Alice

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Name
Alice Gender: F
Carla Bissi
born on 26 September 1954 at 05:10 (= 05:10 AM )
Place Forlì, Italy, 44n13, 12e03
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 02°33' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 22°50 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 21°34'



Alice (live in concert, 20 March 2009)
photo: sailko, license gfdl

Biography

Italian singer-songwriter and pianist, active since 1971.

Alice had her breakthrough after winning the Sanremo Music Festival with the song "Per Elisa" in 1981, followed by European hit singles like "Una notte speciale", "Messaggio", "Chan-son Egocentrique", "Prospettiva Nevski" and "Nomadi" and albums like Gioielli rubati, Park Hotel, Elisir and Il sole nella pioggia charting in both Continental Europe, Scandinavia and Japan.

In 1984 she represented Italy in the Eurovision Song Contest with "I treni di Tozeur", a duet with longtime collaborator Franco Battiato. In her more recent career Alice has explored a diverse range of musical genres including classical, jazz, electronica and ambient and has collaborated with a large number of renowned English and American musicians. Her latest album Samsara was released in 2012.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1981 (Won the Sanremo Music Festival)

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file, p. 3.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Pianist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Song writer
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Won the Sanremo Music Festival)