Hannes Meyer (1939 - 2013)
Teaching seminar EMS Schiers
Music studies in Basel (solo, composition, direction, organ)
Practikal courses: ‚Komödie’ Basel, Switzerland. Chamber opera, Stadtoper Berlin (tours in Switzerland), concert diploma organ
Performances as a soloist, conductor of his own ensemble, organ Pictus Compagny, animator and composer
1967 Foundation of the Bergkirchlikonzerte Arosa
Hannes Meyer is regarded as a pioneer of his vision: 'Broad music on the basis of organ culture'. His diverse repertoire is recorded on many CD recordings. With his organ days for a whole village or a whole city, Hannes Meyer was also a sponsor of youth musicians and of amateur musicians.
Acknowledgment Prize of the Government of the Canton of Graubünden, Swiss Trachtenfest Geneva, Prix Suisse (Radio DRS), ORG Prize, UBS Award.
Volkstümliche Musik, Klassik