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Musica per la radio is a series of concerts conceived for the radio and transmitted exclusively on the radio.


A series of concerts conceived for the radio and transmitted exclusively on the radio We talk about Music for the radio because we believed in an initial hypothesis where specific music for the radio exists and whose optimal listening conditions are through the radio, through the radio device and through the radio speaker. 2020 12 […]


Mark Vernon is a Glasgow based artist who explores concepts of audio archaeology, magnetic memory and nostalgia through his sound works. At the core of his practice lies a fascination with the intimacy of the radio voice, environmental sound, obsolete media and the reappropriation of found recordings. A rich collection of domestic tape recordings; audio […]


Charo Calvo studied Physic Sciences at Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, she was an active member of the theater company of the university and became a dancer after an unexpected workshop given by an American dancer of Martha Graham in Madrid in 1980. She arrived in 1987 to Brussels as a founder member of the dance […]


Ma Fille, duo mythique d’une certaine scène genevoise, avec des apparitions aussi rares que la canicule au mois de décembre, MA FILLE (Mara Krastina from Massicot & Vegan 2000 et l’artiste visuelle Paola Carbone) Musica per la radio is a series of concerts conceived for the radio and transmitted exclusively on the radio Link to […]


Caroline Profanter studied Computer Music and Electronic Media at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna and holds a Master’s degree in Acousmatic Composition from the Conservatoire Royal de Mons in Belgium. She collects field recordings, combines them with electronics, and explores the grey zones in between concrete material and abstraction. Therefore she […]


Thee total sonic fallout, conducted by traffucked, severely screwed and always delayed sphere recordings, saturated with no reason, no logic and no input. A nihilistic sound manifesto, for thee last ones and thee retarded Musica per la radio is a series of concerts conceived for the radio and transmitted exclusively on the radio Link […]


Le duo Rush & Ranouchka se retrouvent pour la deuxième fois dans le sibyllin studio radio pic-nic avec l’intention de composer une musique radio ésotérique visant une expérience active et divine de transmutation. La finalité du projet radiophonique allant au-delà de l’écoute-même de la musique, elle vise à mener tant l’auditeur que les compositeurs vers […]


TAIMASHOE (Gessica Zinni), a Zurich based artist, explore the maze of grunge and folk using her voice, acustic instruments and electronic. She wink at the dragons of the beat generation bringing freshness and experimentation without fear on enligthing unusual path. A mix between speleology and surfing on musical genre and style. She calls it: A […]


Anita mélange des sons issus du réel à des sons synthétiques, construisant et déconstruisant de très belle manière de larges et profonds espaces sonores imaginaires. Floutant magnifiquement la frontière entre sons synthétiques et sons du réel, Anita nous plonge dans un état de trouble d’avant-sieste/sommeil, confondant nos sens et perceptions, là où les sons/source sonores […]


He’s been producing electronic music with computers, mpcs, synthesizers, bass guitars and a fleet of analogue effect gear. He has a fondness for samples from old records, movies and has also been discovering field recording. Bit-Tuner works with heavy beats, blown up bass sounds, gloomy athmospheres, acid-driven melodies and uproaring soundscapes. His musical field of […]


His influences range from the decomposed structure works of old pioneers of Electronic Music to more classic Jazz, electronic and analog music from the now, before and tomorrow. The diversity of the music that inspires him, finds reflection in his own sonic adventures, forming ever evolving sound, combining as map and compass to guide his […]


La composition musicale a été entièrement créée à partir de sons domestiques collectés chez les habitants du quartier qui ont ouvert leur porte pour nous faire partager leur son de prédilection, favori ou redouté. Cette approche vise à mettre en relation les sons de l’espace intime et la potentielle musicalité qui en découle. A l’issue […]


Lucerne’s Martina Lussi feels home in the intersection between fine arts, music and performance. Within her work she challenges dichotomies such as conscious/unconscious, power/powerlessness and inside/outside. On top, the body of the spectator always plays an essential role in her pieces. Martina has presented her work in various art spaces and in clubs throughout Switzerland […]


We are Sapin Magique and we play improvised shamanic regressive music. Musica per la radio is a series of concerts conceived for the radio and transmitted exclusively on the radio Link to the project:


Whether you call it just work, music or art. There are two main line in his work; technology, and the abuse of simple things to create complex objects. Musica per la radio is a series of concerts conceived for the radio and transmitted exclusively on the radio Link to the project:


Karen Geyer is a sound artist who is active between Zurich and New York. Under the name “Grauton” (“shade of grey”) she invents and builds her own mechanical objects whose sounds she picks up using contact microphones; she then amplifies and steers these sounds via a mixing desk as if they were the instruments of […]


Alexandre Joly is a sound artist influenced by nature and its hided forces. He is often using micro sound or even inaudible sound to compose installation in public space. As musician he improvise as a shaman can do during a ceremony. He keep the attention on every small modulation of the sound in order to […]


The “Strotter” in the decade before World War II were fishing in the canalisation for stocked fat to sell it to soapcompanies. As they were standing on the edge of society, today Strotter Inst. stands on the edge of art and music, working with stuff thrown away by others. Musica per la radio is […]


The Geneva quartet MASSICOT sounds as if it can barely keep its own energy under control. The no-frills, bone-dry guitar sound oscillates between hypnotically repetitive passages and noisy outbursts. The quartet’s songs are reduced to mere skeletons that burst with intensity. Simone Aubert plays rhythm guitar with a manic energy; Lea Jaecklin coaxes sounds from […]


The co-founder of ganzerplatz soundstudios has been an active musician and producer in a wide range of musical contexts. As a composer and sound artist he produces music & sounddesign for feature films, documentaries, theater and radio. In live performances and installations Simon Grab uses the venue as an acoustic playground. He likes exploring new […]


Musica per la radio is a series of concerts conceived for the radio and transmitted exclusively on the radio Olga Kokcharova is a sound artist, musician and visual artist based in Geneva. Born in Siberia, she immigrated to Switzerland at the age of 16. Her small childhood town, built around centers of scientific research in […]


Joke Lanz is one of the most prolific and profound artists working in the border zones where performance and body art meet Improvisation and Noise. In his Sudden Infant guise, Lanz creates a unique blend of physical sound poetry and epileptic noise bursts, using contact microphones, loops, tapes etc. The result is an extreme form […]


Antoine Läng’s (vocals+electronics) taste for hybridization and experimentation leads him to use electronic devices as a means of voice processing to extend its range. Initiated in rock, metal or jazz bands, this process is ongoing and increasingly directed toward experimental and improvised music, in regular projects (dQtç, Léon trio, Atomic Paracelze, InsubMetaOrchestra) or solo. Fascinated […]