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Vorschaubild - New instruments from Switzerland
2018-08-09
EN | DE
Im Land der Hochpräzision rückt die Sensibilisierung der Instrumente in den Fokus. Sie eröffnet Interpreten wie Komponisten neue Spielfelder.
Contemporary music, Classical music, World music
Thomas Meyer
2018-08-09
EN | DE
In the high-precision land of the clock-makers, there’s a heightened sensibility about expanding the possibilities of musical instruments.
Contemporary music, Classical music, World music
Thomas Meyer
Vorschaubild - Musical treasures of Romandie 2: the SMEM
2018-07-31
EN | FR
This summer, swissmusic.ch takes you to unusual musical places in French-speaking Switzerland. Second stop: the SMEM electronic instrument inventory.
Pop
Julie Henoch
2018-07-31
EN | FR
Cet été, swissmusic.ch part à la rencontre de lieux musicaux inhabituels de Suisse romande. Deuxième étape: la collection électronique du SMEM
Pop
Julie Henoch
Vorschaubild - Too many cooks make a better broth
2018-06-21
EN | DE
Since 2011, a whole series of new music ensembles has sprung up in Basel. We look at what’s behind this trend, and what the consequences are.
Contemporary music
Anja Wernicke
2018-06-21
EN | DE
Seit 2011 wurden in Basel eine ganze Reihe von Neue-Musik-Ensembles gegründet. Woher der Trend rührt und was er für Konsequenzen nach sich zieht.
Contemporary music
Anja Wernicke
Vorschaubild - Elina Duni: finding lightness
2018-06-12
EN | FR
Elina Duni s’oriente vers plus de légèreté et de liberté en musique. Avec un album solo à la clef.
Jazz
Debra Richards
2018-06-12
EN | FR
A debut solo album, Partir, is just one aspect of Elina Duni's new found freedom in music and songwriting after a journey into the pain of loss.
Jazz
Debra Richards

News

2018-06-04

From 5 to 8 June, the Swiss music scene is at MIDEM.

The Swiss delegation is looking forward to seeing you in Cannes! Get connected with Switzerland at the umbrella stand, the information central for Swiss Music and platform for its co-exhibitors.

2018-05-16

Switzerland @Classical:NEXT 2018 - 16 to 19 May in Rotterdam

Get connected with Switzerland at umbrella stand, the information central for Swiss classical and contemporary music and platform for its co-exhibitors.

2018-05-08

Swiss Grand Award for Music 2018 goes to Irène Schweizer

The Swiss Grand Award for Music goes to Irène Schweizer, one of the most important contemporary jazz pianists. Thirteen musicians and one ensemble receive a Swiss Music Prize.

2018-04-17

Switzerland @jazzahead!2018 / 19 to 22 April in Bremen

The Swiss delegation is looking forward to seeing you in Bremen! Get connected with Switzerland at umbrella stand 6 C10, the information central for Swiss jazz and platform for its co-exhibitors.

2017-10-13

Welcome to the swissmusic platform!

swissmusic.ch is a window onto Swiss music and news.

Vorschaubild - Rootwords, world citizen rapper
2018-06-01
EN | FR
With the release of his second album, Warning Signs, the English rapper Rootwords continues to reveal his conscious lyrics.
Pop
Sophia Bischoff
2018-06-01
EN | FR
A la lueur de la sortie de son deuxième album, Warning Signs, le rappeur anglophone Rootwords continue de dévoiler ses verbes conscients.
Pop
Sophia Bischoff
Vorschaubild - Irène Schweizer : musical alchemist
2018-05-18
EN | FR
Irène Schweizer, laureate of the Swiss Grand Award of Music 2018, is celebrated for her perseverance and her musical road less travelled.
Jazz
Christian Steulet
2018-05-18
EN | FR
Lauréate du Grand Prix suisse de musique 2018, Irène Schweizer est récompensée pour sa persévérance et son parcours hors des sentiers battus.
Jazz
Christian Steulet

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Biographical collection of Swiss Jazz.

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Platform dedicated to the presentation of Swiss artists and performers from the folk music scene.

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