Do you dream of DJ'ing as a hobby or job? Give your passion a sound! We guide you from scratch to stage.
Making tracks gives a great feeling of satisfaction. With our 1-on-1 coaching this becomes a reality.
Ignite your passion
Discovering your musical self, developing and sharing what really makes you happy is where we guide you. Discover our warm, inspiring environment and you will know; This is my passion, my journey starts here.
As a total beginner Donny has taken me to all the basic steps it takes to learn dj-ing. With great motivation and positive coaching he is helping me out in this learning process. He encourages me to mix my own preferred music and we're now moving towards developing my own set!
“I’d fully recommend this DJ school to whoever is interested in mixing/DJ-ing in Amsterdam, I’ve had a great experience with the school and teacher overall in the past 1.5 years.”
I am very very happy that I had a chance to learn djing in DJ School Amsterdam. I met such amazing DJ coaches and the best part I liked about this experience, that I could better define my own style and be confident about what I am doing. I am looking forward to see you guys again in future and for those who are wondering if it’s worth it, IT IS! Cheers, BALLYN :)
My son had an excellent experience with DJ School Amsterdam! He took a 5 hours customized session followed by a short performance. He greatly enjoyed the DJ lessons in a professional environment, well knowledge teachers and well equipped studio. He is highly recommending the studio to everyone willing to improve the DJ skills.
Great people, great atmosphere and a great place to learn everything about being a good dj. As a guy who have never touched a dj gear, I worked with Justin, Donny, Roeland and Bardo (with Olivier organizing everything perfectly) and I made a significant progress in just two weeks thanks to them. They are all so nice, talented, professional and very good at what they do.
Good to know
Always one on one
We believe in individual coaching. We adjust content and planning to you needs and goals so that every minute is effective, inspiring and fun.
All about you
You can plan the lessons yourself, you choose your coach and dictate tempo, focus and the DJ gear you work with.
The Big Four
Both for DJ'ing and Producing we use our Big Four method as a guideline. This way you will stay motivated and develop fast.
Co-founder of the DJ School and professional DJ since the late '90's. Highly trained pianist and DJ/Producer.
DJ/Artist Development coach
Highly experienced allround DJ and trainer of the DJ coaches. Writer on music and operational manager of the Amsterdam DJ Institute.
Prime Dutch Techno-DJ, playing big clubs and festival gigs. Longtime DJ and Producer teacher at DJ School Amsterdam.
Donny de Soet
DJ/Artist Development coach
Internationally renowned DJ under the alias of Dante Klein. Highly experienced DJ and entrepreneur.
An international star in Dum 'n' Bass, Nymfo plays all the big festivals and releases on the most prestigious labels in the genre.
Willem de Mulder
Experienced, fulltime Tech-House and allround producer and artist. Worked with Joris Voorn and Michel de Hey amongst others.
Still a Psychology student, but spinning all around the Netherlands. Knows what it takes to become a good DJ from an early age.
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Start your career today
Choose a lesson or course, plan it yourself and ignite your passion. For people from outside the Netherlands, we are used to help out in making a custom schedule to fit your available time, budget and goals. Also in getting VISA and advice in locations to stay we can help out.