Frequently Asked Questions
We've compiled a list of questions which we've received in the past to help you with your decision. Please don't hesitate to ask if you have any other questions.
Why should I hire you?
We offer exceptional, personalized service, working with you to make your celebration fun and memorable. We integrate your unique style in a way that makes the reception uniquely yours. Since we are owner operated, you can be assured nothing but the best. Our personal reputation is on the line. We are in this business because we love music and this industry.
Do you carry liability insurance?
Yes. We are fully insured. We carry both property and liability insurance.
Do you provide a written contract?
Yes. You receive a copy of your contract when you secure our services. You receive a copy of it which verifies that you paid your deposit.
What types of parties do you specialize in?
Although we DJ at hundreds of events such as corporate functions, school parties, bar mitzvahs and bat mitzvahs, our specialty is weddings.
How long have you been in the DJ industry?
The owner of Dynamic DJ Service has been in the DJ industry providing superior service since his late teens. Dynamic DJ Service was registered in the late 1990's.
Will my DJ also act as the master of ceremonies?
We provide MC service at an additional charge. Allow us to use our experience and keep your guests involved throughout your event. We are comfortable speaking in public and pride ourselves in our ability to keep your event organized and running smoothly. Part of this should include announcing and coordinating all of the special events for you. Most clients mistakenly assume that your DJ needs to be funny or known to them. Your friends and family will tell the jokes and stories about you. The role of the MC is simple. (1) facilitate the flow of the evening, (2) keep people informed. We strongly believe that having a professional DJ makes an enormous difference in supporting a seamless transition from one phase of your evening to another. Next question...at the end of the answer, add.."You can also download a helpful MC guideline with helpful hints that we have designed.
Will you help us co-ordinate the reception If we have our own master of ceremonies?
We provide you with a sample itinerary and an information sheet which gives you information on planning your reception. We have also designed an information sheet to give to your MC which will give him some helpful information.
How will my DJ be dressed?
We will dress according to your dress code. Your DJ will always be dressed appropriately. Typical attire is dress shoes, dress pants and a collared shirt.
Do you play games or activities?
We have developed several activities that are designed to motivate and encourage your guests to have fun. These give your guests a lasting memory of your occasion.
How far in advance should I book?
Most people book about 9-12 months prior to their function. Please note that we cannot secure your date until the deposit has been paid. Unfortunately, a few people have been disappointed to learn that the date had been filled until too late.
Will you provide a song list to choose from?
Yes, with over 150,000 songs to choose from, the possibilities are endless! We have multiple lists of music categorized in various genres and by the decades. We also have multiple weddings lists to choose from.
Are you willing to play songs that are not in your collection?
Although it's very unlikely we won't have a song, we can easily obtain almost anything. If you have something obscure or unreleased you can electronically send it to us.
Will you take requests from us of songs to play and what not to play?
Absolutely. We customize every event for our clients. We encourage you to complete a request list ahead of time and your guests can come forward and make requests as well. Our lists are categorized under the headings of "Must Play", "Play If Possible" and "Do Not Play".
Will you take requests from guests?
If you want us to, yes. Some clients want a specific type of music so request that we don't take guest requests but must clients want us to play to the crowd. If that's you, we'll be happy to accommodate. It's your party after all. We have request lists at the DJ table and we invite them to come forward at anytime to make requests.
How many breaks and of what length do you require?
We do not take breaks. Music will be played continuously throughout the evening. The only stop in music will be during speeches.
If you should have to cancel, will you provide a back up?
We have never cancelled and don't intend to. We have a large selection of professional and very qualified DJ's whom we work with and can refer to in times of emergency.
How much time do you need to set up?
We typically arrive 1 hour prior to our start time and will be completely set up with background music playing as your guests enter the hall. Our set up is simple and professional. All cords are neatly tucked away and are all black.