© 2016 by Pius Baschnagel

BIOGRAPHY

Musician. Drummer. Composer.
For me Jazz is pure passion. And I just can't imagine life without passion.

 

Dozent at Zuercher Hochschule der Kuenste ZHdK 

 

Education:

  • Graduated at Musicians Institute (PIT, California) with specialaward "Vocational"

  • Diploma SMPV

  • Various Classes in Brazil, Cuba and USA 

 

Awards:

  • Kulturfoerderpreis by the City of Illnau-Effretikon 2004


National and international performances and recordings:

  • Barbara Dennerlein

  • Joshua Redman

  • Dave Liebmann

  • Rick Margitza

  • Benny Golson

  • Alex Sipiagin

  • Thomas Gansch

  • Chico Freeman

  • NDR Bigband

  • Daniel Powter

  • Swiss Army Big Band

  • Jean-Michel Pilc

  • Rhoda Scott

  • Till Broenner

  • Jimmy Woode

  • Nubya

  • Benny Bailey

  • George Gruntz

  • Herbie Kopf

  • Picason


Festivals:

  • Caliente

  • JazznoJazz

  • Blueballs Lucerne

  • Festival da Jazz St. Moritz 

  • Generations

  • JazzAscona

  • Jazzfestival Schaffhausen

  • Art On Ice

  • Drumfestival Switzerland

Countries:

  • Germany

  • Austria

  • Oman

  • Netherlands

  • Lithuania

  • Rumania

  • Italy

  • China

  • Hongkong

  • Greece

  • France

  • Madagskar

  • Ukraine

  • Lebanon