Questlove has actually revealed a brand-new MasterClass on DJing and music curation. The class is presently offered on MasterClass’ site. Check out the trailer listed below. (Pitchfork makes a commission from purchases made through affiliate links on our website.)
Questlove’s class will breakdown the essentials of DJing– from picking records to scratching and segues. He’ll likewise offer a rundown of his devices list and cover live loop development, phasing, beat balancing and more. In addition to DJing and music curation, Questlove will check out the connection of music, sharing his understanding to teach trainees how to increase their music vocabulary and craft the ideal playlist.
“It’s one thing to listen to music, but it’s another thing to embrace it and have it come to you,” Questlove stated in a news release. “Nothing will take the place of the passion that I feel for music, and I hope my MasterClass will open up a portal in your heart so that you learn to love music, find it and appreciate it.”
“Questlove’s storied career and unparalleled knowledge and passion for music has made him a music icon and one of the most influential individuals in the industry,” MasterClass creator and CEO David Rogier included. “In his MasterClass, members will gain a deeper understanding of how to listen to and absorb music so they can deconstruct songs and gain a deeper appreciation of everything they hear.”
Questlove just recently premiered his directorial launching Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised), a documentary about the 1969 Harlem Cultural Festival, atSundance The movie won the celebration’s respected Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award and was gotten by Searchlight Pictures andHulu He is likewise slated to direct an upcoming doc about Sly Stone.