This collection from Intakt releases presents you with a musical portrait of Irène Schweizer. The expedition through the work of this great jazz pianist represents a passage through a lively, international music scene that is characterized by a immense amount of creativity, constant innovation, cooperation and self-will. The 88-page booklet included collects Irène Schweizer’s CD productions of the last 20 years, citations from press reviews, and it reprints an authoritative text on music of the pianist: put together as an introduction to the works of Irène Schweizer, as orientation and overview. And as a document of her extraordinary musical works of art.
released January 1, 2005
Irène Schweizer with Omri Ziegele, Louis Moholo, Les Diaboliques, Pierre Favre, Co Streiff, Günter Sommer, Han Bennink, Andrew Cyrille, Fred Anderson, Hamid Drake.