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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.
World music, Contemporary music, Classical 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.
World music, Contemporary music, Classical music
Thomas Meyer
Vorschaubild - From new repertoire to do-it-yourself opera
2018-03-22
EN | DE
Music communication in Switzerland is a broad field, well-funded and well-supported. But there are still times when it struggles to get recognition.
Contemporary music, Classical music
Rebekka Meyer
2018-03-22
EN | DE
Die Landkarte der Schweizer Musikvermittlung ist bunt, gut gefördert und gefordert. Um Anerkennung muss sie mitunter trotzdem ringen.
Contemporary music, Classical music
Rebekka Meyer
Vorschaubild - Opening doors to other worlds and other times
2018-03-06
EN | DE
The IOIC Zurich combines the old and the new by showing silent films to the accompaniment of experimental music.
Contemporary music, Jazz, Pop, World music, Classical music, Film music & Audiodesign
Lisa Nolte
2018-03-06
EN | DE
Das „Institut für incohärente Cinematographie“ zelebriert mit Stummfilmen und experimenteller Musik Kulturgut und Kultur-Clash.
Contemporary music, Jazz, Pop, World music, Classical music, Film music & Audiodesign
Lisa Nolte
Vorschaubild - Sonorities from the centre
2018-02-06
EN | DE
New sounds from new instruments? That was just one of the questions that the 2018 Ultraschall Berlin Festival for New Music asked in January.
Contemporary music, Classical music
Beate Stender
2018-02-06
EN | DE
Neue Klänge durch neue Instrumente? Das war nur eine der Fragen, die sich das Festival für neue Musik Ultraschall Berlin 2018 im Januar stellte.
Contemporary music, Classical music
Beate Stender
Vorschaubild - ROTATIONS
2018-01-04
EN | DE
Martin Lorenz from Zurich is constantly changing roles – he’s a composer, a performer and a (tentative) entrepreneur.
Contemporary music, Classical music, Pop
Lisa Nolte
2018-01-04
EN | DE
Der Zürcher Musiker Martin Lorenz befindet sich im ständigen Rollenwechsel zwischen Komponist, Interpret und vorsichtigem Initiator.
Contemporary music, Classical music, Pop
Lisa Nolte

News

2019-06-26

neo.mx3 - a new online-platform for contemporary Swiss music

neo.mx3 is THE place for contemporary Swiss music - whether composed, improvised, electronic or transdisciplinary.

2019-05-10

From 4 to 7 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.

2019-05-08

The winners of the Swiss Grand Award for Music 2019 are Cod.Act .

The Swiss Music Prize recognises and highlights the work of exceptional and innovative Swiss musicians. 14 musicians and ensembles also receive a Swiss Music Prize.

2019-04-23

Switzerland @jazzahead!2019 / 25 to 28 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.

2019-03-11

A new editorial feature for swissmusic.ch

Under the READ header, you can discover everything from film scores to independent record labels and effervescent rap scene. All sorts of thematic Dossiers on the Swiss musical landscape.

2019-02-14

Swiss Music Day on the public radio stations - 15th February

Option Musique, SRF1, RTR, Swiss Classic and some others radio stations introduce you to the swiss music with an exclusive programme. Listen to the selection of Option Musique below.

Vorschaubild - Huddersfield at 40!
2017-12-12
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The anniversary edition of England’s grand old lady of new music festivals featured a broad selection of Swiss music once more.
Contemporary music, Classical music, Jazz
Tobias Gerber
2017-12-12
EN | DE
Die Grande Dame der englischen Festivals für neue Musik featurete nicht nur in ihrer Jubiläumsausgabe ein breites Spektrum schweizerischer Musik.
Contemporary music, Classical music, Jazz
Tobias Gerber
Vorschaubild - Making new from old
2017-11-02
EN | DE
The Zurich New Music Days are going to become a biennial. In 2017, the non-curated “Focus Contemporary – Zurich-West" will serve as a transition.
Contemporary music, Classical music
Gabrielle Weber
2017-11-02
EN | DE
Die Tage für Neue Musik Zürich werden zur Biennale. 2017 dient das unkuratierte Festival Focus Contemporary – Zürich-West als Überbrückung.
Contemporary music, Classical music
Gabrielle Weber

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  • Maths District Five
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  • XVII AKSHAM
  • 04:26
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  • Running After the Sun Marie Kruttli Trio
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  • Speak Low feat. Julian Sa... Lucia Cadotsch
  • 04:54
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  • Microcosmoism Samuel Rohrer
  • 05:43
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  • Sisyphe Colin Vallon Trio
  • 04:26
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  • Kohäsion Trio Heinz Herbert
  • 05:16
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  • Q Luzia Von Wyl
  • 03:42
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  • One More Piece Of Chocolate Nicole Johänntgen
  • 04:03
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  • Radical OESTETIK
  • 05:11
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  • The Night Comes Soon Jean-Paul Brodbec...
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  • Hotzen AUL
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  • Love Unknown Lorenzo De Finti ...
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  • Incandenza (Live) Kappeler / Zumthor
  • 05:46
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  • Dance! Ohad Talmor & Chr...
  • 05:04
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  • L'Orage L'Orage
  • 04:34
  • 2
  • Laissez Passer TootArd
  • 03:53
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  • Duša Šume Šuma Čovjek
  • 03:18
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  • El Argentino Aureliano Marin
  • 03:22
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  • Nanluli Jacob Salem & Som...
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  • Virose Da Cruz
  • 03:54
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  • Tany Be (Comp Edit) Lindigo (Alma Neg...
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  • Bêtes féroces Orchestre Tout Pu...
  • 06:41
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  • Restrictus Mario Batkovic
  • 07:40
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  • Alrozana Hassan Taha / Ens...
  • 04:21
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  • Vishnja Elina Duni
  • 04:06
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  • Brahim's Dream Amine & Hamza
  • 09:09
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  • The Getaway Bahur Ghazi's Pal...
  • 06:57
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  • Embrüf II Christian Zehnder...
  • 03:03
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  • Tibetan Joy and Suffering Porok Karpo
  • 05:01
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  • Le Banquet Ezko Kikoutchi
  • 13:35
  • 3
  • Contingency Oscar Bianchi
  • 19:57
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  • Esquisse : "le Froid" Walter Feldmann
  • 09:00
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  • Safran im Februar Kimmig–Studer–Zim...
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  • CORNO SONORO Edu Haubensak
  • 07:34
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  • Breathe Stefan Keller
  • 12:38
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  • Gravity's Rainbow Michael Pelzel
  • 07:46
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  • Spuren Katharina Rosenbe...
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  • Anakyklikon Antoine Fachard
  • 12:45
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  • Pocket Enemy Daniel Zea
  • 10:01
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  • Grünschall 2 Peter Conradin Zu...
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  • Nünix Ambäck
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  • Trois Jeunes Filles Kristina Fuchs Rö...
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  • Freitag der 18te Hujässler
  • 02:53
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  • Le Ranz des Vaches Jütz & Shakulimba
  • 04:36
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  • Die Rächer von Miglieglia Christoph Pfändle...
  • 02:22
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  • Ausschnitt aus "Dr Stiär" Chammerart und Co...
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  • Ausschnitt aus "Still und... Coro Cantarina, I...
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  • Palace Quartett Robin Mark
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  • Zalpgah Draegers Karsumpel
  • 06:28
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  • Me söttid go Matthias Lincke's...
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  • Meitlin von Blofelden tan... Tritonus
  • 02:37
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  • La pulce d'acqua SULP
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  • Ausschnitt aus "Konfidenz... TOPF
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  • Ausschnitt aus "Stamme" Alpin Project
  • 03:36
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  • Die stolzi Mülleri Silberen
  • 02:47
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  • Hinz rockt Zugluft
  • 04:10
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  • Schäfli-Schottisch Stadtländer
  • 03:30
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  • Jodel plus Blues +Jodel+
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  • feeling Ländlerorchester ...
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Research

neo.mx3

Platform dedicated to the presentation of Swiss composers and performers from the contemporary music scene.

Mx3 - popular music

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

Mx3

Platform dedicated to the presentation of Swiss artists from the world of pop, jazz and world music.

Swiss Music Magazine

A journal about Swiss music life, music societies and musical politics.

Gateway to Swiss folk music

Archives of Swiss folk music of yesterday and today.

Petzi Clubs & Festivals

Guide and Agenda to the main Swiss clubs and Festivals of world music and pop.

Jazz Biographies

Biographical collection of Swiss Jazz.

RISM Switzerland

Archives of scores and sheet music from Swiss libraries.

culturalpromotion.ch

Directory of public and private Swiss institutions supporting cultural organizations and projects.

Musinfo

Directory of Swiss composers, performers, improvisers, ensembles and authors on the contemporary music scene.

Swiss National Sound Archives

Swiss sound archives.

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