Dave "Dizz1" Norris

  • Melbourne VIC Australia

Known for his “feel” - whether it’s scratching, drumming or programming those sideways beats - Melbourne based turntablist, producer, drummer and teacher, Dave Norris (aka Dizz1) has been involved in the music industry for over a decade...

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... including two years spent in Japan. He began using Ableton Live in its first incarnation back in 2002 and started using it as his main production DAW from version 5.

Gathering influences from all forms of bass music he has produced tracks for the legendary Roots Manuva (Here We Go Again) and Aloe Blacc (Everyday Grind) and has created and taught his own beginners and advanced Ableton live production courses for over 10 years everywhere from Indigenous communities to prisons to specialised trade shows, creating and refining his own unique curriculum focused on promoting positive vibes through music. 

He has also established up a not for profit www.soundofthefuture.org which focuses on working with young disengaged people and using Ableton and Push as a means to connect!

One on one instruction is also available upon request.

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