Let’s get you comfortable with navigating the Traktor interface and record your first mix! Whether you’re new to DJing or transitioning from other formats like Serato or Vinyl, Traktor can be a lot to learn. Lab Science University splits the process up into steps so you can customize exactly how you tackle the process. in Traktor 101, we go over navigation of the interface, some important setup details, and we cover the basics of simple mix. For your final assignment, you’ll be submitting a short example mix for Professor SentZ to review personally and provide some feedback.
– The Browser
– The Mixer
– The Decks
– Effects Basics
– Automatically Importing Music
– Itunes vs Traktor Based Collection
– Basic Mix Fundamentals
Under the Hood & Mix Philosophy: Now that you’re a bit more comfortable with the layout, let’s start mixing. We’ll talk a bit about library management, FX, and different transition types.
Room Psychology:Heads up, you’re out of the bedroom. The transition from DJing at home to playing out is a big deal. Let’s go over how you should prepare beforehand, and discuss some practical tips for reading the crowd.