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Sisu Presents: Female DJ Course

October 7 @ 6:30 pm - October 10 @ 9:30 pm

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Sisu is an artistic community providing a platform to educate, inspire and showcase aspiring female DJ’s and producers.


The national Sisu DJ course aims to teach the skills needed to DJ from scratch, the classes are small ensuring that there is a very hands-on practical approach to the sessions. Providing access to industry-standard equipment, a course structure and a workbook.

Sisu’s holistic approach to teaching DJ’ing has unfolded many success stories from course participants having played at Fabric, on Rinse FM, hosted their own events, played gigs abroad, radio shows and even full circle tutored on the DJ course!

Previous tutors include A-Bee, Breakwave, Chantel, Coco Cole, Dutchie, Flic, Holly, Jasmin, Lauryn, Lusinda, Malissa, Meach, Michelle Monetti, Nettles, Phoebe Valentine, Violent Blondes and many more exciting tutors to come!

Previous venues include: The Cause (London), World Headquarters (Newcastle), Southbank Centre (London), Kitchen Street (Liverpool), Cellar Tapes (Bristol) and many more come!

As well as being able to purchase a ticket for the full DJ course, we now have the option to join the course at your relevant level of expertise; the course is divided into beginners and intermediate classes. Tickets for the full DJ course (beg + int) can be purchased at a discounted rate. We also offer payment plans for more information please see below.


All sessions run from 18:30-21:30 on the following dates –


Monday, 7th October 2019

Tuesday, 8th October 2019


Wednesday, 9th October 2019

Thursday, 10th October 2019



Monday, 7th October 2019

Tuesday, 8th October 2019

The equipment

Where to buy music from

Ways of organising your music inc Rekordbox

Basic electronic music theory



Cueing A Track


And more!


Wednesday, 9th October 2019

Thursday, 10th October 2019

The intermediate classes are perfect for someone who has had a go on a pair of decks before and understands basic beat-matching but might need to revise this. In addition, we will be covering:

More in-depth beat-matching

More in-depth electronic music theory


Audio quality


Switching between genres


And more!

We also run a scholarship scheme for our courses which is available to apply for with the idea of giving awarded opportunities to various applicants who might otherwise not be able to be involved and whom would benefit greatly from this apply for this via – courses@sisucrew.com

For more information about our payment plans please email – courses@sisucrew.com

Event is for 16+ only. If you have any medical conditions relating to hearing or light sensitivity please email us via courses@sisucrew.com.



Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Minimum age is 16+

Where is the venue?

The address is:

Curtis Mayfield House,

Carliol Square,

East Pilgrim Street

Newcastle Upon Tyne




How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email courses@sisucrew.com with any questions.

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?


Do I need to bring my own music?

We provide a variety of genres in digital format however we do encourage participants to bring their own tracks on a USB too.

Do I need my own DJ equipment?

We will be providing the equipment throughout the course. Having your own equipment always helps during the course but is not essential as we will provide all the equipment.