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Mark F.

7 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $25
  • Bachelors of Science: Finance from Portland State University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mark F.

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DJing is both a technical skill and an art form. I will teach you both. Over the course of many years and many house parties, bars, clubs, festivals, and underground venues I have learned how to set a mood and move a dancefloor. I can share with you the techniques & insight I have gained along my journey.

About Mark

My name is Mark. I am a DJ, music producer, and instructor based in Portland, OR. I have been producing electronic music since 2008 and DJing since 2012. My history includes: operating a music blog in 2008 to ride the wave of electronic music's popularization, co-founding an online community of

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Joaquin V.
Very patient with my 13 year old son who is just beginning. Could not have asked for anyone better.
Hayden S.
Fantastic first session
David
Really great at explaining everything. Very patient. Great instructor!

Paul R.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul R.

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Learn how to beatmatch and mix your favorite music and create your own DJ mixes from scratch. I use Serato DJ, Traktor, and/or Ableton Live.

About Paul

You might not always notice it, but music is all around—from the stereo in your car to the music piped in at department stores. And you also may not be aware that music has a wide array of impacts on your health: Studies show that music has a strong effect on your mood levels and emotions, and also

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Julian L.
Paul is an amazing teacher. He took the time to find out what i needed, and focused the lesson on my needs. He made sure throughout the lesson to ask if everything was clear.
Trace. Mother of Sophia
Teacher Paul is teaching Guitar lesson in his place for my Daughter 9 years old who is a beginner to learn Guitar. Paul is very detail oritate and patient to teach my daughter step by step using very easy way to help my daughter getting into the point and make my daughter interesting to learn more and quickly jump into the based skill. Paul also provided flexible schedule to meet our need for the class. Paul shows his professional guitar skill and teaching skill for his guitar lesson. Paul is an excellent teachers. Thank him very much.
Julian L.
I had a great lesson, Paul took the initiative, and personalized a lesson for me. he took the time to find out what i know and what i wanted to learn. Thanks Paul
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Henri B.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Portuguese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B.A. Religious Studies from Arizona State University
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Henri B.

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Students will learn about beat matching, scratching, vocal effects, music theory, trends in current music today, how to market themselves, how to get and keep gigs, track selection, and overall, how to have fun with music and be a great DJ.

About Henri

Henri is an experienced, focused teacher and musician who really enjoys seeing students achieve their goals and desires musically. Henri has studied privately with former Berklee Graduate Al Pahanish Jr (Powerman 5000), and former Capitol Records recording artist Morrison Moon. He is a goal-oriente

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Nick W.
He really knows some good exercises and can break them down to make them easy to understand.
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Vaughn R.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Vaughn R.

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Online DJing Teacher

I have 13 years experience DJ'ing (open format, hip hop, electronic) and have performed at major festivals like Life Is Beautiful, CRSSD Festival, Splash House and more.

About Vaughn

Hello, my name is Vaughn and I'm a Professional Music Producer and DJ (based in Los Angeles) with 14 years of experience in Audio Production, Sound Design, Audio Recording, DJ'ing, Piano and much more. I started teaching Audio/Music Production 9 years ago and I am happy to work with beginners, int

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David Fielder
Vaughn was very insightful during his teachings for Music Production. There are a lot of hidden secrets when it comes to engineering and producing music and he really helped clarify those things. He'll push you creatively and help you understand the plethora of tools software has to offer.
Sara Thomas
As someone who knows nothing about music production. Vaughn helped me have a better understanding of my 3rd party plugins as well as plugins within my DAW. He is freakishly knowledgeable on the topic.

Deon J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $44
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Bachelors of Arts in Music Education from Grambling State University
  • Teaches students 7 to 18
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Deon J.

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Online DJing Teacher

Come learn the basics of being a DJ

About Deon

I am a professional saxophonist with a degree in Music Education and Criminal Justice. I attended Grambling State University and Lane College I have performed with various ensembles: The World Famed Tiger Marching Band, University of Memphis Symphonic Ensemble. In the past, I have worked for the Da

Dino R.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 8 to 50
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Dino R.

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Online DJing Teacher

I can teach you the basics, from analog turntables & vinyl to CDJs to the current digital era with Serato software and DJ Controllers. I have 30+ years of experience in the industry (Mobile, Club, Bar, Mixtapes). If you're local, I can even take you on an actual gig and show tips and tricks for running a successful gig/event.

About Dino

Hello my name is DJ Dino R. I have over 30+ years of experience in the DJ industry (mobile, club, bars, etc). I can teach you the basics and history of DJ'ing and can cover the history of the technology from the original turntables to today's digital world with controllers and DJ Software (Serato)

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Amanda Baker
DJ Dino helped my husband get lessons and I have to say, I can actually listen to my husband's sets now. Dino did an amazing job with the in-home sessions, was easy to work with, and always on time. He is a highly patient, easy going and knowledgeable individual. I'd highly recommend him for any level DJ.

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Average Cost of DJing Lessons in Portland, OR

The average cost of 60-minute djing lessons in Portland is $92. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $150 per hour.
30 min
$56 average
45 min
$71 average
60 min
$92 average

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"Definitely knows his stuff and does his research! Sergio is a guy who goes over and above to fufill the highest expectations. Highly recommend."
Isaac
Took DJing lessons from Sergio M.
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"Very fun, focused, and great at explaining things."
Jeremiah
Took DJing lessons from Dylan T.
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"Garrett has been teaching DJing to my 11 year old son for several months now. Garrett has really helped him find something he's passionate about (something I think is priceless in itself). In addition, I sincerely appreciate his professionalism, and enthusiasm for his craft. I could not recommend him more!"
Anna
Took DJing lessons from Garrett S.
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"Awesome experience, really knows how to teach you and not just show you"
Maximus
Took DJing lessons from Dylan T.
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"DJ ER is very patient and cool. I'm a college student and I just finished my third lessons with him. Having him as a teacher is incredible. He is easy to talk to, very friendly, and passionate about his career as a DJ. Learned a lot from him and looking forward to more lessons!"
qilin yang
Took DJing lessons from Eddy R.
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"Raymond is a great teacher!! I learned how to set up a set list and mix one song into the other. He was AWESOME! Going to continue lessons for sure!"
Shay
Took DJing lessons from Raymond C.
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"At the start of the quarantine I was having difficulty getting the feel for anything and everything DJing. It was brutal!, intimidating, terrifying, and sort of infuriating. Robert and Michael took the time to really break down the flow of what you need to do, how many beats do you count out, where the bass knob should be. They did everything to make transitions and blends super easy at the beginner level. I am still taking classes with them, and can’t wait to learn more. They have truly helped to boost my confidence
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Mike
Took DJing lessons from Robert L.
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"Raymond is a nice and a great teacher for our 11 yr old grandson. He is patient and fun. But he gets our grandson to focus when GS gets distracted. I feel that Raymond is teaching wholeheartedly and really it’s up to the student with how far and fast he wants to go."
Deron
Took DJing lessons from Raymond C.
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"You can watch for weeks or get your answers from this guy in 5 minutes. Great instructor."
Jack
Took DJing lessons from Dylan T.
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"Great lesson for our seven-year old. Explained concepts in a way our son could grasp, very patient and just the right pace."
Christopher
Took DJing lessons from Mark F.
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