Learn How to Become a DJ with Traktor Part II
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Learn How to Become a PRO DJ in no time. Including advanced mixing techniques you can use with any DJ Software.
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Created by Max Porcelli
Last updated 7/2017
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Includes:
  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 5 Articles
  • 23 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • How to Mix Like a PRO
  • Advanced Use of Effects, Filters and Loops
  • Advanced Mixing Tips and Tricks
  • How to Harmonically Mix your Songs
  • How to Mix using a Digital DJing Software
  • How to Record and Promote Your Mixes on the WEB
  • A Fast Course Dashboard Email Support Response
  • Lifetime Access
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Requirements
  • Be a Music Enthusiast
  • A Traktor Pro License (Free Demo Version Available on Native Instruments Site)
  • A Computer or Mobile Device with an Internet Connection
  • A Pair of Speakers or Headphones
Description

Learn How to Become a Dj in no time.
Including advanced mixing techniques you can use with any DJ Software.
Finally a comprehensive guide to using Traktor for your DJ Sets, Podcasts or Party Time.
Welcome to this course dedicated to one of today's leading DJ software, the Traktor Pro Digital DJ Software.
If you are looking for a complete DJ Mixing course, you are now in the right place!


About this Course
The course is divided into two Parts.

  1. Learn How to Become a DJ with Traktor Part I explains some basic mixing techniques and many basic Traktor functionalities and configurations
  2. This is the second part of the course where you will understand advanced mixing techniques to maximize your set and let your crowd scream. You will also understand how to promote you as DJ on the WEB in an efficient way.

Even if you are an experienced DJ and if you want to go deeper and learn several advanced mixing techniques and many others tips and tricks, this course is what you need to take your DJ skill to the next level.  
Everything explained with easy words, tips and tricks and practical mixing example, that is the best way to learn how to DJ effectively.

Enrolling into this course, you will be also entitled to download for FREE all the songs used in this course.


What will you learn?
Together, we will understand:

  • How to Mix Like a PRO
  • Advanced Use of Effects, Filters and Loops
  • Advanced Mixing Tips and Tricks
  • How to Harmonically Mix your Songs
  • How to Record and Promote Your Mixes on the WEB
  • Understand Electronic Music Recurrences
  • How to use Traktor Effects and Loops
  • The Aesthetic of Sound 
  • 3 Decks Mixing
  • How to Gain Visibility Using Social Networks


Experience at your fingertips
Since 2007, 989Records is also Class DJ Courses in the north east of Italy through its educational division. Today we want to provide you all the experience gained in years of face-to-face DJ Courses and direct students feedbacks, allowing us to develop an effective method to teach the art of mixing to everyone who wants to start or improve basic and advanced DJ Skills.

But there’s more!
A quiz at the end of each section will certify your preparation regarding the last treated topic: in this way you will be sure you can move prepared to the new section of the course. Thanks to the big text annotations and big zooms, you can also follow the course even from a mobile device with small display, like your phone or tablet, wherever you are.

Also remember:
Lifetime FREE access to the course and full 30-Day Money Back Guarantee!

So let’s see together how this powerful DJ software works.
Learn How to Become a Dj with Traktor today. 
Enrol today and Jumpstart Your DJ Career now!

 

Who is the target audience?
  • Aspiring / Experienced DJs
  • Music Enthusiasts
  • Electronic Music Lovers
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Curriculum For This Course
40 Lectures
01:37:58
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Practical Mix and FX Techniques
20 Lectures 51:16

Free Songs Part II
00:46

Your Course Feedback
00:38

A Summary of all the Topics Treated in this Section: 

  • Intro about this Course
  • How to Use the EQ in the Mix
  • How to Use Cue Points in the Mix
  • How to Use Loops in the Mix
  • Cutting
  • How to Use Effects in the Mix
  • Loops and Flux Mode Usage
  • Custom Mapping Flux Mode Workaround
  • Creative Loops and Effect Usage Part II 
  • Three Decks Mixing
  • Use a DJ Tool as intro
  • Suggested Controllers You Can Use
Section Summary
00:58

If you are landed here and you don’t know anything about this Course Part One, I strongly suggest you to follow it before going on. At first because it’s free.

Secondly because I introduced some terminology, definitions and basic concepts that I will often use during the lectures here. 

Preview 01:57

A different way to manage bass frequencies during Mix.

How to Use the EQ in the Mix
03:51

In this new video, we will use Traktor Cue Point to jumps where we need when we need.

How to Use Cue Points in the Mix
04:32

What we are gong to see now, is a new technique base on loops usage.

How to Use Loops in the Mix
04:08

In this mixing example we will see the cutting technique.

Cutting
02:42

In this lecture, we are finally going to use some effects in our mix.

How to Use Effects in the Mix
03:48

This time we are not going to use effects during a mix but will them as live effect during the reproduction of a song.

How to Use Effects Part II
02:06

We are now going to see another great effect trick I like to use in almost all my sets. This is a live processing that is a bomb for your dancefloor, 100% guaranteed.

How to Use Effects Part III
04:23

Section Quiz Part 1
10 questions

During the next few minutes, we will understand another effect technique.

How to Use Effects in the Mix Part iV
02:12

Hey DJ welcome to this new lecture where we will talk about Traktor's Flux Mode.

Loops and Flux Mode
02:36

In the last lecture we have seen how to work with flux mode.

But what about if you don’t have an external controller? Let’s see this workaround using a custom mapping.

Preview 03:28

In this lecture we are going to see a technique I love to use when I need to close a mix.

It is basically a mix between the technique we’ve seen on both lecture 4 and lecture 6.

Creative Loops and Effect Usage Part II
03:36

Hey DJ, Let’s get down to serious business now!

The technique we are going to see here is used very often in many electronic music genres.

3 Decks Mixing
03:36

A DJ tool is a special track used to power up your set or simply used to customize you mix.

Use a DJ Tool as Intro
03:15

It all depends on you budget… Here’s a list from cheaper to expensive controllers.

Suggested Controllers
00:06

A fast recap of all the topics treated in this Section.

Preview 01:00

Section Quiz Part 2
7 questions
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Harmonic Mixing
8 Lectures 18:24

A Summary of all the Topics Treated in this Section: 

  • Introduction to the Harmonic Mixing
  • Harmonic Mixing Theory
  • Harmonic Mixing Example
  • Harmonic Mixing With DJ Tool
  • Harmonic Mixing With Acappella 
  • Anther Harmonic Mixing Example 
Section Summary
00:27

if you remember, in this course part one we talked about a scheme.
This scheme is useful when we need to decide a playlist order for our DJ set and takes in account the Aesthetic of Sound for a good mix. Let's understand something more...

Introduction to the Harmonic Mixing
01:53

Let’s now understand something more about the Camelot wheel and the harmonic mixing.

Harmonic Mixing Theory
03:30

Let’s now try a practical harmonic mixing

Harmonic Mixing Example
03:07

In this lecture we are going to see another example of harmonic mixing. This time we are going to use a DJ Tool rather than an entire track.

Harmonic Mixing With DJ Tool
03:40

Similar to the example we’ve just seen, in this lecture we are going to use a pure acappella track.

Harmonic Mixing With Acappella
03:08

We are now going to see together another practical application of the harmonic mixing.

Another Harmonic Mixing Example
02:01

A fast recap of all the topics treated in this Section.

Preview 00:38

End Section Quiz
7 questions
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Create Your Own Playlist
2 Lectures 01:56

In this fast section I would like you to create a playlist with all the tracks you downloaded for this course.

Create your Own Playlist
01:06

The Playlist According to my Taste
00:50
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Spread the World
10 Lectures 26:48

A Summary of all the Topics Treated in this Section: 

  • Record Your Set
  • Track Listing Tips
  • Create your Radioshow 
  • Personalize your DJ Set
  • Social Networks to Promote your Mixes to
  • Media I Need
  • Start your Promotion
  • Automate your Socials
Section Summary
00:26

The first step we are going to learn in this section is how to record a set in Traktor. 

Preview 02:26

When you records a DJ Set or any live session, it’s important you save and share the sequence of tracks you played in your set: this is commonly called Track List.

Track Listing Tips
02:24

The most important thing to take in account here is the Packaging & Distribution aspect of your mixed set.

Create your Radioshow
02:08

In this lecture I want to suggest you how to personalize your Mixed Set even more.

Personalize your DJ Set
01:54

Now I want to talk you about some sites where you can effectively promote your music and you DJ name.

Preview 04:56

Now the question is, what do I need before starting my promotion? Each social has its own rules so the idea is to prepare everything you need for each different platform beforehand.

Media I Need
03:22

We are finally ready to start the promotion on our social networks.

Start your Promotion
03:06

In this video we are going to understand how to automate your socials.

Automate your Socials
05:09

End Section Quiz
10 questions

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00:57
About the Instructor
Max Porcelli
4.6 Average rating
174 Reviews
1,914 Students
4 Courses
Steinberg Certified Trainer - 989 Records A&R - HGD Resident

Max Porcelli is a Steinberg Certified Trainer, DJ, Producer and Remixer with a degree in multimedia and technological sciences. Since 2007 he's been running the Educational Division of 989Records, an independent electronic record label producing a variety of electronic music genres and working with many artists from around the globe. The aim of the division is to develop electronic music culture and all its related technologies.

Having followed more than 200 students during his educational activities, Max has become a point of reference for many musicians, DJs, producers and enthusiasts in the north east of Italy. 989Records head honcho, he started his musical career in 1989 and is currently one of the most active and chameleonic producers of the Italian electronic scene, with almost 70 singles, EP, albums and remixes already produced and published. Over the years, he has worked with Pacha Records and several important Italian labels such Rise, Absolutely, Airplane, Molto Rec, remixing artists like Inaya Day, Angie Brown (Incognito), Jocelyn Brown, Cheryl Porter, Oliver Cheatham (Room 5) and many others.

Since December 2016, Max is one of the HeavensGate Deep Radio Show Resident DJs, Showcasing everything from Deep House, Tech & Techno - Syndicated Worldwide.