DJ PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION

MI’s DJ Performance and Production Program provides in-depth knowledge and training for aspiring DJs, producers, beat-makers, remix artists & electronic musicians.

DJ PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION

MI’s DJ Performance and Production Program provides in-depth knowledge and training for aspiring DJs, producers, beat-makers, remix artists & electronic musicians.

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QUESTIONS?

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COURSE CATALOG

Program requirements, tuition for individual programs, and course information.

COMPREHENSIVE LEARNING, TOOLS & SUPPORT

MI’s DJ Performance and Production students are provided with in-depth knowledge and training in the latest technologies, tools and techniques used in contemporary electronic performance and production. Subjects also include Beat-Matching, Vinyl Turntablism, various DAWs such as Ableton Live and Maschine, Digital DJ solutions such as Traktor Pro and Serato DJ, Remixing, Sound Design and much more. Students will also be trained on tools that have defined DJ’ing, such as Vinyl DJ’ing, Controllers and CDJ setups as well.

 

DEGREE OPTIONS

Certificate in Industry Study

CURRICULUM

STUDENT BENEFITS

MULTIPLE SETTINGS

This program allows students to study contemporary electronic music and Hip-Hop techniques and implement them within a solo setting AND a live band setting.

CROSS-POLLINATION

DJ Performance and Production students take full advantage of MI’s unparalleled faculty, facilities and programs encompassing Harmony, Theory and Ear Training, Bass, Drums, Guitar, Keyboard Technology, Vocals, Audio Engineering, Music Business, Guitar Craft and Independent Artist Development.

MUSIC BUSINESS

Students learn about income streams, social media management, business contracts, publishing law, touring and other necessary aspects of being a professional DJ or producer.

MI STUDENT BODY AND COMMUNITY

DJ Performance and Production students are part of the wide variety of musicians and aspiring music industry professionals on MI’s Hollywood campus. This offers a broad scope base of collaborators and styles in which to perform and study.

FEATURED FACULTY

MI’s GRAMMY® and Emmy-winning Audio Engineering instructors have multi-platinum album credits and work with todays top artists:

DJ JEDI
CREDITS: DIGABLE PLANETS, DaKAH, EMMY AWARD RECIPIENT

JOSH SPOON
CREDITS: GIORGIO MORODER, ZZ WARD, ABLETON CERTIFIED ARTIST

ART BLEEK
FITZ AND THE TANTRUMS, URSULA RUCKER

MARK “BLAKKAT” BELL
CREDITS: CHAKA KHAN, NEW ORDER, JAMIROQUAI, A TRIBE CALLED QUEST, PAUL OAKENFOLD

FACILITIES

  • Full production sound stages and recording studios
  • Fully equipped 24/7 practice facilities and computer labs with the latest industry standard equipment
  • Concert Hall access, with full audio/video recording capabilities
  • Multiple performance and recording studios available for student practice
  • Security on campus 24/7

WHY MI?

New Technology

MI offers a digital-based BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) curriculum, providing a comprehensive music education with exclusive downloadable eBooks available on any mobile platform.

Professional

Instructors are working professionals, touring and recording with top artists, who bring their experiences back to the classroom.

24-7 Access

Over 75 Private practice labs, 12 performance rehearsal rooms and 30 project recording studios are available for all your needs.

Hollywood Campus

MI’s state-of-the-art campus in the heart of the entertainment industry has a Concert Hall, computer labs, classrooms with full backline and a fully-equipped Music Library.

Personalized

Small class sizes, private lessons and Open Counseling sessions mean you get personalized attention and guidance from a variety of instructors.

All Music

500+ courses are offered every academic Quarter, covering a wide variety of core & elective subjects in music and the entertainment industry.

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