• 19 Lessons + Workbook

    Learn from Music Director and talent buyer Tom van Wijk how to get booked at events. Tom is the Music Director for AIR Events/ID&T, and has programmed festivals like Amsterdam Open Air and Milkshake. In 19 videos and a workbook, he will teach you how to get booked at your favorite clubs and festivals.

  • Accreditation

    On completing this course, you will know exactly how talent buyers think. You will know who they’re looking for and how you’ll fit in. You will know how to approach Music Directors, make a deal, and get booked again. You will be rewarded with a Certificate of Completion in DJ Career & Bookings.

  • Anywhere, anytime

    Start educating yourself by entering Our House Academy’s worldwide network of dance music experts and brands. Learn on your own terms, at your own pace, in your own time. Follow all courses on mobile, desktop or tablet. Master your field of interest, and pave your way to a long and fulfilling career.

About Tom van Wijk

Tom van Wijk is a director of Music at ID&T / Air Events. This is the founding company of festivals such as Amsterdam Open Air, Milkshake Festival and Mysteryland. Tom has over 15 years of experience in the creative music industry, working in the fields of creating events and festivals, brand management, music curation, talent buying and career building.
About Tom van Wijk

Lesson Plan

Optional: Coaching

Our industry professionals will coach you, helping you with all your questions during a live online 1-on-1 video session. Schedule your free appointment, get feedback on your workbook and discuss your next steps and further career strategy.

All of our coaches are seasoned experts in various fields of expertise – from DJ/producers to bookers, and from label owners to PR kingpins and social media gurus. They can help you grow and further develop in the fields of music producing, DJing, artist career, marketing strategy and events.

Would you like to know more about this course, including personal coaching?
Optional: Coaching

About Our House Academy

Our House Academy is a new collective spin on electronic music education — a DIY e-learning platform within a serious music industry network in which anyone and everyone is invited to participate. We are a catalyst, dedicated to boosting careers.

The Amsterdam-based academy was founded in 2015 on the idea of sharing 30 years of knowledge and experience in electronic music and events with new generations. Our aim is to focus on knowledge transfer within the dance industry, through masterclasses — standing on the shoulder of giants.

In the past five years, over 2500 talents from all over the world have followed our classes at the A'DAM Tower — in the fields of DJing, Music & Production, Artist Business and Events & Organisation.

Together with the Conservatory of Amsterdam, we've also set up the Amsterdam Electronic Music Academy (AEMA), the first Associate Degree of its kind, educating talented musicians to become professional DJ/Producers.
About Our House Academy

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    Teachers who spearheaded Dutch dance music

  • 2.500+ student alumni

    Enrolled and kick-started their career since 2015

  • Your time to lift off

    From aspiring artists to seasoned DJ/producers

Joey Commandeur, Student at the Our House Academy

“I had super educational weeks during this course. I want to thank the OHA team for the fun time and all the inspirational sessions!”

Joey Commandeur, Student at the Our House Academy

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