“Der Gaukler Tag” tomorrow on SRF

        Do you look out to-night? The moon rides like a girl through a topaz town. Emily Dickinson (fragment from a letter)   If there is one Continue reading

Back from Berlin

Back home after some days in Berlin, where we mixed singer and composer Sarah Buechi‘s new record Shadow Garden (to be released by Intakt Records in the fall) in Martin Continue reading

suddenly you want more

As I am in the phase of developing what is to come, listening, taking things in, beholding and going to hear and see live music is very dear to me. In Continue reading


The heat sure is on now. But before signing off for a bit to be carried by the sea in Italy I was happy to be in Zurich’s beautiful Tonhalle, and discover two Continue reading

Maison de la Radio. Paris, France.

Comment dire? Je suis une radiophile. J’aime écouter des voix (qui parlent, qui chantent) – pour leur timbre, pour leur mélodie, leur rythme aussi. Et j’aime les écouter pour entendre ce Continue reading

Relaxing things a bit… soon

After a full on exam season (by my students) things will be relaxing a bit, quite soon. It’s my favourite season surely. Air. Light. The sun. Open skies. Water. Warmth. Space Continue reading

Some Things Stay

Tears and fears and feeling proudTo say I love you right out loudDreams and schemes and circus crowdsI’ve looked at life that way But now old friends are acting strangeThey shake Continue reading

L’équilibre des contraires

Yes, it is true, I do like opposites. In many ways. I am attracted to a band sound resulting from musicians having developped a very personal voice – and using Continue reading

May into June

The week ahead looks rather full – of music, that is.  It all starts today with my student Nina Reiter from Austria doing her final MA exam in Jazz Performance at the Continue reading

A Lausanne

J’avais aujourd’hui le plaisir d’être l’invitée d’Yves Bron pour l’émission MAGMA de la RTS. On a pu parler de mes musiciens, le concert qu’on fera avec The Gift au Printemps Continue reading