Intro Classes —CLICK HERE To Sign Up—

Introductory Classes are designed to give students a general overview the selected subject matter in a 90 minute class. Topics will be covered more in depth in active and enrollment class and courses in the Academy Curriculum.

Intro Classes are $50 per Class.  Classes include 2 hours of instruction.

Learn To DJ - Just The Basic
This introductory class will give you an outstanding overview of the fundamentals of DJing. If you can count to 16 you can take this class. No experience required. Everything you need to know about the equipment, counting and music format to get you started down the DJ path.
Learn To Scratch
This class will take you through the basics of scratching using digital vinyl, CDs and Midi. The class will also include drills to practice at home.
Learn To Remix A Song
This introductory class will give you an outstanding overview of the basics for remixing your favorite track with Ableton Software.
Make A Promo Video
Learn the basics of video editing using Adobe Premier. After 90 minutes you will be on your way to making your own promo video or making promo videos more DJ friendly.
How To Throw A Great Party
Start down the road of event promotion. Whether it’s hip hop, house or top 40….club, events center or warehouse… the formula stays the same. Learn some of the secrets to make your event “off the hook!”
Make Some Phat Beats
Learn the basics of sound design and get started down the fun and rewarding road of music production.
Active Courses —CLICK HERE To Sign Up—

Global DJ Academy has an “Active” Course schedule that runs 365 days a year. These courses include basic DJ Fundamentals – DJ 101, Ableton 101, Traktor 101 & Serato 101. The courses will run in there active time slot every session.

Active Courses Are $350/Course.  Courses include 12 hours of instruction.  Sessions are either 2 or 4 hours long.

DJ Fundamentals - DJ 101
Basic DJing Skills designed for the very beginners up to the bedroom dj that wants to clean up their skills and take it to the next level.  It is also a great course for the experienced who dj that just wants to go over fundamentals to fix bad habits.
Ableton 101
“Ableton 101″ gets the performer up and running with the software. We deliver the basic understanding required to work with key functions in Ableton. Warping, mapping, routing, and the session and arrangement view will be introduced to students as a foundation for the next level. This offering will provide the student with the basic skills and knowledge to make Ableton do the magic you need.

Traktor 101
DJing has changed alot since 2002. Laptops, controllers, and software are just as popular now as turntables and CDJ’s. Traktor is rich with features and is the perfect choice for someone just starting out as well as advanced DJ looking to do more then Serato can offer while still maintaining a traditional DJ work flow. Students will learn how to DJ entirely with The Traktor software. The course will cover the ins and outs of the software as well as the DJ fundamentals that related to the Traktor work flow.
Serato 101
Serato is one of the most popular software packages used by professional DJs right now. With great stability, awesome features and a stunning line of compatible hardware… Serato is an industry leader and always stands apart. Students will learn how to DJ entirely with Serato. We will cover the ins and outs of the software as well as the DJ fundamentals that relate to the Serato work flow.
Enrollment Courses —CLICK HERE To Sign Up—

We also offer courses based on “Enrollment.” These courses only run if there are 4 or more students signed up for the course. To notify our staff that you are interested in taking the course, just click on the “Sign-Up” button on the page of the enrollment course you would like to attend. When the roster of interested students reaches four or more, we will notify you that the course is now active and you can officially enroll yourself in the curriculum.

The price of enrollment course start at $350/course with a minimum of 12 hours of instruction.  Some Advanced Enrollment Courses are more intensive.

Ableton DJ/Producer (201 & 301)
Ableton Software Training. 201 is Intermediate Level Education in using the software in a performance or production environment. 301 is Ableton Training for Ninjas, Wizards and Rock Stars.
Traktor 201
Advanced training using the Traktor software interface.
Serato 201
Advanced training using the Serato software interface.
DJ Next Level - DJ 201
Advance your skill set with this comprehensive education that will take your djing to the next level.
Turntablism 101/201
In 101, learn the fundamentals of beat manipulation on multiple surfaces including Turn Tables, CD Players in Vinyl Mode and Midi Controller Scratching Techniques. Then, if you really want to get in and play with the big boys… try out our 201 Course; learn the Advanced Techniques of Beat Manipulation with Vinyl and Digital Vinyl Software.
Promotion
We offer two courses in Promotion. Event Promotion will give you insight into throwing your own parties. Self Promotion will teach you some of the industry standards and secrets to promoting yourself as a DJ for local and out-of-town bookings.
Video Editing
In Video Edition 101 you will Learn how to make the typical music industry videos dj friendly. In Video Editing 201, learn advanced video editing techniques to re-edit videos or make your own from scratch.
Specialized Course Offerings
301 – LivePA integration – Instructor: Mark Wei
201 – Warping and Material Preparation – Instructor: Mark Wei
201 – Remixing and Collaboration Methods – Instructor: Mark Wei
301 – Advanced Remixing and Collaboration Methods – Instructor: Mark Wei
201 – Controllerism and Templating  – Instructor: Mark Wei
201 – Synthesis – Instructor: Kevin Alves
201 – Sound Design – Instructor: Danny Marin
201 – Mastering – To Be Announced
201 – Studio Basics – Instructor: Danny Marin
201 – Live Sound – Instructor: Danny Marin
201 – Waveform Characteristics – Instructor: Danny Marin
Workshops / DJ Booth Intensives —CLICK HERE To Sign Up—

Global DJ Academy has a star studded list of industry professionals speaking in a workshop format on an almost weekly basis. We also have great opportunities for paid and unpaid internships as well as real world DJ Booth Intensives.

The price of workshops vary depending on the instructor and length.

Workshops
Our Workshops come in all shapes and sizes; we host workshops with local gurus through superstar international DJs,  We offer new and exciting workshops and educational presentations 1 to 2 times a month. Signup for our email list to get the latest updates and announcements for the CO-DJ Workshop series.
Internships
Coming Soon
DJ Booth Intensives
Coming Soon
Why choose us?
Professional Instructor Team

Our team of instructors have thousands of hours of real world experience performing and teaching. Many members of our team are certified instructors for the software or production system they teach. And every instructor at Global DJ Academy is committed to expanding your skill set and to help you grow as an artist.

State Of The Art Facility & Equipment

Global DJ Academy is a state of the art, 2500sq/ft learning facility. We have two music production studios, a sound proof recording booth, one 500 sq/ft class room with six work stations packed with today’s hottest DJ equipment. And finally, we have a large 1500 sq/ft presentation hall for major events and guest instructors.

Aggressive & Diverse Curriculum

Global DJ Academy offers a wide variety of Classes and Courses to fit the needs of any aspiring artist. You will learn basic skills and advanced analog techniques such as scratching and effects. We offer courses in the hottest DJ GUIs as well as state-of-the-art production software. We can help you use these tools to get you ready for your first performance or to expand your current workflow and “wow” your audience with new and exciting live remixes.

Convenient Denver Location

We are conveniently located right in the heart of Denver’s Club Scene. Global DJ Academy is just 3 Minutes away from Beta, North America’s #1 Night Club. Surrounded by all the heavy hitters in the Denver Night Life Scene, you can take a class at 6pm, catch dinner at 9pm and be at your favorite Denver Night Club by 11pm, and never have to move your car :).

How it works….

Global DJ Academy has an “Active” course schedule that runs 365 days a year. These courses include basic DJ Fundamentals – DJ 101, Ableton 101, Traktor 101 & Serato 101. These courses will run in there active time slot every session.

We also offer courses based on “Enrollment.” These courses only run if there are 4 or more students signed up for the course. To notify our staff that you are interested in taking the course, just click on the “Sign-Up” link at the top of each course drop down menu that you would like to attend. When the roster of interested students reaches four or more, we will notify you that the course is now active and you can officially enroll yourself in the curriculum.

Within the “classes/courses” section of the web site you will find all the courses that we offer. If you want to sign up for a class or course, just click on the appropriate link. This will take you to our class management system and you will be able to sign-up and pay your tuition.

New Students will need to create an account in our class management system. You will receive a confirmation email after you sign-up for the class or course and paid your tuition. If you have any questions or need help signing up for a class or course, please feel free to call us directly to help you.

We accept cash (of course). We also accept credit card payments via Visa, Master Card and Discover.

If you are paying cash, you will need to sign-up for your course at the Academy. Our address is 1070 Bannock Street, Suite 200, Denver CO 80204.

Once you sign-up for a course or workshop, you are expected to attend. If you miss a session, you may reschedule yourself into that particular section of the curriculum the next time the course is offer, assuming that there is space available. There is a $20 charge for this rescheduling service.

You may also schedule a one time private or group session with the instructor at a reduced rate of $60/hr (depending on instructor availability) to cover the missed information.

Private instruction with one of our full time instructors start at $75/hr. You can have a maximum of three people in a private group session. Each additional person is $25/hr. We have instructors that specialize in most every aspect of DJ skills and music production. Contact us directly to find the best instructor to meet your needs.

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