The band

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Joris Amann, guitar

Son of musicians and musicologists, with a composer grandfather, Joris has been rocked by music since his childhood. By the age of 9, he learns to play classical and jazz trumpet. When he reaches 16, he does his first steps as an autodidact guitarist (jazz, funk, soul, rock, hip-hop).

Nathan Bonjour, drums

In his early twenties, Nathan already has many band experiences (rock, funk, pop, jazz), with which he gave many concerts (including a tour in Norway). At the moment, Nathan is part of a professional program at the HEMU of Lausanne in the jazz section and continues to evolve in his different projects.

Simon Jaccard, keyboard

Since his youngest age, Simon has been attracted to music more than other domains.. He started playing piano when he was 6 years old and has been participating to many musical projects since the age of 15. In 2014, Simon graduated from the HEMU of Lausanne in the jazz section.

Chris Zindel, bass

Chris was immersed in music from early age through a guitarist father. He began playing drums, then guitar and at eighteen years old he chose bass. Chris didn’t go to music school, he is completely self-taught. He was part of several bands of rock and blues inspirations. He was the bass player of “The Jamborines” who have been the winners of the MyCokemusic competition in 2010. Chris joined Bastian Baker’s band in April 2012.

Priscilla Formaz, backing vocals

Priscilla fell in love with music at a very young age. Since she was 4 years old, she studied a wide range of musical genres. Her artistic training started with classical music before exploring pop and rock. In 2013, Priscilla took her journey to the mysteries of jazz and started to study at the HEMU of Lausanne right before joining Bastian Baker’s band.