cleveland’s premier urban dj institute
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The SoundBender Institute was founded by long time friends & DJ’s KNYCE & Step One. With over 30 years of combined experience rocking crowds in clubs, on-air radio & mobile events, Soundbender Institute is the realization of a life long dream for both DJs. This experience along with numerous mixshow awards & accolades has led them to develop a simple yet effective way of teaching the art of DJ’ing called “The 4 Pillars”. In just 4 weeks a student will learn the basics of DJ’ing & be ready to rock their first gig !
In just four weeks
Learn Our Four Pillars of DJing
Pillar #1 :
Pillar #2 :
Pillar #3 :
Beat Matching 101
Pillar #4 :
Teaching The fundamentals of equipment. Learn to setup and operate a variety of industry standard Dj equipment. (Rane, pioneer, technics)
Saturday, July 2nd
Learn how to navigate record pools, build a DJ library, and setup crates for gigs.
Saturday, July 9th
Learn basic song structure, what a bpm is, basic mix theory (beat matching).
Saturday, July 16th
Learn basic scratch techniques, baby scratch, scribble and cross faded settings and movements.
Saturday, July 23rd
Sign up for the upcoming summer session.