DJ - Basic Course

A carefully curated DJ course that will introduce you to the fundamentals of being a DJ. Our basic program is designed by some of Bangalore’s best DJs and will prepare you to mix tracks seamlessly and get familiar with pro gear.

Sign-up for our in-person classes and block your seat for our next batch at The Music’scool and get started with your music journey!


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Course Curriculum

Explore everything that the course will teach you. Our experienced faculty will guide you through the theory of music, equipment and software needed to prep you to DJ at a gig

  • Introduction to DJing
  • Understanding Basic Functionality
  • Cueing Techniques
  • Learn To Set A Cue & Release On The Beat
  • Breaking down the structure of a song
  • BPM, tempo & time signature
  • Introduction to different styles of music
  • Learning how to mix them
  • Beat matching basics & mixing techniques
  • Understanding pitch bend & pitch range
  • Mixing with faders & using basic EQ controls
  • Rekordbox – Music management
  • Traktor Basics
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Student Benefits

Optional Add-Ons

Want to take your skill to the next level? Explore our range of add-ons available to you if you complete this course. What you choose is up to you!

Check out some of what you'll learn in this course

Equipment and Software



Pioneer CDJ 2000 NXS2

Pioneer DJM 900 NXS2

Pioneer XDJ-RX

DDJ - 400 - Top

Pioneer DJM-350

Pioneer DDJ-1000

Pioneer DDJ-400

Pioneer DDJ-200

Traktor S2 MK3

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Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to be a music professional to take this course?

No, our DJ courses are designed to cover the fundamentals of music such as beat science to give you a holistic understanding of DJing.

Can I work / study while I pursue this course?

Yes, absolutely! In fact, many of our students are students and working professionals who make a time commitment to pursue their passion.

We also offer a weekend batch for working professionals who might otherwise be busy during the week.

Will I be able to be play at a club after this course at TMS?

Getting to play at a venue for an audience takes practice & patience. While we will teach you to play a DJ set from start to finish, make sure you spend time in the studio practicing!


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