These are the professionals that form the team of coaches of DJ School Amsterdam. All perform at major clubs and dancefestivals worldwide and release tracks at major Labels. But even more important, they are great coaches and really nice guys!
ROELAND MEIJS (CEO)
Roeland was co-founder of the DJ School back in 2009, when he could already look back on a professional DJ-career of 10+ years. Highly trained pianist and DJ/Producer. Invented the BIG-4 learning system and is strategic product developer at DJ School Amsterdam.
Olivier MEIJS (CEO)
Olivier established the DJ School with Roeland and is a fulltime professional DJ since the late 90’s. Played an estimated 1500 gigs so far. Olivier is our company director, writer on music and developer of the DJ School Amsterdam curriculum course-content.
Joshua J is a DJ/Producer and performing singer/songwriter. As a DJ he played many festivals including Mysteryland and Latin Village. Beside winning multiple national DJ contests he graduated at the acclaimed Herman Brood Academy and released his first solo album in 2019.
Folker and his Schwung-label hosts an incredible Techno party annually at Amsterdam Dance Event. The past years he had releases on various bigs labels and memorable gigs at Tresor (Berlin) and the Dutch festival Dance Valley.
Better known as Nymfo, Bardo is a worldwide Drum ‘n’ Bass big-shot. He plays sold-out venues from the US to South-Africa, from Mysteryland to Lowlands, co-produces with Yellowclaw and is currently on Armin van Buurens label Armada releasing tracks with our coach Daan as ‘Road Kahan’.
Donny de Soet
Donny de Soet represents the new Allround Amsterdam DJ-generation blending Nu-Disco with R&B and house. He hosts his own ‘Soetig’ club nights in the very heart of Amsterdam and currently plays all around the Netherlands while being a teacher and co-manager at DJ School Amsterdam on a daily basis.
Roy Schut, artist name DJ Synthax is a leading hardstyle DJ/producer. His track ‘Never Gonna Change #TiH” was an instant hit, he is signed to Neophyte records and produced the Hardcore anthem for Q-BASE 2014. Great coach in the DJ and production profession at our school.
Justin is rapidly gaining fame as one of Hollands most in-demand Techno DJ’s. Having won the very prestigious TWSTD DJ-Contest, Justin is already a household name in the scene. He plays sold-out venues weekly and has a quickly growing following for his energy and track choice.