How to Choose the Right Dj for Your Wedding: What to Look for and How to Find the Right One
You’ve got your dress. You’ve got your . You’ve got your cake and your flowers. You’ve got your photographer and your caterer. But wait, you’ve forgotten the most important part of the celebration – the DJ. You’re thinking, “Oh, the DJ doesn’t matter.” I’m telling you, they do. An inexperienced DJ can ruin your celebration. A will make it unforgettable. So here are the key things to look for when choosing your DJ and how to find the right one.
What to do when hiring a Wedding DJ?
Before you approach your DJ, you need to decide exactly how you want the to unfold. Some people prefer a on their , some prefer DJ. Are you looking for a rock-n-roll set, a jazz performance, or something else? If so, there are lots of DJ options. You can hire someone who can mix your songs, provide you with live , and create an excellent environment to make your guest on the from the moment you walk in until you leave. Or you can go the more traditional route of hiring a who will play your favourite tunes, but with a twist. You’ll want a DJ who plays your favourite songs, but he or she also wants to hear what you’ve been listening to on your own , and be inspired by the “variety” of you like. And finally, you’ll want a DJ who can interact with your guests and provide the they want throughout the .
What should you look for in a DJ?
Choosing the starts with asking yourself these questions: How are you going to have the ? What kind of are you having? How much are you expecting? You don’t need to have a big crowd for your , so how much do you need to spend? The answer to all three questions should dictate who you choose for your . To get the answers, use these guidelines: You should be looking for one person to do the majority of the work. If you have a big crowd, you should be looking for someone who can cater to that. An important note: choose a DJ who is relatively close to you. If you’re looking for someone to cater to a big crowd, I suggest finding a DJ whose style fits your .
Questions to ask potential DJs
You should ask your DJ about their professional background? If you don’t know the DJ, that can be a red flag. Some DJs have been performing at weddings for many years without gaining any knowledge about what it takes to be a DJ or making good contacts. The best way to hire a DJ is to work with a reputable or management company that works with DJ companies. That way, you get recommendations from fellow brides. Be sure you get references. Ask the companies or individual DJs who know them well.
I hope this article has given you the knowledge you need to find the for you. I hope you’ve learned about the different types of DJs and the important things to look for when choosing a DJ. I also hope you’ve gained some insights into what makes a . If you have any questions or comments, feel free to contact me and I’ll be more than happy to answer them. This was an article by Digital DJ Tips. The featured photo was used with permission from Art on My Sleeve.