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Vorschaubild - WOMEX 21
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SWISS MUSIC is back at the World Music Expo in Porto (PT)⎪27–31 October 2021
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SWISS MUSIC is back at the World Music Expo in Porto (PT)⎪27–31 October 2021
Vorschaubild - Swiss Triplets
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Arthur Hnatek swaps his sticks for a microphone to present a podcast on Swiss music.
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Arthur Hnatek troque ses baguettes pour un micro, le temps d'un podcast sur la musique suisse.
Vorschaubild - New Swiss folk music
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Nella Svizzera degli ultimi decenni la musica popolare ha conosciuto un notevole impulso. Un dossier sulla nuova voglia di tradizione.
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Folk music in Switzerland has been booming in recent decades. In this dossier, we take a look at this new delight in tradition.
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Die Volksmusik in der Schweiz hat in den vergangenen Jahrzehnten einen grossen Auftrieb erfahren. Ein Dossier über die neue Lust an der Tradition.
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La musique populaire a connu un important essor au cours des dernières décennies. Ce dossier se consacre à cette passion retrouvée pour la tradition.
Vorschaubild - Stay at home and listen to Swiss music
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Elles fleurissent dans toute la Suisse, ces initiatives musicales créatives et en ligne! Découvrez-les ici!
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These creative and online musical initiatives are flourishing all over Switzerland! Discover them here!
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In tutta la Svizzera stanno nascendo iniziative musicali creative online. Scopritele qui!
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In der ganzen Schweiz spriessen kreative musikalische Online-Initiativen. Entdecken Sie diese hier!
Vorschaubild - Switzerland, the land of festivals?
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The number of events and concerts in Switzerland has increased by 85% in the last ten years. With over 400 festivals, is it a case of overkill?
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Innerhalb eines Jahrzehnts hat die Anzahl der Grosskonzerte in der Schweiz um 85 % auf über 400 zugenommen. Ist damit der Markt bald ausgereizt?
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In un decennio il numero di eventi e concerti in Svizzera è salito dell’85%. Con oltre 400 festival si avvicina la saturazione dell’offerta?
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En dix ans, le nombre d'événements et de concerts en Suisse a augmenté de 85%. Avec plus de 400 festivals, arriverait-on bientôt à saturation ?
Vorschaubild - The Swiss music scene: A man’s world
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Le donne sono sotto-rappresentate nella scena musicale svizzera. Cos'è necessario per più uguaglianza?
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Women are underrepresented on the Swiss music scene. How have these structures become established? What do we have to do to achieve greater equality?
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Les femmes sont sous-représentées sur les scènes musicales. De quoi a-t-on besoin pour davantage d'égalité?
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Frauen sind in der Schweizer Musikszene stark unterrepräsentiert. Wie sind solche Strukturen gewachsen? Und was braucht's für mehr Gleichgewicht?
Vorschaubild - Real utopias
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Qu’est-ce qui distingue les ensembles suisses de musique contemporaine? Premier tour d’horizon.
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Cosa contraddistingue gli ensemble di musica contemporanea attivi in Svizzera? Un’istantanea quale work in progress.
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What are the characteristics of Swiss contemporary music ensembles? We have embarked on a survey – albeit one that is by necessity a work in progress.
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Was zeichnet in der Schweiz beheimatete Ensembles für zeitgenössische Musik aus? Eine Bestandsaufnahme als Work in progress.
Vorschaubild - Independent labels: a work in progress
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Versuch eines Überblicks über eine ebenso dynamische wie komplexe Szene
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Una serie di articoli per tentare di mettere in luce una cultura tanto dinamica quanto complessa
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A series of articles aiming to highlight a musical culture that is as dynamic as it is complex.
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Une série d’articles comme une tentative de mise en lumière d’une culture aussi dynamique que complexe.
Vorschaubild - On the trail of Swiss-French rap
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La parte francofona della Svizzera vanta una cultura rap estremamente ricca. Una panoramica dal passato al presente.
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Im französischsprachigen Teil der Schweiz existiert eine reiche und lebendige Rap-Kultur. Ein Überblick von der Vergangenheit bis heute.
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In its French-speaking part, Switzerland has a rich and plentiful rap culture. The following dossier covers its journey from past to present.
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Dans sa partie francophone (la Romandie), la Suisse est riche d’une culture rap foisonnante. Panorama d’hier à aujourd’hui.
Vorschaubild - The playlist
2021-10-18
EN | FR
The brand new playlist is now available on swissmusic.ch (Listen) and on Spotify.
Folk music, Global
SWISS MUSIC
2021-10-18
EN | FR
The brand new playlist is now available on swissmusic.ch (Listen) and on Spotify.
Folk music, Global
SWISS MUSIC
Vorschaubild - The compilation
2021-10-18
EN | FR
Get your WORLD VI CD-compilation at the SWISS MUSIC stand at WOMEX 21
Folk music, Global
SWISS MUSIC
2021-10-18
EN | FR
Get your WORLD VI CD-compilation at the SWISS MUSIC stand at WOMEX 21
Folk music, Global
SWISS MUSIC

News

2021-11-10

SWISS MUSIC – GLOBAL & FOLK: The brand new playlist is now online

The new playlist tells the story of musical roots from countless cultural backgrounds growing on into a new generation of brilliant musicians.
Now on Spotify and swissmusic

2020-07-31

Electronic and Jazz in the spotlight!

Under Listen, Find two new and fresh playlists of Electronic and Jazz Music made in Switzerland

2020-05-15

Stay at home and listen to Swiss music!

swissmusic.ch will bring together and highlight these collective initiatives that hope to illuminate our daily lives and which allow the many creators to continue to exist.

2020-01-24

SWISS MUSIC @IKF

The Swiss stand SWISS MUSIC will be present at the Internationale Kulturbörse (IKF) in Freiburg i.B. from 26 to 29 January 2020.

2020-01-15

Switzerland is the focus country of the 2020 edition of Eurosonic

We are excited about this wonderful opportunity to showcase the Swiss music scene and introduce some of the artists and bands that represent our creativity and diversity!

2019-10-17

SWISS MUSIC at MaMA Festival & Convention

The Swiss delegation is gathering at the Swiss Business Mixer in Paris Pigalle on Friday, 17 October.

2019-09-25

SWISS MUSIC at Waves Vienna: Friday, 27 September, 16:30

The Swiss Business Mixer on 27 September is the opportunity for Swiss professionals to catch up with the international music business at the Viennese showcase Festival.

2019-09-20

20 September is the SWISS DAY at the Reeperbahn Festival in Hamburg (18-21.09)

On Friday 20 September, the Swiss delegates at the Reeperbahn Festival will be given the opportunities the get in touch with the international music business at 3 different events. Raclette included.

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.

Vorschaubild - Swiss Global & Folk directory
2021-10-18
EN | FR
Find the most important players in the field of global and folk music in Switzerland.
Folk music, Global
SWISS MUSIC
2021-10-18
EN | FR
Find the most important players in the field of global and folk music in Switzerland.
Folk music, Global
SWISS MUSIC
Vorschaubild - Swiss Triplets : Roberto Haçaturyan
2021-05-05
EN | FR
"My commitment allows me to support cultures from which I have learned so much and to give something back"
Jazz, Electro, Global, Pop
Arthur Hnatek
2021-05-05
EN | FR
"Mon engagement me permet de soutenir les cultures dont j'ai tant appris et de redonner quelque chose en retour"
Jazz, Electro, Global, Pop
Arthur Hnatek

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  • Brunos Velotöff Pierino e i lupi
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  • Mir sänne Drüdieter
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  • Äs Tänzli für d’Emilia Schäbyschigg
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  • Schattwand Silberen
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  • On Tour Stalldrang
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  • Dr Heimetvogel Albin Brun & Isa ...
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  • Birkentanz Evelyn & Kristina...
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  • Spanische Regentropfen Pflanzplätz
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  • Immer mobil Landstreichmusik
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  • Tunnelen Jütz
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  • Zäuerli und Ländlerli Fränggi & Maria G...
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  • Jodel Breton Sooon
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  • Trollig Töbi Tobler & Chr...
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  • Verändler : Schottisch Andreas Gabriel E...
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Research

Female* Music Directory

Platform for women, inter-, trans- and non-binary people in the Swiss music industry.

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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