For all the ladies out there who secretly
wanting to scratch and dabble your
way through electronic/DJ music,
here's your chance!
I received news from the organizer (Debbie) of Miso Flamingo (MFO)
Girl DJ Bootcamp that they are organising the next workshop
for MFO Girl DJ Bootcamp in Oct 2010.
Only 12 girls can be accepted. Man I wish they would open
one for guys. Registration opens now!
Not sure what it is?
Well here's a video for u to glimpse into the workshop!
MFO GIRL DJ BOOTCAMP 2010
Every Saturday, 2nd Oct - 16th Oct
1pm - 7pm
The Girl Dj Bootcamp is back again and we're inviting 12 girls to apply. Spend 3 weeks immersed in the ins and outs of electronic music, from scratching vinyl to launching a Live set! Heineken loves the music in you! Apply and fill in your best answer to "Why should Heineken sponsor me?" to get your Bootcamp lessons free!
Guest Lecturer Alert!
16th Oct 1pm - 2pm
TOKiMONSTA (Brainfeeder) www.tokimonsta.com
All the way from LA, beat baker TOKiMONSTA shares her experience with the Bootcamp girls.
Now open exclusively to 10 Heineken Green Room female members. Email email@example.com to RSVP.
Graduation Bash 17th Oct
with Flea & Easy
@Phuture, 2pm - 8pm
Come see the graduation batch's chops in the breezy funfair with Love, Flea & Easy!
To apply, download the application form here: www.misoflamingo.com/bootcampapp.pdf and and email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wed 22 September.
PRESS RELEASE (Sent to me by Debbie)26 AUGUST 2010
FOR THE 3RD TIME: MFO GIRL DJ BOOTCAMP AT ZOUK
Annual all-girl DJ school invites 12 girls to the camp in October 2010
The annual MFO Girl DJ Bootcamp is back for the 3rd time in 2010 at new venue, Zouk. Held every Saturday at 1pm – 7pm from 2 October to 16 October, the Bootcamp incubates aspiring girl DJs into the art of DJing. The Bootcamp costs $380 and is by application only, with a class size limited to 12.
Featuring local luminaries, 2010’s lecture lineup includes: The Analog Girl, Ginette Chittick, Brendon P, Jean Reiki and Ko Flow among others. They, together with the Bootcamp’s organisers, Debbie Chia, Natalie Pixi[e]dub and Cherry Chan, will induct the participants into topics such as DJing formats, equipment knowledge, beat matching and DJing etiquette.
Practical sessions ensure hands-on experience using equipment such as turntables, CDJs and Serato.
The Bootcamp has the following aims:
Expose participants to the world of DJing
Equip participants with the resources and ready networks to further their interests
Raise a community of Singaporean Female DJs
New Format: Masterclass
As an advanced option, participants may choose to attend a new format to the Bootcamp: Masterclass at 6pm – 7pm. Featuring Case Woo and trained lecturers from the Ableton Live User Group Singapore and Citymusic, enthusiastic participants may delve deeper in the world of electronic music by learning software such as Garage Band, Cubase and Ableton Live.
Heineken presents Guest Lecturer Alert! TOKiMONSTA (USA)
This year also features the Bootcamp’s first international guest lecturer from Los Angeles, USA: TOKiMONSTA (Jennifer Lee). Signed to the critically acclaimed Brainfeeder label, TOKiMONSTA has just released her own album, entitled Midnight Menu, while continuing to perform around the world. In Singapore for her Syndicate gig at Home Club on 16 October, she will guest speak on the same day at 1pm. The special session is also open exclusively to Heineken Green Room’s female members.
Graduation Bash @ Phuture, Sun 17 October 2pm – 8pm
With Love, Flea & Easy – Charity Edition
Held for the first time at Zouk, this year’s sessions will culminate in the breezy afternoon affair of Zouk’s Love, Flea & Easy – Charity Edition. Participants will be given a chance to grace the decks of Phuture with their newfound knowledge and skills, in a fun Sunday flea market atmosphere with shopping, music and friends.
This year’s Bootcamp is supported by Heineken, and has the following event partners: Ableton Live User Group Singapore, Citymusic, Meshradio.sg, Red Bull, The Sound Channel, Vestax, X-mini and Pop Trash. Venue sponsor is Zouk.
For more information, please email: email@example.com
To apply, please download the application form from
www.misoflamingo.com/bootcampapp.pdf and email to
firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 midnight, 22nd September 2010.