Mixing and Mastering from the Best

World-renowned DJ, DJ Shortee, introduces The Complete DJ Gear Guide To A Traktor Controller: Kontrol S4

DJ Shortee continues to share her knowledge in expanding the “Shortee’s Complete DJ Method”, an online video series introducing DJing gear and techniques. This expansion includes the integration and workflow of the Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 DJ Controller. Within the information-packed course, DJ Shortee provides a thorough step by step “how-tos” which gives details on every function.

The video course series is for all levels of DJs from beginners to seasoned veterans. First-timers can learn the basics while advanced skill sets can add on to their experience. The Kontrol S4 DJ Controller course is complimentary to the Traktor Software course, The Complete Guide To Traktor Pro 2”. This tool is important in adding on to the groundwork for DJs to enhance their skills.

The breakdown of the Traktor Kontrol S4 DJ Controller is explicated for all features including:

– Hotcues
– Looping functions
– Deck Controls
– Remix Decks
– Stem Decks

Also included is an overview of Traktor’s software options and compatible DJ controllers, as well as the Traktor Pro 2 download, activation, and hardware registration. Shortee gives an overview of the Traktor Pro 2 software layout, an in-depth explanation of how to use the Kontrol S4 Deck controls such as the Jog Wheel and Deck Assign buttons (and how to customize them), and explains how to assign and control the Single FX and Multi FX modes.

An exclusive bonus lesson is included that shows the viewer how to switch between the two Kontrol S4 modes and convert the entire Kontrol S4 into an alternate MIDI device using the controller manager software. The Complete DJ Gear Guide To A Traktor Controller: Kontrol S4 is designed to help DJs of all skill levels master the techniques quickly and easily and improve their production skills.

The Complete DJ Gear Guide To A Traktor Controller: Kontrol S4 is now available at Groove3.com.

djAbout DJ Shortee
With over twenty years of professional experience as a multi-genre DJ, turntablist, music producer, author, and DJ instructor, DJ Shortee brings a wealth of knowledge and understanding to the classroom. She has taught for the Grammy Foundation, Dubspot, Scratch DJ Academy, Serato, Rane, Turntable U, SAE Institute, and more. Her name has become synonymous with the world of DJ instructional products, and she is respected worldwide for her talent as both an accomplished performer and a gifted teacher. More about DJ Shortee at www.DJShortee.com.

About Hal Leonard & Groove3
Hal Leonard Books, a division of Hal Leonard Corporation, the leading publisher of books and digital content on the music business, audio technology, and instrument history, and Groove3, the audio community’s online resource for top-notch training videos, have announced a long-term strategic partnership to develop and deliver authoritative content to the world. Over the coming months and years, Hal Leonard will bring an unprecedented assortment of globally influential recording, audio, and music experts from a variety of fields to the Groove3 platform.


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