Simon Spiess could through his talent already with 15 years of age share the stage with Randy Brecker, Donny McCaslin, Greg Tardy, Michael Backer a.m. (Jazzaar Concerts Aarau) and with 17 begin his studies at Musikhochschule Basel, from where he graduated as Master of Arts in Musikpädagogik. The musician was three times awarded with prizes for his tireless work in various projects and thereby lived in Paris and Berlin (Rentsch 2011, Kt. Solothurn in 2012 and Kt. Aargau 2014). Simon Spiess is a very sensitive and open musician and composer, and through his work as a bandleader and sideman, he has made a name in the Swiss scene, which steadily extends around the world.
EDUCATION // Bachelor and Master studies at the Musikhochschule Basel, Department of Jazz, where he studied with Domenic Landolf, Lester Menezes, Matthieu Michel, Jorge Rossi and Adrian Mears, Nat Su, a.m., private lessons in New York with Mark Turner, Seamus Blake, Chris Potter, Chris Cheek, Greg Tardy and Donny McCaslin.
OFFICIAL ONLINE SHOP // CD‘s / LP‘s / MORE
ENDORSEMENT // EGR Ligatures & Alhambra Mouthpieces
MAIN PROJECT // SIMON SPIESS TRIO
SPONSORED BY // ISLER OPTIK (Glasses) & KLASSODERN (Saxophone Reeds)