Intro to Scratching

Intro to Scratching is a 4 week DJ Course with the principal objective to teach participants the skill of scratching. The classes will explore the technique and mathematics of djing. Students will build on the skillset acquired from the Intro to DJing course, learning how to use modern professional DJ equipment known as digital controllers and the Serato software. The class will culminate with a Final Presentation which will highlight the skills mastered during the course. Participants will receive purchasing advice and a Certificate of Achievement. Quick and Eazy DJs will provide the classroom and tools to complete the Intro to Scratching course.

Curriculum Cost and requirements

The Intro to Scratching costs $300. This cost is to be paid in full before the first day of class. No refunds are offered once the student has committed to completing the course. There will be NO MAKE UP CLASSES… Students who miss a class can request extra time with the instructor and schedule a private training lesson for $50.

Week 1: Review and Intro to Scratching
Recap the course material from the Intro to DJing Course and introduce the basic scratch

Week 2- Perfecting the scratch
Perfect the basic scratch and learn to drop it on the 1

Week 3- Perfecting the scratch Pt2
Introduce the Fader to Basic scratch and adjust tempo to basic scratch to give the scratch different sounds.

Week 4- Final Showcase
Perfect the basic scratch with fader and dropping in on the 1