The WED Guild® Application Process: 5.0 Music Programming
[5.1] Video of Music Mixing Skills for Dancing. (Minimum of 10 minute video footage of the applicant may include but is not limited to:) Uncut footage featuring dancing at a reception with the applicant mixing the music.
[5.2] 3 Samples of Audio Music and/or Voice Recording Editing Skills. (Audio Samples provided by the applicant may include but are not limited to:) A song that was edited to make it shorter, a song that was turned into a “clean edit”, a custom mix of songs,
excerpts from the ceremony vows or the formal toasts, a song featuring the previous vocal excerpts mixed in, etc. Be sure to also include a written description of the audio edits you are submitting.
[5.3] 500 Word Essay on your Dance Theory for creating dancing among Varied Tastes and Age Groups. (Your Essay may include but is not limited to:) Your thoughts on kicking off the dancing, your ideas for recovering from a dance floor that just cleared,
your methods for reading the crowd, your philosophy on building sets based on genres or building energy, etc.