Indian Electronic Music Producers Contest Results
After listening to all the entires for this contest, the judges have come to a unanimous decision for the winner. We are really happy to announce the track 'Grey Feelings’ by 6091 is the winner of Taal 2017. Congratulations to 6091 for producing this fantastic track using the Crypto Cipher sample pack. Check out the track here: There were some really good entries in this contest and here are some of the other favorites of our judges. Finally, a big thank you to the judges, Aditya Balani, Gaurav Raina & Rishabh Rajan, and also all the people who took part in this contest. We are really proud of all your submission. Keep up the good work & we hope you will try again for our next contest.
One lucky winner will receive prizes from Ableton, iZotope, AskAudio, GMI & Crypto Cipher.
Contest Winner will get:
1 Ableton Suite Licence
1 iZotope Neutron Licence
Crypto Cipher Sample Libraries
1 year subscription to Ask.Audio
Full scholarship for GMI ‘Music Production with Ableton Live’ course (Fall 2017 semester)
For the Taal 2017 Indian Electronic Music Producers Contest we have chosen the following 3 judges and experts in electronic music production.
Rishabh Rajan is a faculty in the Electronic Production & Design department at Berklee College of Music. He is also an accomplished electronic music producer, writing future bass music and performing mashups on Ableton Push under the alias code :MONO. He has worked as a sound designer for Twisted Tools and Bela D Media, and is currently developing sample libraries of Indian instruments with Crypto Cipher. His products have been used by BAFTA-, Emmy-, and Grammy-nominated composers from around the world. He has written three eBooks on sound design, which are all available on the Apple iBookStore. He has also developed over 30 sound design and music production streaming video courses for macProVideo and AskVideo. He hosts a YouTube channel where he regularly posts sound design tutorials and Ableton Push mashup performances
One of the stalwarts of the Indian Electronic Music scene, Gaurav Raina is better known for his role as one-half of India’s biggest electronica pioneers, The Midival Punditz. Now, also known for his latest solo project, Grain, he’s helping re-define the electronic music scene in India.
Aditya Balani is a multi-faceted guitarist, singer-songwriter, music producer and educator from New Delhi, India. A professional musician since 2001 his work has transcended stylistic and international borders. He produces and performs electronic music as Gliding Arc and his various projects have been featured on BBC Asia Beats, MTV Coke Studio, Pepsi MTV Indies, and BBC Radio to name a few. Constants and Variables (EP) won him Best Pop Artist at the Radio City Freedom Awards ’15 and has been listed among the Top 10 EP’s of 2015 by Rolling Stone India. Aditya’s debut album Answers released in 2013 to public and critical acclaim, features his fretless guitar work, cinematic compositions intertwined with jazz and world music influences. His song Quicksand featured on Jazz Revelation Records, was nominated for best song (Jazz/Blues) at the BIG STAR Indian Music Academy Awards ’10. Aditya continues to collaborate with artists from across the world. His Indo-Welsh collaborative project Khamira are set to release a full length album internationally with a tour of UK and India in 2017. Aditya is highly passionate about music education and is the Director of Global Music Institute, one of the leading music colleges in India.
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This contest was created to provide a platform for up-and-coming music producers in India specifically, so we request that you as a participant respect the spirit of the contest and take part only if you are an unsigned producer residing in, and a citizen of India. We will ensure that the winner chosen does fall in this category.
Sign up for Taal 2017 & post your entries below. Please contact Taal2017@cryptocipher.in if there are any issues. Please make sure all entires have valid information. Incorrect entries will be automatically disqualified
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