Berlin International Film Scoring Competition 2022
1st Prize Winner 2022
Emily Cheng is a Taiwanese-American composer, music producer, and classically-trained pianist based in New York. She produces music under the artist name GISULA and is currently working in film, video games, and other media. She’s a cellist and bass player as well, and enjoys blending diverse styles and eclectic instruments from all around the world. “Musical storytelling is so special to me - it feels like magic to be able to travel through worlds and elevate voices through music.”
You can listen to more of Emily Cheng's music at www.gisula.com
2nd Prize Winner 2022
Music has always been a part of my life in one form or another. Phantom of the Opera was the initial thing that ignited my passion for music. I am self taught on the piano and played bassoon through much of my school years. About 4 years ago, I was listening to the score from “Hook” and a new passion came to life, composing. I am grateful to have a wife that supports my passion and urged me to start composing. I am grateful for the many composers who have shaped my style and from whom I’ve learned a great deal through listening. I am grateful to all of the incredible musicians and companies that have made samples possible and allowed my ideas to come to fruition. And I am grateful to all of the YouTubers who have given countless tips on composing, scoring to film, mixing, mastering, etc.
3nd Prize Winner 2022
My Name is Markus and I am a 31 year old multi-instrumentalist who loves to write orchestral music.
You can listen to more of Markus Dag music at http://www.soundwelt.com/