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The Complete Guide To Mixed in Key

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    Introduction (5:20)


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    Circle of Fifths (10:42)


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    Camelot Wheel (13:00)


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    Interface Overview (5:42)


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    Importing & Analyzing Tracks (3:20)


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    Collection (14:57)


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    Additional Collection Functions (9:09)


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    Cue Points (4:16)


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    Piano Roll (7:23)


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    Creating Playlists (2:49)


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    Tags (6:56)


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    Settings (14:25)


In this video course, world-renowned DJ Shortee explains the basic music theory behind harmonic mixing and teaches you how to use all the features and functions of the Mixed In Key key detection software. Shortee thoroughly breaks down the Circle of Fifths in regard to DJing, how musical keys relate to each other, and how the Camelot Wheel relates to the Circle of Fifths. She also shows you how to use the Camelot Wheel system in various ways in order to mix your tracks harmonically while you are DJing. She goes on to teach you how to use Mixed In Key to detect the keys, bpms, and energy level of your tracks; set automatic and manual cue points; create tags and playlists; utilize the piano roll; and so much more. Every lesson is taught in a clear and concise way that is easy for anyone to understand.

“The Complete Guide to Mixed In Key” is an excellent course for all skill levels and anyone who is interested in not only learning how to use the software and mix harmonically, but also the music theory behind harmonic mixing—a topic which is rarely covered in a course for DJs. This information-packed course is part of the Software Series and is also an integral part of the Turntable Series, CDJ Series, Serato DJ Controller Series, and Traktor DJ Controller Series of Shortee's Complete DJ Method. It is essential for building a strong foundation to take your skills to the next level.


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michael truitt
Submitted 8 months ago

spot on

a comprehensive guide to using mixed in key

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Jaxson
Submitted 1 year ago

so so

not really useful if you want to be a DJ, just useful if you want to know software every fiction.

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breezy
Submitted 1 year ago

Amazing

This is perfect

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kaysirrah
Submitted 1 year ago

love it!

love the new info re:dj music in key

I am a: Semi-Pro, Musician, Producer

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Lotts
Submitted 1 year ago

Great Breakdown

Excellent job. I had access to another review and this one blows that out the water. Your suggestions open up new ways to mix and I understand the product much better. I had been using it for 2 years prior to this tutorial and i still learned a lot. Thanks!

I am a: Semi-Pro

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CJ Rock
Submitted 1 year ago

Detailed Review

Good overview of MIK... even if you've been using for a long time

I am a: Beginner, Producer

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BiOdROid
Submitted 1 year ago

Presented very well!

Easy to listen to and very well explained - Good Quality Tutorial for Beginners.

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roudox
Submitted 1 year ago

WOW

learn't so much. I am the DJ for my own wedding and I have 0 knowledge in the sound world. This helps tremendously.

I am a: Beginner, Student, Hobbyist, Producer, Digital Performer

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Ander
Submitted 1 year ago

A must!

This tutorial is a must If you have MIK. DJ Shortee guides you thru all the feature of the software.

I am a: Hobbyist, Producer, Beat Maker, Sound Designer

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DJ SHORTEE, described as the “World’s Premier Female DJ” by the Grammy Foundation, is a multi-genre DJ, turntablist, music producer, record label CEO (Heavy Artillery Recordings, Arkade Records, 5 Star Records), DJ instructor, actor, and published author.

Named “Queen of the Scratch World” by DJ Times, Shortee’s unique contribution to the art of turntablism earned her a spot as the only female DJ featured in the critically acclaimed movie Scratch. With over two decades of experience, she is recognized as one of the most diverse and technically skilled DJs in the world.

Shortee is one of the few DJs who are respected globally in a wide variety of genres. Spinning genres such as House, Drum ’n’ Bass, Electro, Dubstep, Drumstep, Glitch Hop, Trap, Breaks, Techno, Hip Hop, Top40, Mash Up, Funk, Soul, Rock, Jazz, and more, she has rocked everything from the hottest nightclubs, massive raves, and b-boy battles to huge festivals and celebrity parties. Her fast-paced mixing style, expert scratching skills, and energetic stage presence have made her one of the most in-demand DJs touring worldwide.

As a DJ instructor, Shortee has taught classes, private lessons, workshops, and online tutorials for the esteemed Grammy Foundation, Dubspot, Scratch DJ Academy, Turntable U, Rane, Serato, SAE Institute, and more. She has also produced her own DJ instructional DVD series and has written a critically acclaimed instructional book, Spin Now! The DJ Starter Handbook (Hal Leonard Books), which includes an accompanying DVD-ROM and is currently available worldwide in paperback and kindle editions.

In regard to her teaching style, Shortee is well known for simplifying those intimidating, confusing topics and making them accessible and easy for anyone to understand. Her lessons are extremely thorough and packed with tons of information yet her quirky, easygoing personality keeps everything relatable, approachable, and fun. She breaks everything down into simple step-by-step techniques that you can easily put into action and also gives you the clarity and confidence you need to take your skills to the next level!

For more information, visit her websites:

www.djshortee.com | www.urbanassaultmusic.com | www.heavyartilleryrecordings.com | www.shannonames.com | www.shorteescompletedjmethod.com

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The Complete Guide To Mixed in Key is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 9.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from spot on a comprehensive guide to using mixed in key
Date published: 2017-12-31
Rated 1.0 out of 5 by from so so not really useful if you want to be a DJ, just useful if you want to know software every fiction.
Date published: 2017-08-25
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Amazing This is perfect
Date published: 2017-07-23
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from love it! love the new info re:dj music in key
Date published: 2017-05-05
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great Breakdown Excellent job. I had access to another review and this one blows that out the water. Your suggestions open up new ways to mix and I understand the product much better. I had been using it for 2 years prior to this tutorial and i still learned a lot. Thanks!
Date published: 2017-04-05
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Detailed Review Good overview of MIK... even if you've been using for a long time
Date published: 2017-03-16
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from WOW learn't so much. I am the DJ for my own wedding and I have 0 knowledge in the sound world. This helps tremendously.
Date published: 2017-03-11
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from A must! This tutorial is a must If you have MIK. DJ Shortee guides you thru all the feature of the software.
Date published: 2017-03-10
Rated 4.5 out of 5 by from Presented very well! Easy to listen to and very well explained - Good Quality Tutorial for Beginners.
Date published: 2017-03-10
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