Introduction to DJ’ing

July 13, 2013 1:00 pm

Saliah (pronounced SAAL-YA) is a British Lebanese Electronic music producer and DJ. Playing her debut Boiler Room and Glastonbury sets this year and being named one of Virtuoso’s ‘Ones to watch’, Saliah is renowned for her unique blends of acapella, UK Bass, popular Arabic classics, and a range of ground- shaking Electronic genres;
Saliah’s curated selection and stage presence is guaranteed to bring the energy that draws in the crowds. Saliah has supported MOBO- Award-Winning Lady Leshurr and BBC Introducing’s Miss Melody. Her performances have opened for the likes of Omar Souleyman, Shkoon, Ammar 808, and Hello Psychaleppo. Saliah is continuously working behind the scenes supporting Diversity and Inclusion, safer spaces, and speaking on panels for social change.

In this workshop, Saliah will be covering the basics of how to search for the music you want to play, prepare the music in Dj’ing software, and the basic techniques of beat matching. You will learn the basics of DJ’ing techniques, music sourcing, and software. If you have just started your journey into DJ’ing or would like to start, then this workshop is the right one for you.