DKO Workshops

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UPCOMING LIVE WORKSHOPS – Register Now!
Funk’d Up Music Production DEC 15
Funk’d Up Music Production DEC 29
Funk’d Up Jazz Camp JAN 5, 2019

  • Full-Day & Half-Day Intensives for Focused Deep Learning
  • Innovative Concepts Using Cutting-Edge Music Technology
  • Modern Music Topics Creatively Designed for Optimal Efficiency & Comprehension
  • Hands-On Classroom Instruction by Experienced Professional Musician, Educator & Tech Expert Darren Kramer

HALF-DAY WORKSHOPS (3 Hours)

  • 2+ Hrs Hands-On Classroom Instruction with DJ DKO/Lessons Founder Darren Kramer ($175 value) About Darren Kramer
  • Performance/Showcase Opportunity To Share Your New Skill
  • Saturdays or Weeknights  (Click Each Workshop for Exact Dates & Times)
  • Various Locations (Click Each Workshop for Exact Venue & Location) Request a Location
  • Gourmet Home-Baked Goods Provided by Charelle’s Bake Shop
  • $77 Special Discount for Early-Bird Registration ($127 within 7 days of event)

     Questions? Contact Darren

Funk’d Up Music Production DEC 15 & DEC 29
Produce A Complete Track From Start to Finish in 3 Hrs

Funk’d Up Jazz Camp JAN 5, 2019 – ONLY $47 for this 4-Hr Premiere Launch!!!
Improvisation Workshop for the 21st Century Playing Popular Music Styles Using Funky Beats, Loops & EFX (Hip Hop, Pop, ElectroFunk, Latin, etc)

Funk Up Your Instrument & Electrify!
How To Electrify Your Instrument or Voice Using Audio EFX (for Live Performance & Studio Recordings)

Funk’d Up Songwriting
Combining Lyrics with Simple Melodies & Chord Progressions over Popular Song Forms (Intro, Verse, Chorus)

Funk’d Up Arranging for Horns
Voicing Techniques for a Standard 3pc Rock/Pop Horn Section in Finale/Sibelius (Trumpet, Sax, Trombone)

Funk’d Up Sonic Tasting
Dive Deep into a Musician’s Mind to Better Understand How to Listen to Music (Deep Listening of Isolated Individual Recorded Tracks)

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HALF-DAY/NIGHT SCHEDULE:

ARRIVE / SETUP
9:45am

WELCOME OVERVIEW
10:00am DJ DKO Performance, Overview & Participant Introductions

LEARNING SESSION
10:15-11:15am 

BREAK (snacks included in price and served onsite)
11:15-11:30 Water, Soda, Cookies/Cupcakes from Charelle’s Bake Shop

Q&A
11:30-11:45pm General Q&A w Darren

LEARNING SESSION
11:45-12:30pm

SHOWCASE (optional / if applicable)
12:30-1pm Presentation or Performance of Your New Skill! (family & friends welcome)

FULL-DAY WORKSHOPS (7 Hours)

  • 4+ Hrs Hands-On Classroom Instruction with DJ DKO/Lessons Founder Darren Kramer ($350 value) About Darren Kramer
  • 1-Hr Question & Answer Session w Darren
  • 1-Hr Showcase – Performance Opportunity To Share Your New Skill
  • Lunch Included Onsite – Including Gourmet Home-Baked Goods Provided by Charelle’s Bake Shop
  • 9am-4pm One Day Event – Exact Dates TBA
  • Various Locations TBA Request a Location
  • $147 Special Discount for Early-Bird Registration ($199 within 10 days of event)

     Questions? Contact Darren

Funk’d Up Music Production & Promotion (CD, EP, Singles, Videos, Demos, etc)
Produce A Complete Track From Start to Finish in 6 Hrs & Learn Self Promotion Tips
3 Hr Workshop Available DEC 15 & 29

Funk’d Up ‘Bone Camp – COMING FEB 23!
Modern Music Camp of Contemporary Techniques & Vital Skills for Today’s Trombonist

Funk Up Your Instrument & Electrify!
How To Electrify Your Instrument or Voice Using Audio EFX (for Live Performance & Studio Recordings)

Funk’d Up Songwriting
Combining Lyrics with Simple Melodies & Chord Progressions over Popular Song Forms (Intro, Verse, Chorus)

Funk’d Up Arranging for Horns
Voicing Techniques for a Variety of Rock/Pop Horn Sections (3-6pcs) in Finale/Sibelius (Trumpet, Sax, Trombone)

Funk’d Up Arranging for Big Band
Techniques for a Standard 17pc Big Band in Finale/Sibelius (5 Saxes, 4 Tpt, 4 Trb, Gtr, Piano, Bass, Drums)

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FULL-DAY SCHEDULE:

ARRIVE / SETUP
8:45am

WELCOME OVERVIEW
9:00am DJ DKO Performance, Overview & Participant Introductions

MORNING SESSION
9:30-11:30am

LUNCH BREAK (included in price and served onsite)
11:30-12:00 Pizza, Soda, Water, Cookies/Cupcakes from Charelle’s Bake Shop

Q&A
12:00-12:30 General Q&A with Darren

AFTERNOON SESSION
12:30-2:30pm

FINAL Q&A
2:30-3pm General Q&A w Darren and/or Prep for Performance

SHOWCASE (optional / if applicable)
3-4pm Presentation or Performance of Your New Skill! (family & friends welcome)