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The DJ Handbook

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General equipment. Other stuff. Basic toolkit for the mobile DJ. Basic toolkit for the club DJ. 3...

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General equipment. Other stuff. Basic toolkit for the mobile DJ. Basic toolkit for the club DJ. 3 The business of DJing The Schmooze. The brief. Getting paid. Club DJ contract; mobile DJ confirmation letter and contract. Wanna be a great DJ The future. 4 Equipment - what you need and how to use it Microphones. Basic microphone technique. Headphones. Turntables. CD players. Setting up a turntable. Setting up a CD player. Club mixers. Mobile - mixers. Home use - mixers. Other equipment - mobile DJ. Graphic equalizers. Compressors. Crossovers. Speaker control systems. Amplifiers. Speakers. Impedance and resistance. Mobile - the venue. Equipment profile. Behringer Ultra Curve Pro DSP8024. Aphex Aural Exciter. DBX DriveRack. Lighting. Connections. Other equipment. 5 Sound basics Dynamic range, noise, rumble and crosstalk. Gain structure. One last time. Equalization. Impedance. Impedance. Interference. 6 Mixing and how it`s done The mechanics of the mix. Main types of mixing. Mixing with vinyl. Mixing with CDs. Counting. In the mix (mixing beats and bars, counting time). Rhythm patterns. 7 The mobile DJ Carting it about. Setting up, wiring and troubleshooting. Typical wiring setup basic rigs. Connector Wiring Standards (B) typically balanced (UB) unbalanced (D) digital. Troubleshooting. Mobile DJ/club sound vs. live sound. 8 Safety Hazards to the DJ. Hazards to the public. Hearing. Security. 9 Career progression Radio. Making an audition tape. 10 The art of being a DJ Know your audience. 11 Doing it for real Practice makes perfect. Mailing lists. Playing your first gig. Being a good DJ. 12 Copyright and licensing 13 DJ Products DMC, Music Factory and CD Pool. Software. 14 DJ resources Author :- Charles Slaney has been involved with the DJ and club business since 1969. In that time he has been a mobile and a club DJ, he has worked on the design and installation of sound systems, and has managed a retail DJ outlet. He has enthusiastically embraced all the technical innovations that have brought DJing into the 21st century.
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