Calm, always smiling, with a ritualistic approach to music, Swiss musician and composer Nik Bärtsch is a thrilling individual. Fascinated about his organically interwoven textures from jazz, funk, new music and minimalism, the interview explores his search for new and his dive into sound development.
Smida Jazz Festival is an international open-air event dedicated to contemporary and avant-garde jazz, taking place in Smida, Apuseni Nature Park. The musical program is combined with a daytime activities schedule, in order to offer a complete experience to the participants, from music lovers to outdoor enthusiasts and families.
Looking at the world of music one could live a feeling of hope. There are a lot of good musicians, passionate promoters and public eager to hear new sounds. Of course, things don’t move always as fast as we would like, but still, things are changing for the best for those who work and follow their path.