The approach for reading the crowd is something that cannot be taught. I mix music based on the reaction on the dance floor. What’s nice about using software based apps is that I can mix music faster enabling more music to be played to catch the attention of those “Life of the Party” dancers. My style is blending songs in a manner that keeps the beat going for a longer dancing sets.
Yes, I run this small business as an LLC.
Covid hit us DJ’s the most because crowd gathering was our specialty. Learning from those mistakes and to be safe at future parties, I have taken precautions to stay up to date on my Covid/Flu shots. I like to communicate if any problems arise and when I commit to a date, I don’t accept any other offers. Even if it’s for more money.
Yes, 50% is due upon signing the contract and the other 50% is due before the event.
Short answer, no. Everything is included in the price so that it makes the process easier. I like to arrive 2-3 hours at the venue before any guest arrive to avoid looking like a newbie.
I go by the “First come, First serve” basis as my calendar fills up quick. I confirm the day is available and continue discussions on trying to answer any questions you might have. Once confirmed, I email you the contract and a deposit link via the app Square. Once the deposit is paid and the contract is signed, I reserve that day on my calendar.