Kris Kalimba Challenge 2020

2020 has been a rough year...we could all use an extra dose of holiday cheer this season! Let's spread some joy by writing cheerful tunes with the new Kris Kalimba library! 🎄

If you'd like your track to be featured in the Kris Kalimba Challenge 2020 Listening Party (time TBD late December), follow these guidelines and submit your track! 6 tracks will be selected to be used as demo tracks on the Kris Kalimba Soundcloud playlist and the composer of each chosen track will be gifted with any one Simple Samples Audio library of their choice!

Challenge Guidelines

  • Compose an original track of 90 sec to 3 min. in length.
  • All tracks must feature the Kris Kalimba library (available free here).
  • Must be in a calm or uplifting style like this track.
  • Tracks will be judged based on Composition Quality, Production Quality, & Originality. All tracks will be judged by Simple Samples Audio founder Steven Melin. Due to the expected volume of submissions, individual critique will not be provided for each entry.
  • Share your track online! Use the hashtags #kriskalimbachallenge2020 and #simplesamplesaudio.
  • Submit your track below by December 15 @ 11:59pm ESTEach composer may only submit one track for consideration.


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