Beatport presents Mixed In Key’s “Harmonic Mixing” DJ Contest
The challenge: Showcase your favorite music genre in a 10-15 minute mix that will impress our judges
which includes some of the world’s best DJs. The top winner will receive prizes worth over $3000 USD.
The top winner will receive:
- Cutting-edge “Thinkpad W500” laptop from Lenovo, configured by Mixed In Key for DJing and music production
- Brand-new Native Instruments Komplete 6 bundle - announced on September 1
- Native Instruments Traktor Scratch Pro, which includes the Audio 8 DJ sound card
- Free copies of all current and future Mixed In Key DJ products
- An article and interview with the winning DJ
- Mixed In Key “Gold Winner” award plaque
The Mixed In Key team will listen to each entry and pick the 20 best ones. The judging panel will then choose 5 winners.
The judges are:
High Contrast, drum & bass maestro from the UK
Pete Tong, host of BBC Radio 1’s Essential Mix and Essential Selection
Kaskade, house music producer and DJ from the US
Markus Schulz, trance DJ and producer based in Miami
Jonas Tempel, CEO and founder of Beatport
Yakov Vorobyev, founder of Mixed In Key
1) Entry deadline: October 15, 2009
2) The mix has to be 100% harmonic
3) Judging criteria: The mix must inspire listeners to become fans of that music genre,
take the listener on a journey, and showcase innovation in harmonic mixing.
Bonus points for original choice of tunes and samples and complex transitions, build-ups and breakdowns.
Visit Mixed In Key DJ Contest to enter the DJ contest.