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* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the documentary film::: "Terra X: Schätze aus der Unterwelt" - PBS: "Teotihuacán’s Lost Kings" (Story House Productions, ZDF, arte, PBS America & UK)
     
* Film/TV - composing & producing 25min music & sound design for ZDF Leschs Kosmos "Burnout: Hysterie oder Epidemie?" (Gruppe 5, ZDF).
     
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the documentary film::: "Terra X: Supertalent Mensch II - Die Superhirne" (Gruppe 5, ZDF, arte, ZDF enterprises)
     
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the documentary film::: "Terra X: Supertalent Mensch II - Die Grenzgänger" (Gruppe 5, ZDF, arte, ZDF enterprises)  
     
* Film/TV - composing music for ZDF planet e "Fetter Ärger - wie Speisefett Kanäle lahm legt" (ZDF).  
     
* Film/TV - composing & producing 25min music & sound design for ZDF Leschs Kosmos "Die Macht der Musik" (Süddeutsche TV, ZDF).
     
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* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the documentary film::: "Terra X - Schatzjagd an der Seidenstraße (Lost Treasures of the Silk Road)" (Story House Productions, ZDF, arte)
     
* Award - Author and producer Birgit Tanner won the Journalist Award of the German Economy (Ernst-Schneider-Price) in the category „technology“ for the two part Terra X-series “Pioneers”.
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the award winning documentary film::: "Terra X: Pioniere - Stahlkrieg an der Ruhr (Stahlkrieg an der Ruhr)" (Story House Productions, ZDF, arte)
  Beschreibung: TIC_Pioniere  
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the award winning documentary film::: "Terra X: Pioniere - Siegeszug der Düsenjets (Siegeszug der Düsenjets)" (Story House Productions, ZDF, arte)
     
* Song/Video - compositing & producing 3:30min for a Making-Of Video - Galeries Lafayette Berlin & Rosendahl Berlin
     
     
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* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the documentary film::: "Terra X: Schätze aus der Unterwelt" - PBS: "Teotihuacán’s Lost Kings" (Story House Productions, ZDF, arte, PBS America & UK)  
* Film/TV - composing & producing 25min music & sound design for ZDF Leschs Kosmos "Burnout: Hysterie oder Epidemie?" (Gruppe 5, ZDF).  
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the documentary film::: "Terra X: Supertalent Mensch II - Die Superhirne" (Gruppe 5, ZDF, arte, ZDF enterprises)  
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the documentary film::: "Terra X: Supertalent Mensch II - Die Grenzgänger" (Gruppe 5, ZDF, arte, ZDF enterprises)  
* Film/TV - composing music for ZDF planet e "Fetter Ärger - wie Speisefett Kanäle lahm legt" (ZDF).  
* Film/TV - composing & producing 25min music & sound design for ZDF Leschs Kosmos "Die Macht der Musik" (Süddeutsche TV, ZDF).  
* Song/Film - compositing & producing 3:00min for an Image Film - Trost & Schatte  
* Book
 
* Award - Author and producer Birgit Tanner won the Journalist Award of the German Economy (Ernst-Schneider-Price) in the category „technology“ for the two part Terra X-series “Pioneers”.  
* Subtitles - subtitling 2 films for Galeries Lafayette Berlin  
* Subtitles - subtitling 7 films for Galeries Lafayette Berlin  
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the documentary film::: "Terra X - Schatzjagd an der Seidenstraße (Lost Treasures of the Silk Road)" (Story House Productions, ZDF, arte)  
* Song/Video - compositing & producing 3:30min for a Making-Of Video - Galeries Lafayette Berlin & Rosendahl Berlin  
* Song/Film - compositing & producing 3:30min for an Image Film - Drop In Surfcamp  
* Subtitles - subtitling 10 films for Galeries Lafayette Berlin  
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the award winning documentary film::: "Terra X: Pioniere - Siegeszug der Düsenjets (Siegeszug der Düsenjets)" (Story House Productions, ZDF, arte)  
* Film/TV - composing & producing 52min music for the award winning documentary film::: "Terra X: Pioniere - Stahlkrieg an der Ruhr (Stahlkrieg an der Ruhr)" (Story House Productions, ZDF, arte)  
* Album - recording new songs for POOLSTAR  
* Song/DVD - "BLOW YOUR MIND AWAY" on THE SUFFERFEST "A Very Dark Place" taken from the POOLSTAR album "Losing Gravity".  
* Song/DVD - POOLSTAR on "Endless Pain - Internationale Tattoo Convention" DVD  
* Song/TV - "CRAZY" from the POOLSTAR Album "Losing Gravity" is licensed for the german TV "ARD - Brisant".  
* Song/TV - "SCHICKSAL?" from the POOLSTAR Album "4"is licensed for the german TV "Sat.1 - Ins Grüne".  
* Book
- Release of the first POOLSTAR "the SONGBOOK"
 
* Song/CD - "I KILLED SOMEONE" on Warschauer Sampler #58  
* Album - Release of the third POOLSTAR album "4" produced by Rodrigo González & POOLSTAR* (GOM019) (GOMRecords/RODREC/CARGO)  
* Song/CD - "I KILLED SOMEONE" on SLAM-zine-CD #45  
* Song/CD - "I KILLED SOMEONE" on Ox-Compilation #85  
* Album - Single release „SOMETHING IN YOUR EYES“ (GOM018).  
* Song/Video - Trailer for Galeries Lafayette Berlin  
* Song/CD
- „SILVERSPOON 2.0“ on Sampler „Berlin earBOOK“ (earBOOKS/edel CLASSICS).
 
* Album - Maxi-Single release „SILVERSPOON 2.0" (GOM015).  
* Song/CD - "BLOW YOUR MIND AWAY" on the Night of the Jumps Sampler (Monopol).  
* Song/CD - "RAMONA (come with me)" on the Video Kings Soundtrack (SPV).  
* Song/CD - "ALONE AGAIN" on the californien Sampler "Riot On The Sunset vol.1".  
* Album - Release of the second POOLSTAR album (incl. Video) „POOLSTAR“(GOM011).  
* Album - Release of the POOLSTAR Maxi-CD (incl. Video) „BLOW YOUR MIND AWAY“ (GOM008/9).  
* Film/Cinema - a Daniela Wicke film: "The man and the watertower"  
* Album - Release of the first POOLSTAR album „LOSING GRAVITY“ (GOM007).  
     
     
about    
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Felix Schneider, has a long history in the German rock/pop and xover scene. In the 90's he was guitarplayer for German modern x-funker GOM JABBAR who won a lot of awards like the "German Rock & Pop Award" in 1995.

His current rock/pop band POOLSTAR have their songs licensed in films, TV and hymn for the NBL football team "Berlin Thunder" and the IFMXF motocross show "Night of the Jumps" and on a lot of samplers.

He got his own studio and a record label "GOMRecords".

His passion for classical music and film music came from his mother, she was an opera singer. His father brought him to rock and jazz.

He studied music at the American Institute of Music in vienna. His teachers: Mike Stern, Joe Diorio, Les Wise, Frank Gambale, Wayne Brasel, Jeff Boudreaux, Paul Hanson, Skip Higgins...

main instruments: guitar, bass, piano.
in the early years: violin, trumpet and flute.

 
deutsch Felix Schneider studierte am legendären AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF MUSIC. Seine Lehrer waren unter anderem: Les Wise, Wayne Brasel, Mike Stern, Joe Diorio, Frank Gambale, Jeff Boudreaux, Paul Hanson, Skip Higgins, usw. Seit 1991 unterrichtet er privat und an Berliner Musikschulen.

Er komponiert und produziert orchestrale Filmmusik für Dokumentar- und Werbefilme.

Mit seiner Band "GOM JABBAR" gründet er in den 1990ern die Plattenfirma GOMRecords, produziert und veröffentlicht mehrere CDs und gewinnt mehrere Preise, u. a. das Berliner Metrobeat Festival und den Deutschen Rock & Pop Preis.

Im Jahr 2003 gründet er zusammen mit seinem Sänger die Band "POOLSTAR" und spielt als Support oder auf Festivals mit Bands wie: Die Ärzte, Beatsteaks, Seeed, Die Happy, Iggy Pop, etc. Die Songs von POOLSTAR werden zu Hymnen der Motocross-Veranstaltung "Night of the Jumps", der NBL Football League "Berlin Thunder" und für Sampler, Film und Fernsehen lizensiert.

Seine Mutter, die Opernsängerin war, eröffnete ihm die Welt der klassischen Musik. Sein Vater die der Jazz- und Rockmusik.

Hauptinstrumente: Piano, Gitarre und Bass. Nebeninstrumente: Violine, Trompete und Flöte.

 

discography

2015/2016

album "4"

2009

album "4"

2009

single "something in your eyes"

2010

Warschauer Sampler 58

2009

SLAMzine Sampler

2009

ox

2008

berlin earbook

2008

SILVERSPOON 2.0 - Maxi-Single

2007

RAMONA (Come With Me) Single

2007

Single "School's Out"

2006

poolstar

2005

maxi-single "blow your mind away"

2004

album "losing gravity"

2007

POOLSTAR on californian sampler "RIOT42"

2007

VIDEO KINGS Soundtrack with POOLSTAR*

2007

NIGHT OF THE JUMPS Sampler with POOLSTAR*

1998

1997

1996

1995

1994