BLAER’s music is quiet yet powerful. No sound is excessive here, everything has its place.
Repetitive piano patterns and spherically floating saxophone lines define this jazz, reduced to the bare essentials.
The Swiss quintet surrounding Maja Nydegger created their atmospheric debut six years ago.
Now, in 2020, the band is releasing their third album YELLOW on Nik Bärtsch's Ronin Rhythm Records.
Maja Nydegger: P, Comp
Nils Fischer: As, Bcl
Claudio von Arx: Ts
Simon Iten: Kb
Philippe Ducommun: Dr