Every DJ must know how to lay down a solid backbeat, which can be composed of the sound of drums, handclaps, or birds flying into glass doors. Feel the rhythm with this Groupon.
- $39 for a 90-minute beginners electronic music DJ workshop (a $80 value)
The introductory courses cover the art of DJing with vinyl, CDs, and the latest professional software and hardware.
Garnish Music Production & DJ School
Grammy-winning sound engineer Warren Russell-Smith has worked with musicians from The Rolling Stones to Fugazi. Darryl Swann won his Grammy producing Macy Gray. " These are just two of the instructors students could chance upon at Garnish Music Production & DJ School, where an all-star team teaches skills from sound mixing and engineering to DJing and boast Paris Hilton as a recent DJ success story, now on her third season at Amnesia in Ibiza. Their eclectic programs, which typically last either six sessions or six weeks, can introduce complete beginners to the world of DJing; alternatively, they can hone more a seasoned pro's skill set, teaching Ableton and Tracktor basics and the art of producing electronic music.