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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?
Dossier
Women are underrepresented on the Swiss music scene. How have these structures become established? What do we have to do to achieve greater equality?
Dossier
Les femmes sont sous-représentées sur les scènes musicales. De quoi a-t-on besoin pour davantage d'égalité?
Dossier
Frauen sind in der Schweizer Musikszene stark unterrepräsentiert. Wie sind solche Strukturen gewachsen? Und was braucht's für mehr Gleichgewicht?
Vorschaubild - Real utopias
Dossier
Cosa contraddistingue gli ensemble di musica contemporanea attivi in Svizzera? Un’istantanea quale work in progress.
Dossier
Qu’est-ce qui distingue les ensembles suisses de musique contemporaine? Premier tour d’horizon.
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Was zeichnet in der Schweiz beheimatete Ensembles für zeitgenössische Musik aus? Eine Bestandsaufnahme als 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.
Vorschaubild - Independent labels: a work in progress
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Una serie di articoli per tentare di mettere in luce una cultura tanto dinamica quanto complessa
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Versuch eines Überblicks über eine ebenso dynamische wie komplexe Szene
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Une série d’articles comme une tentative de mise en lumière d’une culture aussi dynamique que complexe.
Dossier
A series of articles aiming to highlight a musical culture that is as dynamic as it is complex.
Vorschaubild - On the trail of Swiss-French rap
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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.
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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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La parte francofona della Svizzera vanta una cultura rap estremamente ricca. Una panoramica dal passato al presente.
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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.
Vorschaubild - Electronics and Equality
2019-10-21
EN | DE
Gender awareness is slowly increasing in electronic music. But it hasn’t yet done much to change the underrepresentation of women. What’s going wrong?
Contemporary music, Pop
Theresa Beyer
2019-10-21
EN | DE
In der elektronischen Musik nimmt das Genderbewusstsein zwar langsam zu, doch an der Untervertretung von Frauen ändert das wenig. Was läuft schief?
Contemporary music, Pop
Theresa Beyer
Vorschaubild - Towards greater gender equality
2019-10-21
EN | DE
Women are underrepresented on the Swiss music scene. But we have hardly any statistics. If we are ever going to correct this imbalance, we need facts.
Various
Andrea Zimmermann
2019-10-21
EN | DE
Frauen sind in der Schweizer Musik untervertreten. Zahlen gibt es aber kaum. Um die Schieflage zu verstehen und zu verändern braucht es eine Studie.
Various
Andrea Zimmermann
Vorschaubild - Swiss music history reloaded: Where are the women?
2019-10-21
EN | DE
Komponistinnen sind rar in der Schweizer Musikgeschichte. Gab es wirklich keine? Oder hat das kollektive Musikgedächtnis sie bisher einfach ignoriert?
Contemporary music, Classical music
Daniel Lienhard
2019-10-21
EN | DE
Women composers are a rare thing in Swiss music history. Were there really none at all or has the collective memory simply ignored them up to now?
Contemporary music, Classical music
Daniel Lienhard

News

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 ensembles in pursuit of the new
2019-06-25
EN | DE
Ensembles für zeitgenössische Musik sind rege Willensgemeinschaften. Eine Expedition zu den Hotspots einer Musikszene, die Utopien zu leben weiss.
Contemporary music
Johannes Knapp
2019-06-25
EN | DE
Swiss contemporary music ensembles are lively communities formed by a common will. An expedition to the hotspots of a lively music scene.
Contemporary music
Johannes Knapp

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  • One More Piece Of Chocolate Nicole Johänntgen
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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.

Directory

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