Gounaki Artemis (Greek Άρτεμις Γουνάκη; born April 7, 1967 in Munich) is a German artist of Greek origin, which is active in various fields of music production. Larger notoriety she gained through her work as a vocal coach on TV.
Life and work
Gounaki Artemis is the daughter of Greek immigrants and first started studying the history of art, music and theater sciences and philosophy in Munich. This she broke off without conclusion and brought together with Marco Minnemann ( and Others 1998-1999 drummer of H -Blockx, since 2007 the drummer of Necrophagist ) from 1994 in several albums under the name of Illegal Aliens on the market. She later coached rock bands such as H-Blockx as a vocal expert and accompanied the band Guano Apes on World Tour as Vocal Coach.
Since then Gounaki is active both as a singer, lyricist and composer, as well as a vocal coach, arranger and producer as well as an author in the field of singing. She also worked since 2001 as a vocal coach at several talent shows by different television channels with.
First seen on television in 2001 as she was vocal trainer in the 2nd season of the talent show "Popstars " the TV station ProSieben. Since early 2003 Gounaki was also vocal coach of the Greek edition of " Popstars" radio station Mega TV. 2003/2004 she was a jury member in the Greek Show " Euro Stars" of the television channel NET, where you found the Greek Sakis Rouvas participants for the Euro Vision Song Contest 2004. In early 2005 she participated in the ProSieben show " The Castle " part.
In October 2005, she released her first book entitled singing? Can anyone! on the market. Since November 2006 she has worked as vocal coach for the Swiss Television ( SF) produced talent show " Music Star" and sitting since the 2009 season in the jury instead of Gölä. This left the MusicStar jury due to the departure of a favorite of his candidate. Since August 2009, Artemis has worked as a vocal coach of the show " construction site love " the television channel RTL 2.
She was married to Marco Minnemann, the couple has a son. Artemis Gounaki lives in Winterthur.
Publications (selection )
- Singing? Can anyone! Train with the vocal coach of Popstars your unique performance! Schwarzkopf & Schwarzkopf Verlag, Berlin 2005, ISBN 3-89602-680-1. ( Mitarb.: Christian Rupprecht; review in bloom - The Music Magazine )
- If every diet fails. How I lost 70 pounds. 1st edition, mvg Verlag, München 2010, ISBN 978-3-86882-164-2.
As a vocal couch, arranger, vocal producer or co-producer:
- 2009: MTV Unplugged in New York, Sportfreunde Stiller ( vocal coach, arranger )
- 2007: Take a Chance, Music Stars ( Vocal Producer)
- 2007: This Is Life, Music Stars ( Vocal Producer)
- 2005: Dying Words Nu Pagadi ( vocal coach, arranger )
- 2004: Your Dark Side, Nu Pagadi ( vocal coach, arranger )
- 2004: Sweetest Poison, Nu Pagadi ( vocal coach, arranger )
- 2003: mia shall not be: san kiafti, Hi-5 ( vocal coach, arranger, co-producer )
- 2003: Girls in the House, Preluders ( vocal coach, arranger )
- 2003: Everyday Girl, Preluders ( vocal coach, arranger )
- 2003: Hi-5, Hi-5 ( vocal coach, arranger, co-producer )
- 2002: Walking on a Thin Line, Guano Apes ( vocal coach, arranger, co-producer )
- 2002: Do You, Bro'Sis ( vocal coach, arranger )
As a performer ( singer ), partly also as a composer and co-producer:
- 2000: Heal Yourself, New Rock Conference ( singer )
- 1999: Comfortably Homeless, Illegal Aliens ( singer, composer, co-producer )
- 1999: International Telephone, Illegal Aliens ( singer, composer, co-producer )
- 1997: The Green Mind Bomb, Illegal Aliens ( singer, composer, co-producer )
- 1997: Time, Illegal Aliens ( singer, composer, co-producer )
- 1996: Red alibis, Illegal Aliens ( singer, composer, co-producer )
- 1996: Thickness, Illegal Aliens ( singer, composer, co-producer )
- 1994: Inner Soul, Ecco Di Lorenzo & His Inner Soul ( singer )