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Where to take DJ classes in Barcelona

Written by Miguel

You love the nightclubs, but the dance floor isn’t enough for you? If you envy the men and women behind the beats, why don’t you become yourself a master manipulator of sounds and feet? Nothing’s stopping you – five minutes ago, you could tell yourself that you just wouldn’t know where to start, but after reading this article, that will no longer be an excuse. Here are some great places in Barcelona where you can take DJ classes:


Photo by Mixtribe Photo via Visualhunt / CC BY

Photo by Mixtribe Photo via Visualhunt / CC BY

Started by a group of friends who share a common passion for music, DJ BCN offers complete courses divided into 3 modules (basic, advanced and intensive) that can be easily adjusted to fit the individual profile of each aspiring DJ.

Classes are conducted by DJ Benvinda, an experienced drum & bass, house and dubstep party master that has honed her craft all over the planet. So don’t just sit there scratching your head, get ready to scratch some records!

Contacts – Although DJ BCN doesn’t provide any physical address, you can easily get in touch with the school by hitting the “Contact” button on its official website and then filling up a short form. Use that form to detail your current skill level, ask for information on pricing and specify when you’d like to start learning.

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For over 27 years, Microfusa has been teaching students the skills necessary to succeed as a professional DJ – many of the people responsible for your crazy Barcelona nights were trained there!

A big plus in Microfusa’s offering is its versatility – they teach you how to mix on both vinyl and CD, as well as on state-of-the-art digital systems such as Traktor and Serato. This school is also endorsed by digital giants Pioneer, which should tell you something about its quality and reputation.

Address – Ronda Guinardó, 65

Contacts – 934 353 688 or

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Plastic Barcelona

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Photo by FLaMINGeMBARGo via Visual Hunt / CC BY-NC-SA

Plastic is another musical production school based in Barcelona and it offers very complete professional DJ lessons. Their lessons are based on 3 fundamental aspects: technical knowledge of modern DJ tools, the different mixing methods at your disposal and theoretical knowledge on how to organize a session. This course seeks to not only teach you how to be a DJ, but most of all prepare you to be a successful one.

Address – Calabria, 95

Contacts – 93 292 75 70 or

There you go! If you were tired of being the one dancing while someone else took control of the club, this is your opportunity to turn the… turntables? Have fun learning!

About the author


Miguel is a freelance writer and copywriter who believes that words can really take you places - so hop on his words and dare to discover the wonders of Barcelona with him.

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