Procuding lesson Ableton Live

My third producing lesson

On tuesday 14 november 2014 I had my third producing lesson at the “Zeister Muziekschool” (near Utrecht, the Netherlands). We are learning to produce EDM music with the software program Ableton Live. I am doing the course for kids, that’s 30 lessons of 2 hours.

DJ Lesson #8

DJ lesson #8

Today I was at the Pro DJ School for DJ lesson #8.

My First public Gig

My First Public Gig

On saturday evening between 20:00 and 22:00 I had my first public gig. The party was held in the “Wevehuis” in Utrecht (The Netherlands). Girl Lieke celebrated her 12 years birthday with a dance / disco party.
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iTunes

My personal top 10 tunes

My DJ teacher David gave me some homework. I must select my personal top 10 tunes. There I am, lying on the ground near the fireplace, listening to official clips on Youtube. At the moment, I have already found some fantastic tunes!

BastiQ 20141029

DJ Lesson #7: New Teacher

Today was my first lesson with my new teacher DJ David Stellar (real name: David Spee). A great theacher! Beside practicing DJ-ing, we also talked about music and music styles.
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KRK Rokit 6

Hello KRK Rokit 6

My first set active speakers where the Hercules XPS 2.0 60 DJ set. I bought these speakers for practicing DJ-ing in Spain (during the summer holiday of 2014). Back home I also used them for practicing. But the sound is what you can expect for less then 100 euro … not great.
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Ableton Live

EDM producing lesson

I really love to make dance music. So today I had my first EDM producing lesson at the “Zeister Muziekschool” in Zeist (The Netherlands).

During the next 30 weeks I will learn to work with “Ableton Intro”. Hope to post soon a tune!

Pro DJ School

Let’s practice a lot

Rocking the CDJ-2000 Nexus media-players.

DJ - sunday morning

Making noise on sunday

On sunday morning I made some noise! Everyone is dancing!

loop on the CDJ

DJ Lesson #5: The Loop

Today we started with checking if this time my USB stick works. Since the first DJ lesson, I have problems with the TDK 2.0 USB stick. The CDJ-2000 does not recognize the playlist, but if we plugged the USB stick in a Macbook with Rekordbox, everything is there. We could not found any problems. This time I formatted the TDK 2.0 USB stick with a MS-DOS (FAT) structure and marked the option: MBR (Master Boot Record). Nevertheless, it did not work. We are out of options, so lets buy new ones!


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