Sylvie Courvoisier solo piano

Sylvie Courvoisier solo piano

Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 7.30pm

Sylvie Courvoisier is a pianist, composer and improviser. Born in Lausanne, Switzerland, Courvoisier moved to New York in 1998 and has lived in Brooklyn since that time.

Courvoisier has led several groups over the years and has recorded over 25 records as a leader or co-leader for different labels, notably ECM , Tzadik and Intakt Records and 35 cds as a sideperson.

She has performed and recorded with John Zorn, Mark Feldman, Yusef Lateef, Ikue Mori, Tony Oxley, Tim Berne, Joey Baron, Joëlle Léandre, Herb Robertson, Butch Morris, Evan Parker, Mark Dresser, Ellery Eskelin, Lotte Anker, Fred Frith, Michel Godard, Tomazs Stanko among others.

She has been commissioned to write music for concerts, radio, dance and theater.

Website

Sylvie Courvoisier Solo - Schaffhauser Jazzfestival 2013

Published on 10 November 2017

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