Anticipation

On Decemter 5th 2008 Beat and I did our dress rehersal in pleasant anticipation of our concert to happen seven days later; and you can imagine how we did it: we built up all our toys and just played on a gut level – as we intended to do in concert.   Beat Föllmi: Drums, Gongs, Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Organ, Synthesizers, Sylophon, Vocoder, Bass...

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Das präparierte Klavier

Beat got an old upright piano from somewhere; we then prepared the strings with different materials so it made interesting percussive sounds; of course we didn’t invent the concept of the Prepared Piano, but we had a lot of fun anyway. Check yourself. 08.mp3 07.mp3 11.mp3 10.mp3 09.mp3 15.mp3 13.mp3 (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa) Session on November 30th...

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Mallet Ballet

Studio Live Session Beat Föllmi: Hang, Balaphon, Drums Rochus Keller: Marimba, Piano, Guitars, Bass   Samples (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa): Track 1, Track 2, Track 3, Track 4, Track 5, Track 6, Track 7 [Show as slideshow] ...

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Celebration

Studio Live Session Beat Föllmi: Drums & Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Guitars, Bass     Samples (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa): Track 3, Track 4, Track 5, Track 6, Track 7, Track...

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Miss June

Studio Live Session Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Drums & Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Bass   Samples (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa): Track 1, Track 2, Track 3, Track 4,Track 5, Track 6, Track...

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ToyLand

Sequencer Multitrack Improvisation (i.e. I just played; for the imrovised pieces just what came to my mind) Rochus Keller: Composition & Arrangement (I played all instruments myself) I’m pleased to introduce my new toy. This is a long waited device finally able to play a whole production out of one tiny box. It has 16 channels, eight of which equiped with great...

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November Wind

Studio Live Session Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Drums & Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Guitar, Vocoder, Bass   Samples (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa): Track 1, Track 2, Track 7, Track...

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Flugsand

Studio Live Session Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Drums & Percussion Rochus Keller: Guitars, Bass   Samples (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa): Track 1, Track 2, Track 3, Track 5, Track...

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eVox

Studio Live Session Beat Föllmi: Drums and Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Synth, Bass, Vocoder   Samples (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa): Track 1, Track 2, Track 3, Track 4, Track...

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Loisium

Rochus Keller: Piano, Bass, Hörner, Orchester Beat Föllmi: Xylophon, Drums, Percussion Composition, Arrangement and Production by Rochus Keller     Pictures: On location Samples: Intro, Rondo, Gärphonie, Walzer,Basilika, Chor, Hochzeit Mix A, Mix B, Mix C Not used: LoessHymn, Mystic (License: Creative Commons...

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Melan Cholie

Studio Live Session Beat Föllmi: Drums and Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Synthesizer, Bass   Samples (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa): Track 2, Track 3, Track 4, Track 6, Track...

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Und siehe, es ward das Huhn

Xylophonie Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Xylophon, Vibraphon Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Tenor-Hörner, Bässe   Samples (License: Creative Commons by-nc-sa): Track 1, Track 2, Track 3, Track 4, Track 7, Track 9, Track 10, Track 13, Track...

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Bettagskonzert

Live in der Kirche St. Wolfgang, Hünenberg Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Drums, Percussion, Balaphon Carlo Gamma: Sopran & Tenor Sax, Voice Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Synthesizer, Orchestral Sounds, Bass Pedals Here is the music: Track 1, Track 2, Track 3, Track 5, Track 6, Track 7 And here are two extras, which we played before the audience...

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Nachtflug

Studio Live Session Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Drums and Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano and Computer Samples: Track 1, Track 4, Track...

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Heile Welt – Harte Arbeit

Die CD zum Buch von Roger Harrison Die Geschichte einer Älplerfamilie in der Schweiz Carlo Gamma: Sopran-, Alto- und Tenorsaxophon Beat Föllmi: Schlagzeug, Glocken und Milchkannen Rochus Keller: Flügel, Synth, Orgeln und Bässe Alpgeräusche: Irène Elber Produktion und Mastering: Rochus Keller Fotos: Roger Harrison Sample: Spilauer Suite, Booklet Page Sample: Regen...

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Live mit der Brass Band Uri

This is a recording of a quite unique event. The trio Föllmi-Gamma-Keller, extended by Christian Simmen, was invited by the Brass Band Uri for a double concert themed “ImBBrovisation” (improvisation). The concerts took place on March 8th and 9th 2002 in the venerable and sold out Tellspielhaus Altdorf. The recording is an excerpt of the second evening on...

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Musik für Kopf, Herz und Hang

Studio Live Session Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Hang, Ballaphon & Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Sylophon, Strings Produktion und Mastering: Rochus Keller Samples: Track 1, Track 3 Here is the original...

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Apertura

Live im Apertura Real Time Composition and Arrangement Swiss World Music Beat Föllmi: Drums and Percussion Carlo Gamma: Saxes Rochus Keller: Grand Piano and Synthesizer Produktion und Mastering: Rochus Keller Design: Urs Schön Pictures: Pic1, Pic2, Pic3, Pic4, Pic5, Pic6 Samples: Track 5, Track...

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Session 2001-05-18

Live Improvisations at the Percussion Atelier on May 18th 2001 Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Drums, Percussion, Bali Gongs, Balaphon Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Synthesizer,  Sylophon, Bass Pedals   Here’s the music: 01, 02, 03, 04, 05,...

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Esoteric Funk

Studio Live Session on January 2001 at Percussion Atelier Beat Föllmi: Drums and Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Synthesizer, Bass Pedals Samples: Track 1, Track...

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Reise ins Innere der Seele

Live Improvisations at the Percussion Atelier between June and October 2000 Real Time Composition and Arrangement Beat Föllmi: Drums, Percussion, Slonding, Voice, JamMan, Bowed Zither Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Synthesizer, Organ, Bass Pedals Here’s the music: 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, And here are the extras, which are not on the CD: 10, 11, 12, 13,...

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MomentAufnahme

Studio Live Session October 1999 at TNS Studio Gersau Real Time Composition and Arrangement Rochus Keller: Grand Piano Klaus Wassermann: Fretless Bass Beat Föllmi: Drums and Percussion Produktion und Mastering: Rochus Keller Fotos: Helga Weber Design: Urs Schön Pictures: VielJazz, Pic1, Pic2, Pic3, Pic4, Pic5, Pic6 Samples: Track 4, Track 5, Track...

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Jampagne Live 1999

Live im Bistro Altdorf am 4.6.1999 Real-time composition Martin Wyrsch: Guitar, Sithar Carlo Gamma: Saxes Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Keyboards, Bass, Udu Beat Föllmi: Drums and Percussion Samples: Track 1, Track 4 [Show as slideshow] ...

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Echo

Real-time composition on February 3rd 1999 at Percussion Atelier. Beat Föllmi: Drums, Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano Beat und Rochus 1.mp3 Beat und Rochus 2.mp3 Beat und Rochus 3.mp3 Beat und Rochus 4.mp3 Beat und Rochus 5.mp3 Beat und Rochus 6.mp3 Beat und Rochus 7.mp3 Beat und Rochus 8.mp3 Beat und Rochus 9.mp3 Beat und Rochus 10.mp3 Beat und Rochus...

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Slonding

Studio Live Session Beat Föllmi: Slonding, Drums and Percussion Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, Hammond, Bass   Pictures: Pic 1, Pic 2, Pic 3, Pic 4, Pic 5 Samples: Track 2, Track 3, Track 5, Track 6, Track 7, Track...

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Funky Monks Instrumental

Studio Live Session at SAE Technopark (free improvisations) Röbi Märchi: Guitar Rochus Keller: Grand Piano, E-Piano, Synthesizer Klaus Wassermann: Bass Nori Rickenbacher: Drums Samples: Track 1, Track 2, Track...

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Funky Monks Live

Konzertmitschnitt, Höchst, Austria Caroline Chevin: Voice Rochus Keller: Keyboards Röbi Märchi: Guitar Klaus Wassermann: Bass Nori Rickenbacher: Drums Produktion und Mastering: Rochus Keller Contact & Booking: www.mixmaxmusic.com   Samples: FunkyMonks-Track01.mp3, FunkyMonks-Track04.mp3,...

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Musik der Dritten Art

Live Improvisation at the Percussion Atelier. This is the first official recording by Beat and me as a duo project, and also the first time I used the bass pedals. Beat Föllmi: Drums, Percussion, Voice Rochus Keller: Piano, Synthesizers, Bass pedals And here’s the music: Track 1, Track 2, Track 3, Track 4, Track 5, Track 6, Track 7, Track 8, Track 9, Track 10,...

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Cool Fusion

Real Time Composition. Live stereo recording on January 29th 1998 at Rony’s home in Schwyz. Rony Bruhin: Bass Nori “Nippi” Rickenbacher: Drums Rochus Keller: E-Piano, Piano, Synthesizer We recorded direcly from the mixing desk. Also the bass was connected as a line signal. The drums had some mics, one of those unfortunately was a bit too close to the...

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Ein Weg der kleinen Schritte

Kompositionen und Sätze von Melchior Ulrich Diverse Ensembles der Jugend Musikschule Schwyz Gesamtleitung: Otmar Zehnder Produktion und Mastering: Rochus Keller Gestaltung: Amadeus Loretan, Rochus Keller Texte: Hans Steinegger

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