28 Feb What Makes A Great Wedding DJ
Just like other aspects of your wedding day, you will want to make sure that your wedding DJ is the best possible.
But how can you make sure that you have found a top quality DJ rather than a below par one?
We have put together some of the things that you should be looking for in your wedding DJ, and the sure-fire signs that you have booked a DJ that is great and guaranteed to give you the perfect wedding reception.
They listen to what you want
The sign of a great DJ is that they will take on board exactly what it is that you want from your wedding reception.
They understand that it is the most important day of your life, and therefore you will want everything to be just perfect.
They play the songs you want…
If the DJ has listened to your needs, then they will have a great idea of what type of songs that you want played during the evening reception.
This is a great sign, and makes sure that they have taken on board everything that you have said, as well as understood you both as a couple.
…but listen to the crowd too
That said, a great quality DJ will know that they need to assess the crowd too.
They will need to judge how your guests are reacting to the music they are playing and either carry on, or adjust their approach.
They will get in touch with the venue
The venue that you are holding your wedding reception may have an impact on what the DJ can bring or do.
Therefore, your DJ of choice should speak to the venue, working out what equipment will fit in and how they are going to load and unload everything they need.
They will test all their equipment
A DJ is often only as good as their equipment, so they will make sure that they test everything before they come to you.
They should also have back up plans for any broken or faulty equipment, should the worst happen during your wedding reception.
They are professional
Whilst you expect a wedding DJ to be great fun, there are also providing you with a service.
This means that they should be professional and friendly too.
You should get a great vibe from your DJ when you first meet them and feel comfortable having them present on your big day.
These are just some of the ways that you can ensure that your wedding DJ is exactly what you are looking for.
With do much importance on the evening reception and your guests having a great time, hiring the right DJ is vital, so make sure that you get it right!