Have you ever wanted to try your skills at being a DJ or thought you could do better than others? Then drop in and check out this beginningDJ class! Learn about equipment, technique, software, apps, and technology that can get you started and on your way. Even the youngest members of the family can make some pretty awesome mixes!
Ages: 5+ Up Materials: None needed
About your teacher: Joe Bailey, MM, LPMT, MT-BC
A native of Decatur, Ga. and a father of two boys, Joe has been reaching all types of different individuals with his extreme talent in music. He is a Licensed Professional Music Therapist (LPMT), a Board-Certified Music Therapist (MT-BC), a mentor, a percussion instructor, a teacher, and not to mention a DJ. Joe has been practicing Music Therapy for ten years and has been providing music therapy for special need students in Fulton County Public school system and for adults with Developmental Delays and Mental Health at Georgia Regional Hospital of Atlanta. In his spare time, he enjoys supplying live and/or recorded music for parties, private events, weddings, professional and social events. He is the owner of Bailey Beats Music and is an active member of the Music Therapy Association of Georgia (MTAG) and American Music Therapy Association (AMTA).
Natalie Generally, MMEd, LPMT, MT-BC
Natalie received her Bachelor of Arts in Music from Emory University and completed her Masters of Music Education (M.M.Ed.) and Music Therapy equivalency at the University of Georgia. She is a Board Certified Music Therapist and is licensed to practice in the state of Georgia.
Natalie completed specialized training with The National Institute for Infant and Child Medical Music Therapy and has worked with various populations, including premature infants, Alzheimer’s and Dementia patients, substance abuse clients, school-aged children with autism and developmental delays, cochlear implant recipients, adults with developmental delays, and children with severe emotional behavioral disorders.
Natalie is also a certified music teacher in the state of Georgia and works with pre-K through grade 12 special needs students in the Fulton County school system.
She is a member of the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) and the Music Therapy Association of Georgia (MTAG). She serves as the Continuing Education Chair for the South-Eastern Region of AMTA (SER-AMTA) and is the President of MTAG.
Natalie resides in Fairburn, GA with her sons, Steven and Jonathan and their Golden Retriever, Lila Rose.