COURSES

LEARN TO DJ

Learn to DJ "THE RIGHT WAY" with a Keep Spinning course that fits your skill level.

MUSIC PRODUCTION

KSDJA offers various music production courses with instruction from highly-acclaimed producers and musicians. We cover multiple platforms including Ableton Live Suite, Maschine, AKAI, etc. ​

DJ CLASSES

INTRO TO DJ CULTURE

$550

The Level 1 course is for beginners and covers the basics of the DJ culture. This is a VINYL & SERATO course. This class covers the following:

  • History of the Turntable
  • Visual Cues, Technique
  • Basic Set Up/Breakdown (turntables, mixers, speakers, etc.)
  • Basic Mixing
INTRO TO MIXING (VINYL ONLY)

$600

The Vinyl Only covers mixing in detail. The student MUST complete Level 1 before taking this course. This class covers the following:​

  • Basic Beat Matching
  • Intermediate Mixing
  • Basic use of FX
  • Basic Mixing
  • Creating a Live Set
INTERMEDIATE - LEVEL ONE

$650

LEVEL ONE INTRO TO DJING or MASTERY of BASIC DJ SKILLS IS a REQUIREMENT to take this course. 
 
In this course, the student learns more advanced techniques and enhancements of basic skills. We cover intermediate mixing techniques, use of effects along with do’s and don’ts for beginner DJs . This is a very important course for DJs who plan on securing mobile DJ gigs. 
INTRO TO SCRATCH - LEVEL TWO

$650

The Level 2 course covers basic scratching. This class covers the following:

  • History of the Scratch
  • Basic scratch techniques (Stabs, Chirps, etc.)
 
 
INTRO TO ADVANCED MIXING - LEVEL TWO

$650

BEGINNER AND INTERMEDIATE CLASSES ARE REQUIRED TO TAKE THIS COURSE. 
 
In this course, we cover various advanced DJ techniques to add creativity to your DJ set! It is an eight week course, and we cover topics like mixing in key, loops, serato stems, and we even take it back to vinyl with lessons on turntable/vinyl usage. Great topics are covered in this course and many of our students have found it very useful for what  For what it has been able to add to their sets! 
ADVANCED SCRATCHING

$750

The Level 2 + course covers ADVANCED scratching and mixing. This class covers the following:

  • Advanced Scratch Techniques
  • Adding scratches to your mix
  • Basic Beat Juggling
  • Basic Mixing
DJing FOR KIDS

$400

The Level 1 course is for beginners and covers the basics of the DJ culture. This is a VINYL & SERATO course. This class covers the following:

  • History of the Turntable
  • Visual Cues, Technique
  • Basic Set Up/Breakdown (turntables, mixers, speakers, etc.)
  • Basic Mixing
TRANSITION TO VINYL /SERATO - TBD

Are you an existing DJ who needs to transition from analog to digital?? Sign up for our SERATO SCHOOL course for an in-depth lesson on the world’s most popular DJ software.​ Call for more details.​

MASTER CLASSES

JAY*CLIPP'S MASTER CLASS

$1000

This course is for individuals who want a one on one break down of multiple DJ Skills  from our founder Jay Clipp. Clipp is a international DJ who has done lots of incredible things for the Dj culture, including starting the worlds first DJ Education for neurodivergent individuals, Spin The Spectrum.  In this course, you will receive in-depth information about what it takes to be a career DJ while building a solid DJ Skillset. 

SPINDERELLA'S MASTER CLASS

$2500

Oh, and this course, our students have the opportunity to learn from the Legendary, DJ Spinderella. A pioneer in the DJ culture, Spin has been relevant to the DJ game since her start. We are fortunate at keep spinning DJ academy to have her share her knowledge and expertise to our students. This is a one on one course with assistance from one of our instructors. You will receive a wealth of knowledge! Please email us for more details.

MUSIC PRODUCTION CLASSES

BEATS ONE

$550

This is a 6 week introductory course to Music Production.  Learn the basics of beat making including: 

  • Counting Bars
  • Understanding Tempo
  • Finger Drumming Techniques
  • Finding the Key of a Song
  • Chord Scales

Free sounds and plugins including on the first day.

BEATS TWO

$650

BEATS ONE IS REQUIRED TO SIGN UP FOR THIS COURSE

This 8 week course is for advance Music Production. Improve your skills by taking a deep dive into your DAW of choice to become a more seasoned producer.

  • Understanding the Mixer Channels
  • Chopping Samples & Time Stretching
  • Fundamentals of Mixing a Song
  • Exporting Stems for Mixing or Mastering
  • Deep Dive into Sound Design
KIDS LOVE BEATS

$400

Our music production classes for kids younger than 7 offer a fun introduction to sound recording, mixing, and editing. Children will explore various instruments and sounds to create their own compositions using professional equipment. Our experienced instructors will guide them through interactive lessons on various genres to help build confidence and creativity. The classes aim to inspire a lifelong love of music.