A wedding reception is considered a jovial celebration, where not only two people but also two families are united in a close bond. Therefore, this special occasion should be made totally enjoyable for all who are present at the party. As music is mandatory to bring the mood of merriment to a party, a knowledgeable wedding DJ can make it a huge hit, playing music that will suit that event.
A wedding DJ is actually responsible for arranging the music throughout a wedding reception. Apparently, the DJ would have to play different music numbers, at a wedding party, to create the proper party atmosphere. But he needs to be aware of the kind of music that is usually supposed to become the soul of the party and get everyone to kick their feet up to those tunes.
In addition to encouraging the guests to enjoy the wedding party or to announce different incidents of the party, the job of a wedding DJ is to understand the nature of the guests, so that he can properly play the musical elements. . To accomplish this task, he must mingle with the reception hall staff and some guests, to get a clearer picture of their distinctive choices for enjoyable music at a party.
An experienced DJ always has a lot of music with him, downloaded to his laptop or purchased as recorded CDs; so that he can play any number, according to the requests of the party guests, making the guests satisfied. It is the hallmark of a good wedding DJ, to get comfortable playing in the middle of all kinds of crowds at a wedding party.
He must have a specific list of music, which he should show to the new couple and be approved by them. Often, couples suggest a part of their own choice of music to play at the party; mainly the music designated for the couple’s first dance. But most of the time, the DJ has complete freedom to choose most of the songs he will play to entertain his guests, as customers trust the skills and knowledge of their chosen wedding DJ.
A wedding DJ should have all the latest electronic gadgets needed for DJ service; like wireless headphones, a good turntable to mix two songs digitally, a mixer to connect the turntables and a pair of good speakers. Besides, the DJ needs some useful DJ software and digital interface to produce the best sound effects at a wedding party with a huge crowd.