MMMMAVEN Grads Set To Spin At French Cultural Center

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When it comes to dance music, France and Mmmmaven are two places that know how to deliver. So it only makes sense that two of our previous students will be spinning at what is currently is shaping up to be an unforgettable evenining. On the night of Saturday, April 2nd Mmmmaven grads Byoosik and manu. will be providing music for the French Cultural Center’s “Le Bal: Enfer & Paradis” (which roughly translates to The Ball: Fire & Paradise).

This three floor event at an old Boston brownstone will feature french cocktails, upscale attire, and of course, banging electronic music.

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As stated on the event page, Byoosik, “will mix the hottest underground beats for the rebels”, while Manu. “will spin entrancing techno and experimental sounds in the clouds”.

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There will also be Consuelo Lepauw, an internationally renowned violinist, traveling around the event performing some of her captivating pop up pieces. Alongside her will also be Belgian harpist Pia Salvia.

This party is sure to be a classy european soiree for the ages, and we couldn’t prouder to call these DJ’s our grads! For more info and tickets, visit the French Cultural Center’s event page.

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Do you wish this could be you? Are you a budding DJ, but just need some guidance or time on the decks? Then Mmmmaven is the perfect fit for you! You too can become as excellent a DJ as these two grads by taking our DJ classes and free workshops. Stop on by for a free tour, and explore all that our amazing faculty has to offer. For more info and pricing visit our website.

MMMMaven Graduate Byoosik Brings Berlin to Boston with Her Dark Techno

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Biyeun Buczyk, viagra 40mg better known as Byoosik while in the DJ booth, vcialis 40mg came into the world of deep electronic music in perhaps the greatest city to do so: Berlin. Without any real knowledge of techno beforehand, Buczyk traveled to her family’s homeland of Germany in 2012 with the intention of discovering everything Berlin’s music scene had to offer. After exploring world-renowned clubs like Tresor and Berghain, she came back to Boston eager to start making music in the same vein as the deep techno she experienced in Germany. All that she needed was a place to do so.

 

“[Berlin] was my first time hearing proper techno and house – I was hooked. Where [had] this been all my life? How can I find more of it? How can I make it? Can I find something like this in Boston?”

“Lucky for me, MMMMaven is right across the street from where I work,” Buczyk recalls. “I popped in for an open house one day and finally, a year after returning from Berlin, I decided to enroll in their production course.”

After graduating from MMMMaven’s DJ Program, Production Program, and Synthesis Program, Buczyk decided it was time to take her newfound electronic music knowledge and start a reoccurring techno-based night of music in Boston. This resulted in the founding of VAULT, which happens on the second Tuesday of every month at Middlesex Lounge.

“VAULT features Deep and Dark Dance Vibes—techno-focused, but not techno-only, because I believe a musical story cannot be told with only one kind of sound,” Buczyk emphasizes. “I of course drew a lot of inspiration for VAULT from my experiences in Berlin, but I also use it as a forum to explore my other interests in electronics hacking and visual arts and using that to ‘synthesize’ what I was hearing.”

Every day I’m digesting new music, refining my library, building electronics […] or finding and creating visuals for the event. It’s a lot to do, and at times it’s been overwhelming, but I’m starting to find a groove.

Thanks to Buczyk’s commitment, Bostonians now have a monthly event that fulfills the desire for a night out at Berghain without the hefty price tag of a round trip ticket to Germany, which the MMMMaven graduate can’t help but be proud of. She fondly recalls one night when her set was winding down and “one of the remaining dancers came up […] and said, “These vibes. They really feel like Berlin.” I could only smile.”

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Photo courtesy of the VAULT Facebook page

Buczyk has accomplished quite a lot since she started DJing a little over two years ago. Her success can no doubt be credited to her daily dedication to her craft, which she advises all new producers and DJs to do as well. “Work on something a little every day. Dig for new sounds and music every day,” Buczyk stresses.

The hardest part is getting started, but after a while things will start to click. The pace will pick up, and if you keep at it, things will start to fall into place. There are no shortcuts, only hard work. So you better love it, or you’ll burn out fast.

If you’re like Buczyk and want to start creating the electronic music you’ve come to love, schedule a tour of the MMMMaven school today.