LA's Electronic Music Academy has announced their latest venture "DJ Camp," a five-day cultural, educational program designed for those wanting to pursue a career in dance music. The camp is set to take place at the newly renovated, historic Ivar Theatre at The Los Angeles Recording School, from May 28 to June 1, 2015.
The new program has been designed by high-profile experts for budding artists wanting to kick start their music career. Attendees have the opportunity to learn from the best as they aim to be the next generation of mega DJ/producers and score some of the most sought after residencies in Las Vegas and Hollywood.
The camp includes hands-on workshops, in-studio demonstrations, lectures and Q&A's with world-renowned DJs/producers, managers, agents, promoters, entertainment lawyers and equipment specialists. The impressive speaker lineup includes the following "who's who" from the world of electronic music, including Paul Oakenfold, who is considered the "Godfather of Electronic Music" and one of the greatest DJ/producers in the world.
"This is a great opportunity for me to give back to the electronic music community and take the time to teach and mentor students who have an interest in an industry that I've so proudly been a part of all these years. For me, the chance to make a difference in the careers of budding new artists is something I've always wanted to do, and providing this education is truly a dream for me." Says Oakenfold.
In addition to having exclusive access to the top electronic music industry leaders, attendees experience courses and seminars such as: The Art of the Mix (DJ'ing 101), In-studio Production (Breaking it down), Publishing, Marketing, Social Media, Radio, Agents and Management and others. Tuition for the "DJ camp" includes the five days of seminars and instruction, student lodging, daily breakfast and lunch, classroom-style seminars, lectures, small group break-outs, in-studio demonstrations, one-on-one interaction with electronic music industry leaders and a graduation banquet hosted by Oakenfold.
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