– In memory of Giovanni Cleis - founder of "Table" (historic Electro Band from Ticino, south Switerland) - a prize for electronic music has been...Read Biography
In memory of Giovanni Cleis - founder of "Table" (historic Electro Band from Ticino, south Switerland) - a prize for electronic music has been founded!
therms and conditions: create a song by using the samples of Giovanni Cleis and Table’s track “OhneHalt”
The track is available on free download on this page. Download it and use it to create your own electro or techno composition. The Jury will take in account both instrumental and songs with lyrics, where the original sample(s) are clearly recognizable, and “OhneHalt” covers as well.
Upload your finished composition on your Mx3 profile and leave a comment on this profile with the title of your composition.
Don't forget the SUISA work declaration, as artist please indicate "YOUR NAME vs. Table" and the composers are: Cleis, Leidi, Di Francesco.
A professional jury will evaluate the material and select a winner on March 19.
The prize money is 1500 Swiss francs and the track will also be presented on the radio.
Participation deadline is February 29th, 2019.
The Giovanni Cleis price is financed by the royalties and the financial support of his family.
About the song: Kurz nach Beginn der Bau- und Bohrarbeiten der neuen Lötschberg- und Gotthard-Tunnels wurde Table von Pro Helvetia aufgefordert, zum Projekt “Construction sonor; eine Klangereise unter die Alpen» beizutragen, so entstand der Track "OhneHalt". Im Hinblick auf die Eröffnung des Gotthard-Basistunnels, steht dieser Track im Mittelpunkt des Wettbewerbs 2016.
Giovanni Cleis is the founder of "Table", an electronic band born in Ticino in the late 80's and 90's characterized by continuous collaborations with various artists. "Table" released several records and designed and produced multimedia concerts as well as art installations.
Giovanni Cleis - musician, producer, copywriter, author of songlyrics, records and stories, on the Swiss Public Broadcast from 1987 to 2010 - liked to define himself as "sonic architect." He produced records for EMI, Edel, Sonymusic, Virgin, BMG Ricordi, Fridge, as well as minuta, his own label.