Music

I hear colours

Student portrait Mirjam Skal When Mirjam Skal hears sounds, she sees colours. The synaesthete therefore describes her approach to composing as very intuitive. ...

Nerve, soul and memory

David Virelles's music combines cultural influences from Africa, Western Europe, America and the Afro-Caribbean diaspora. Photograph: José Silva Jazz lecturer...

A woman and her bass

Student portrait Jeanaine Jarret Holding her double bass, and with a microphone close to her lips, Jeanaine Jarret gives groovy bass lines a flowing melody. Sh...

Recorder

Large or small, a classical Renaissance piece or a modern interpretation: the recorder is more versatile than its reputation. Photograph: Regula Bearth © ZHdK ...

The king and the pirates

Like every organ, the organ at the Toni-Areal is unique. It has been specially adapted to the hall to ensure perfect acoustics. Photograph: Regula Bearth @ZHdK...

Music is my language

portrait Just before relocation: Anna Gebert in her apartment in Trondheim in spring 2020. Photograph: Leikny Havik Skjærseth In her eventful life, Anna Gebe...

A song is never finished

Fine-tuning “Flares”: singer Silas Kutschmann and sound engineer Yves Gerber at work. Photograph: Johannes Dietschi ZHdK They storm the charts and become ca...