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Featured Artists:

Erika Stucky
Frederik Köster Quartett
Christian Zehnder Quartett
David Helbock's Random/Control
Carsten Daerr Trio
Arne Jansen Trio
Science Fiction Theater
Montmorensy
Patty Moon
Kathrin Scheer
Fjoralba Turku Quartet

 

 

 

 

Christian Zehnder Quartett (Switzerland)

File under: World / Switzerland

Christian Zehnder: vocals, yodeling, overtonesinging, laudola, bandoneon Barbara Schirmer: swiss cimbalom Thomas Weiss: percussion, drums Michael Pfeuti: double bass, bassetto

As one of the few practitioners of European overtone singing, vocalist Christian Zehnder (Stimmhorn) achieves soundscapes between earthbound rumbling of home and otherworldly whirring. He introduces new impulses into vocal techniques long romanticised and occupied by the New-Age scene, by being able to integrate mythical overtone singing into his compositions. Sounds emerge that are at once earthly yet unknown, mysterious, impossible to categorise, without falling into a celebration of folk-music tradition.

Info: Christian Zehnder Quartett
Homepage: www.zehndermusic.ch
MySpace: myspace.com/christianzehnder
MySpace: myspace.com/stimmhornofficial

CDs:

kraah
CD 4515-2
release 2008

schmelz
CD 4542-2
release 2010

 

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