HANS KOCH

Avant-Garde Jazz / Jazz Related Improv/Composition • Switzerland
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1948, Biel, Switzerland; bass clarinet, contrabass clarinet, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, electronics. Having studied at the Conservatory in Biel and Zurich, Hans Koch began his musical career as a classical clarinetist, working from 1973 to 1980 at the Music College of Winterthur. In 1978, he met Martin Schütz, also at the Conservatory, and they formed a jazz trio at the beginning of the 1980s, finally settling with the drummer Marco Käppeli. Moving through the Horace Silver and John Coltrane repertoire, they were later influenced by Albert Ayler, Steve Lacy, Anthony Braxton and Evan Parker, gradually moving to compose their own pieces. Performances eventually led to a recording of the trio on ECM and then a second disc the following year (1988) on Sound Aspects. In 1985 he won the best soloist award at the Jazzfestival Lugano and in 1986 was awarded the "Kulturpreis from the city of Biel". During the same read more...
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HANS KOCH Pitch Tongue album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Pitch Tongue
Avant-Garde Jazz 1987
HANS KOCH Hans Koch / Martin Schütz / Marco Käppeli : Accélération album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hans Koch / Martin Schütz / Marco Käppeli : Accélération
Avant-Garde Jazz 1988
HANS KOCH Uluru album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Uluru
Avant-Garde Jazz 1989
HANS KOCH Koch / Schütz / Käppeli : The Art Of The Staccato album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Koch / Schütz / Käppeli : The Art Of The Staccato
Avant-Garde Jazz 1990
HANS KOCH Chockshut album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Chockshut
Avant-Garde Jazz 1992
HANS KOCH Hardcore Chambermusic album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hardcore Chambermusic
Avant-Garde Jazz 1996
HANS KOCH Fidel album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fidel
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
HANS KOCH Roots And Wires album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Roots And Wires
Avant-Garde Jazz 2000
HANS KOCH Ellipses album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ellipses
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
HANS KOCH London Duos And Trios album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
London Duos And Trios
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
HANS KOCH Hans Koch, Thomas Rohrer, Antonio Panda Gianfratti ‎: Aicó album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hans Koch, Thomas Rohrer, Antonio Panda Gianfratti ‎: Aicó
Avant-Garde Jazz 2011
HANS KOCH Hans Koch,  Gaudenz Badrutt : Social Insects album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hans Koch, Gaudenz Badrutt : Social Insects
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012
HANS KOCH Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep
Avant-Garde Jazz 2013
HANS KOCH Hans Koch | Gaudenz Badrutt | Alexandre Babel ‎: Species-Appropriate Animal Husbandry album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hans Koch | Gaudenz Badrutt | Alexandre Babel ‎: Species-Appropriate Animal Husbandry
Avant-Garde Jazz 2013
HANS KOCH Erfolg album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Erfolg
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2014
HANS KOCH Hans Koch / Thomas Peter : Wucherungen album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hans Koch / Thomas Peter : Wucherungen
Avant-Garde Jazz 2015

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HANS KOCH Koch - Schütz - Käppeli : Accélération Controlée album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Koch - Schütz - Käppeli : Accélération Controlée
Avant-Garde Jazz 1987
HANS KOCH Live im Schiffbau album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live im Schiffbau
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
HANS KOCH Life Tied album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Life Tied
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
HANS KOCH Tales From 30 Unintentional Nights album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tales From 30 Unintentional Nights
Avant-Garde Jazz 2006
HANS KOCH Moodswing 3 - Hans Koch, Paul Lovens, Sabina Meyer ‎: Wegen Meines Beines album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Moodswing 3 - Hans Koch, Paul Lovens, Sabina Meyer ‎: Wegen Meines Beines
Avant-Garde Jazz 2010
HANS KOCH Koch / Kocher / Badrutt album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Koch / Kocher / Badrutt
Avant-Garde Jazz 2015
HANS KOCH Hans Koch / Jacques Demierre : Incunabulum album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hans Koch / Jacques Demierre : Incunabulum
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2019

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Hardcore Chambermusic
Avant-Garde Jazz 2007

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