THE ULTIMATE EXPERIENCE FOR MUSIC PRODUCTION

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Are you planning on traveling to ADE as an upcoming producer for networking opportunities & nightlife? Then we've got the perfect opportunity for you! Why not bundle our mini Trance Retreat into your week in the Netherlands? Get a compressed version of our full week retreats and enjoy group seminars, 1-on-1s, as well as an unparalleled networking experience. This 'mini' edition begins on Sunday, October 16th, 2022 and after a 3 night retreat, you'll get dropped off back at Amsterdam Central on October 19th, 2022 in time for the ADE week kickoff!

OUR DJ INSTRUCTORS

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RICHARD DURAND

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DAW: Logic
Greatest Career Achievements: Taking over the 'In Search of Sunrise' series from Tiesto, #1 tune of the year 2018 with 'The Air I Breathe' with Christina Novelli
Specialties: Melody creation including top melodies and chord progressions

MARK SIXMA

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DAW: Cubase
Greatest Career Achievements: Collabing with Armin van Buuren, W&W, KSHMR, Andrew Rayel and Emma Hewitt. Remixes for Hardwell, Armin van Buuren, Lost Frequencies. Performing at EDC Vegas, Ultra, ASOT and Dreamstate
Specialties: Energetic festival bangers. Multi-genre incl. Trance, Progressive, Rave, Hardstyle, Pop & more.

SUNNY LAX

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DAW: Cubase
Greatest Career Achievements: Playing for 25,000 people before Above & Beyond at ABGT 250 at the Gorge. Couple Beatport trance top1, 'Enceladus' currently has 1M+ streams on Spotify
Specialties: Mixing & Mastering, Kick & Bass, Chords & Melody construction

DENNIS SHEPERD

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DAW: Cubase, but also proficient in Ableton & Logic
Greatest Career Achievement: Mixing In Search Of Sunrise 18. Collaborating with Markus Schulz. Remixing my idols Armin van Buuren, Gareth Emery, Markus Schulz, Above & Beyond! Over 40 million streams on Spotify.
Specialties: 1on1 Tutoring, Mixing & Mastering, Vocal Processing, Sound-Design

Dennis is the resident instructor and co-founder of Trance Retreat. He is well respected in the music industry and eager to help you master the foundations of producing electronic music!

SCHEDULE

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2:00 PMPickup at central Point
3:00 PMCheck in & Getting to know each other
6:00 PM Early Dinner & drinks
8:30 AMBreakfast
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM1st Seminar
1:00 PMLunch
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM2nd Seminar
4:30 PMAfternoon Snack
5:00 PM – 6:00 PMPossible 1on1 Session
6:00 PM – 7:00 PMPossible 1on1 Session
7:00 PMDinner
8:30 PM – 9:30 PMPossible 1on1 Session
9:30 PM – 10:30 PMPossible 1on1 Session
8:30 AMBreakfast
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM3rd Seminar
1:00 PMLunch
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM4th Seminar
4:30 PMAfternoon Snack
5:00 PM – 6:00 PMPossible 1on1 Session
6:00 PM – 7:00 PMPossible 1on1 Session
7:00 PMDinner
8:30 PM – 9:30 PMPossible 1on1 Session
9:30 PM – 10:30 PMPossible 1on1 Session
10:00 AMBrunch
12:00 AMCheckout

PRICING

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Shared
€1,500
Solo
€2,000
(SOLD OUT)
Two single bedsBedsKing bed
Private Bathroom

Welcome cocktail

meet & greet

Group instruction
Over 8 hours of seminars, production time and informal panels
Private tutoring
1 hour of private tutoring (to be reserved).
Bonus hour of 1-on-1 instruction
Meals
Daily breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks (vegetarian available).
Drinks
Complimentary non-alcoholic beverages and select alcoholic beverage
ADE Party Access
VIP Access for a surprise Soundcation party
Transportation
to and from venue from pick-up point in Amsterdam
World Class Networking

THE VENUE

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PAYMENT PLAN OPTIONS

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Break your payment into 3 easy installments

Starting with all of our retreats in 2019 we will now be offering a payment plan schedule. All of our retreats can be paid for in smaller increments. If you apply and are accepted, your first payment amount will include any payments due prior to your join date.

Note that due to the mini nature of this retreat we are unable to split the payments into more than 3 segments.

AcceptanceJuly 31August 31
Acceptance
June 30
August 31

APPLICATION

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We will be following up with select candidates. We’d like to get to know a bit more about you, your production skill level and what you would like to gain from this trance retreat experience. Chosen applicants will have a follow up call with the organizers.

 

Please note that Trance Retreat is a PAID Retreat, please have a look over our pricing information. Serious applicants only please.

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