M. E.

70 years old today, Manfred Eicher certainly has lots to celebrate. His achievements have been recognized worldwide, and just recently he won, for the fifth time, the DownBeat Critics Poll Continue reading

Completeness

I’ve been thinking a lot about my teachers lately. It has meant so much to me to have studied with some of my very favourite voices in music.  Well, it Continue reading

Nominated: The Juggler Of Day

Recently, I composed purely vocal music for a radio play production of Swiss Radio SRF, “Der Gaukler Tag” (“The Juggler Of Day”), a collaboration with the extraordinary director Claude Pierre Continue reading

Dance

When growing up, music was my joy, my solace, my refuge. It still is. In my happiest moments, I am dancing to music. Hearing, singing, moving, dancing. An everyday possibility Continue reading

The Gift

Today “The Gift”, my third record for ECM, was released. I am singing with Wolfert Brederode (piano, Indian harmonium), Matthieu Michel (flugelhorn) and Olavi Louhivuori (drums, percussion). Manfred Eicher produced the record.  Hoping to see you at one Continue reading