MUSIC PRODUCTION

EXCEL DJ & MUSIC PRODUCTION ACADEMY
In Kolkata

Rs 25,000
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Important information

  • Course
  • Kolkata
  • Duration:
    3 Months
Description

The sole objective of the academy is to teach the music from its roots.Beside teaching DJing and Production we also build up the right attitude and a perfect taste of music required to take the student on next level.
Suitable for: Music is for everyone. Students from all ages and backgrounds enroll in our courses. Some have absolutely no previous experience while others have already been employed as DJs. People choose to train with us for a variety of reasons, including kick-starting, consolidating or changing their career.

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Kolkata
36A GIRISH MUKHERJEE ROAD(BHAWANIPUR),GROUND FLOOR, 700025, West Bengal, India
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Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

Passion for music

Teachers and trainers (1)

Dj Tejash
Dj Tejash
Trainer

Born in Kolkata, DJ Tejash was deep into music and always wanted to do something related to music.He was highly influenced by dj's like Tiesto,Paul Van Dyk,Sasha,Ferry Corsten to name a few. His career started in 2004 when he was just 18 years old at a club called "R.C.G.C" one of the elite club of Kolkata city where he use to play for its bar nights."The Conclave Club" was the following one,before he started one of his most important residencies at "Lush Lounge & Grille" in 2005 which made him the first ever Kolkata dj to become a resident dj of a Mumbai club. In 2006 he started playing for a club in his hometown called "Octane Lounge" and continued playing for it for several years. Beside clubbing Dj Tejash has played for various Corporate houses,Colllege shows,Events & Private parties. Dj Tejash is speacialized in playing Bollywood,Rock,Retros,Hip hop,House & Trance. Dj Tejash has performed with several well known artists like Dj Amit,Shivani Kashyap,Amit Sana,Prajata Shukre,Abby,Himani Kapoor,Perlin,Ravindra Singh,Katrina Kaif,Shiny Ahuja and many more. Currently Dj Tejash is working on various orignal & remix projects which would be out soon.

Course programme

What is Remixing?

A remix is an alternative version of a song, different from the original version. A remixer uses audio mixing to compose an alternate master recording of a song, adding or subtracting elements, or simply changing the equalization, dynamics, pitch, tempo, playing time, or almost any other aspect of the various musical components.

Remixing with Ableton

Ableton Live is increasingly popular with DJ's and music producers including the likes of Sasha, Daft Punk, Coldcut and Richie Hawtin. It is the perfect platform for DJ's who are looking to make the move into music production and offers a unique creative approach to making and performing your music. This course is perfect for beginners and shows you how to create your own tracks utilising audio, MIDI and effects.

Introduction

System requirements & soundcards for Ableton Live

The Ableton interface: Session & Arrangement views

Working with clips and scenes

Loading files from the browser

Audio in Ableton Live

The "elastic audio" concept

Warping audio clips

Warping entire tracks and creating loops

Playback algorithms and clip envelopes

Making Beats with Ableton Live

MIDI recording in Ableton Live

Making beats using Impulse instrument

Making beats using Drum Racks

Adding groove and swing to your rhythm track

MIDI instruments

MIDI controllers and setting them up (MIDI mapping)

Creating bass and lead sounds with VSTi

Using MIDI effects –Arpeggiator,Chord,midi cascade

MIDI recording, editing and overdubbing

Arranging your track

Manipulating clips in Session view

Structuring your track in the Arrangement view

Using automation and controllers

Consolidating audio, using freeze/ flatten tracks

Launch options: Using legato and follow action functions

Remix & Mashup techniques

Sampling law and copyright

Sourcing accapellas and samples

Cleaning and editing samples

Warping accapellas

Routing

MIDI Routing

Multitrack recording

Mixing your Track

Setting up your mix environment

Balancing and panning your sounds

Utilising EQ to create separation in the mix

Creative use of effects (delay,reverb,distortion etc.)

Mastering

The final phase in audio production process.Master your songs so that they are radio ready and properly prepped for cd manufacturers.

Additional information

Comments: We teach 1 student per batch basis and timings r adjusted according to the student convenience. Outstation students: Outstation students are accepted to enroll for our course.Approximately 15-20% of our students come from outstation. Accommodation: We help outstation students to get accommodation in and near the academy at reasonable rates. Certificate: Certificate is issued after the successful completion of the course
Work placements: The music business is as competitive as any other. Our impeccable reputation encourages companies to seek our students as prospective employees. In fact, many companies come directly to us when they have a vacancy to fill. Many of our students have been placed with some of the biggest organizations of Kolkata. During the course we also teach students how to create your own Mix CDs, how to market yourselves, and how to put together a club set.
Contact person: DJ TEJASH