    Yes, the class has a 4 hour rewind function, this enables you to tune in later and also recap any section of the class you would like to see again. The stream will run on a loop for 24 hours after the class starts which gives you multiple options of tuning in after the class has ended too.

    If I come to the venue will I be able to watch the livestream 24 hour loop?

    Yes, you will be invited to watch the loop so you can recap on the class at home.

    How does the livestream work?

    When is the class?

    The class will take place on the 15th and 16th of October, starting at 10.00 and ending at +/- 18.00

    Where is the class?

    Online

    or

    Amsterdam | NL-DJ Masterclass Room, right next to the ADE epicenter. The exact location will be on your ticket.

    Why should I follow the class?

    If you want to take your music productions skills to the next level.

    How much are the tickets?

    The tickets start at 57 euro per class day for the online live stream full access pass.

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