Herzog-Buchmann Bettina

(23. 07. 1977)

Herzog-Buchmann Bettina
Tunnelstrasse 26
CH-3900 Brig (VS)

Tel: +41 76 563 23 77

Genre: Classical Music
Professional activity: Improvisers, Interpreters, Authors
* 23. 07. 1977.

Bettina Buchmann was born in Lucerne and resides in Basel, Switzerland. Following her teacher training studies at Winterthur Conservatory, Buchmann studied under Teodoro Anzellotti at the Bern School of Music and Theatre. She is best known for her work in the area of contemporary music and is also recognized for her interpretations of classical music from the Early Baroque to Late Romantic. She has worked with many contemporary composers, premiering new pieces.
Ms. Buchmann has performed in many festivals and concert series, including: the Europäischen Musikmonat in Basel, Switzerland, performances with the Basel Symphony Orchestra, the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, the baselsinfonietta, and at the Swiss pavilion during Expo 2000 in Hannover, Germany (published on CD with Music-Szene Schweiz). She has also performed free improvisational projects throughout Germany and Switzerland, including Frankfurt and the island of Rügen.
In 2000, Ms. Buchmann was awarded a fellowship to attend the Darmstadt Summer Program for New Music.
Most recently, Ms. Buchmann was a Leighton Studio resident at The Banff Centre where she completed a guide to composing for the accordion for publication in 2010. During her residency, she collaborated with many artists including jazz musician Dave Douglas.
Her book "The techniques of playing accordion" is available at Baerenreiter edition.

Beat Fehlmann: Ein nackten Ton im Glas haben
Alexander Grebtschenko: Null-Tanz für Akkordeon
Gérard Grisey: Passacaille
Sofia Gubaidulina: De Profundis
Toshio Hosokawa: Sen V für Akkordeon
Toshio Hosokawa: Melodia
Klaus Huber: Black Plaint for shô and percussion
Nicolaus A. Huber: Covered with music
Niklaus A. Huber: Auf Flügeln der Harfe für Akkordeon
Maurizio Kagel: Auf Zungen Stimmen
György Kurtág: Játékok
Lukas Langlotz: Nacht. Erzählung
Junghae Lee: Der Gesang der Schildkröte for alto, clarinet and accordion
György Ligeti: Musica ricercata
Isabelle Mundry: Spiegel Bilder
Fabian Müller: Fünf imaginäre Chüereihen für Akkordeon und Alphorn
Younghi Pagh-Paan: NE MA-UM für Akkordeon
Younghi Pagh-Paan: Ta Ryong V
Younghi Pagh-Paan: IO
Michèle Rusconi: sin embargo
Annette Schmucki: am fenster
Johannes Schöllhorn: madria
Herzog-Buchmann, Bettina: Die Spieltechnik des Akkordeons, Bärenreiter, Kassel 2010

Last updated: 2020-10-06 16:48:10