Tobias Preisig

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Tobias Preisig
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Background information
Born (1981-09-18) 18 September 1981 (age 42)
Zurich, Switzerland
GenresJazz alternative
Instrument(s) Violin
LabelsTraumton, ObliqSound, Qilin

Tobias Preisig (born September 18, 1981 in Zurich) is a Swiss violinist and composer. His style can be described as alternative jazz or experimental improvised jazz. [1]


He plays mainly with his electronica duo Egopusher.

Tobias Preisig Quartet

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Tobias Preisig Quartet Tobias Preisig

The quartet formed in 2009 with pianist Stefan Aeby, bass player André Pousaz, and drummer Michi Stulz. Two albums have been released since then: In Transit (Traumton) in 2012 and Flowing Mood, (ObliqSound) in 2010. The band toured through Switzerland, France, Austria, Germany, Japan, and China, playing at festivals such as the Cully Jazz Festival, Hamburg's Überjazz, Basel's Offbeat, Jazz Festival Schaffhausen, Altstadtherbst Düsseldorf, JZ Festival Shanghai. [2]



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  1. "Tobias Preisig :: Violinist | Biography". Tobias Preisig.
  2. Tour dates China
  3. Website of the city of Zurich