Ortofon teamed up with DJ ND to produce series of Scratch and Beat juggling tutorials

DJing is a never-ending learning process for all of us. 
There are a lot of videos online, our goal is to share some advanced personal Combos with you. 

Beat juggling is one of the most difficult disciplines of DJing.
In these tutorials DJ ND explains how to manipulate drum patterns in order to create unique compositions.

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Ortofon Beat Juggling Tutorial #1

DJ ND demonstrates how to decompoze a beat by adding baby scratches between the notes.
Weapon of choice: Concorde MkII SCRATCH

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Ortofon Beat Juggling Tutorial #2

DJ ND makes some interesting patterns out of a high-energy drum loop.
Weapon of choice: Concorde MkII SCRATCH

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial #31

"Reversed Chirp"

DJ ND invites the international scratch champion Jose Rodriguez to demonstrate his version of the Reversed Chirp!

 

Weapon of choice - Ortofon VNL II

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 30

"Baby x 2 click Flare x Crabs Combo"

DJ ND demonstrates an advanced combo with Baby scratches, 2 click Flares & Crabs.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 29

"Faderless Scratching".

DJ ND demonstrates 5 faderless scratch technics that you can use to spice up your flow. 

Weapon of choice - the new VNL II cartridge

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 28

"Secret advanced scratch Combo".

DJ ND explains one if his combo's using a smart variation of baby scratches, chips and transforms. 

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 27

"Musical combo for your live sets".

DJ ND presents a musical combo which can be used to spice up your livestreams and podcasts.

Weapon of choice - Concorde MkII DJ.

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 26

"4 clicks Tazer scratches".

DJ ND explains another personal variation of the tazer scratch.

Weapon of choice - Concorde MkII DJ. 

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 25

"Spice up your 3-click-Flare".

DJ ND explains how to spice up your 3-click-Flare combo's by switching the hand on the vinyl from regular to reverse. 

Weapon of choice - Concorde MkII SCRATCH

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 24

"Drum Scratch inspired by DJ NETIK".

DJ ND performs a drum scratch inspired by DJ NETIK, multiple DMC World Champ. 

Weapon of choice - Concorde MkII SCRATCH

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 23

"Drum Scratch with baby scratch & Flares".

DJ ND demonstrates how to perform a drumming (drum scratch pattern) using baby scratches & 2-click-Flares.

Weapon of choice - Concorde MkII SCRATCH

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 22

"Drum Scratch pattern using stabs".

DJ ND demonstrates how to perform a drumming (drum scratch pattern) using stabs.

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 21

"Drumming with Swing flares #1". 

DJ ND demonstrates how to perform a drumming (drum scratch pattern) using swing flaires.

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 20

"Scratch combo".

DJ ND demonstrates one of his personal combo's, showing the importance of the hand move on the vinyl.

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 19

"Cutting Up Phrases".

 DJ ND demonstrates a combo that can be used to cut up phrases. 

 

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 18

"Crab vs Transform combo".

DJ ND demonstrates an original combo of crabs & transform scratches.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 17

"Autobahn Scratch".

DJ ND demonstrates a variation of the Autobahn scratch, invented by DJ Rafik.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 16

"Lazer Scratches".

DJ ND demonstrates how to perform Lazer Scratchs (1 & 2-click-Flares).

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 15

"Swing Flares".

DJ ND demonstrates how to perform Swing Flares.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 14

"Baby Scratch x 2-click-Flare".

DJ ND demonstrates a combo mixing baby scratches & 2-click-Flares.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial # 13

"Variation of the chirp flare".

DJ ND demonstrates a variation of the chirp flare. A combo with a nice acceleration for both slow and faster beats.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial #12

"Crab x Transform x Autobahn Combo".

DJ ND demonstrates a very complete scratch combo mixing crabs, transforms & autobahns.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial #11

"Baby scratch x One click Flare".

DJ ND demonstrates a very musical combo : a mix of Baby scratches & one click Flares that can be used as a transition between 2 more technical combo's.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial #10

"Boomerang Scratch".

DJ ND demonstrates the Boomerang scratch in slow motion, full speed & even in reverse.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial #9

"Variation of the Jackhammer scratch".

DJ ND demonstrates a personal interpretation of the Jackhammer scratch by DJ Rafik.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial #8

"3 scratch technics in 1 combo".

DJ ND demonstrates the importance of hand control on the vinyl, combining 3 different scratch technics in 1 combo.

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Ortofon Scratch tutorial #7

"Reversed swing flares & Autobahn".

DJ ND demonstrate how to combine reversed swing flares with Rafik's reversed slow Autobahn.

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Ortofon Scratch TUTORIAL #6

"2 click flare vs clover tear".

Hand control is very important. See how you can create variations on you 2 click flare orbit by adding a clover tear.

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Ortofon Scratch TUTORIAL #5

"3 click flare vs double tear".

Reverting to the TUTORIAL # 1. We are spicing it up this time with a 3 click-flare. 

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Ortofon Scratch TUTORIAL #4

"2 click flare combo for phrasing".

DJ ND demonstrates how to cut up phrases using a 2 click flare orbit combination.

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Ortofon Scratch TUTORIAL #3

Weapon of choice: Concorde MkII DIGITAL

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Ortofon Scratch TUTORIAL #2

Weapon of choice: Concorde MkII DIGITAL

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Ortofon Scratch TUTORIAL #1

Weapon of choice: Concorde MkII DIGITAL

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