Tony Horgan's Expert Guides: Korg Volca

  11:00 – 12:00

What's it about?

Author and musician Tony Horgan presents an interactive introduction to his universally acclaimed Korg Volca Expert Guide series. Join Tony as he showcases the incredible hidden talents of the Korg Volca synths and beatboxes.

The Proven Five-Step Formula For Total DJing Success

  12:00 – 13:00

What's it about?
Phil Morse, author of the Amazon number 1 book ‘Rock The Dancefloor!’ and founder of Digital DJ Tips (the world’s biggest online DJ school) reveals how anyone can quickly learn all the important skills of DJing, play great DJ gigs – and get paid for them. He talks you through his proven five-step formula, giving you the key tricks and secrets you need to finally stop dreaming – and get out of the bedroom and into the DJ booth.
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The Sound Tutor Presents... Be A DJ & Produce Your Own Music!

  13:00 – 14:00

What's it about?

Be above the rest and join The Sound Tutor, a Native Instruments Certified Specialist, as he shares his simple but effective techniques for creating your own compositions using the skills you already have as a DJ. Cue points, looping, and FX will all be used to create musical ideas which can then be mixed into your own DJ sets. No knowledge of music production is necessary here, but there will be tips and tricks that will cater for all ability levels.

Get Organised, Get Creative - On The Rise DJ Academy

  15:00 – 16:00

What's it about?

Getting yourself organised may not be the most glamorous side of being a DJ but we can promise you it should be the most important! It’s all too easy to pile thousands of tracks onto your laptop – but do you really need them all?  Can you always find the tracks you want? Are you as prepared for every gig as you’d like? In this session, On The Rise Music tutor Jay Cunning will run through some simple house keeping and smart automated techniques that can help you be a creative DJ with their eye on the crowd, rather than wasting time searching through playlists and folders to find that next killer tune.

Demo Listening - with Applique Music A&R

  16:00 – 17:00

What's it about?

Applique Music A&Rs Lempo, Ruff Diamond and Will Darling sit in for this Demo Listening session. This is your chance to have your demos heard by industry experts, who will offer honest, constructive criticism as well as useful advice for moving forward with your music. Applique Music is an eclectic dance music label dedicated to discovering and nurturing production talent.