About Turntable DJ Academy
SAE was established in Australia in 1976 as the world’s first audio engineering institute and has been at the forefront of music production and audio engineering globally ever since. SAE Dubai was established in 2005 and has been a leading educator in the field of Audio. Following this success, we are thrilled to be launching our new Turntable DJ Academy in collaboration with DJ Lobito Brigante.
Lobito Brigante is a multi-award winning turntablist and international touring DJ based in Dubai, named a "musical mastermind" by TimeOut magazine and a "regional cultural leader" by the British Council. He has performed at major festivals playing to 37,000 people alongside acts such as Snoop Dogg, Fatboy Slim, Aloe Blacc, Stevie Wonder, De La Soul and many others as a solo artist as well as performing as a tour/backing DJ for hip hop legends The Beatnuts and Grammy award winning artist Phonte.
He has received acclaim from pioneers of turntable music and other hip hop legends such as ISP, The Beat Junkies, Public Enemy, Rock Steady Crew, Jazzy Jeff and many more. Lobito is the founder of the Turntable Symphonograph Orchestra, the world's first performing turntable orchestra launched at Louvre Abu Dhabi in 2018. He regularly performs at major regional and international festivals such as Sole DXB as well as providing music consultancy to 5* hotels and major events such as Expo 2020.
Our newly launched programs at the DJ Academy require no prior musical qualifications, have no upper age limits, and do not need any equipment at home. With passionate facilitators who are industry professionals; coupled with our state-of-the-art campus, you can be rest assured to receive cutting-edge learning experience in an environment that educates and inspires at Turntable.
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