Our global connections

For detailed information please click on the offices and cultural centres below. For further information on the headquarters in Zurich please go to: www.prohelvetia.ch

Swiss Jazz Newcomers

Switzerland is a country with a great jazz tradition. Pro Helvetia supports the next generation of Swiss jazz musicians with its High Priority Jazz Promotion programme. For a period of three years, we foster selected young Swiss jazz bands with a goal to enhance their presence on the international scene by providing financial contributions towards tours, coaching offers and assistance in publicity matters.

Check out the selected acts for the 2017-2019 period:
Luca Sisera Roofer (Youtube link)
Florian Favre Trio (Youtube link)
Kaos Protokoll (Youtube link)

Alumni of the programme include:
Plaistow
Marc Perrenoud Trio
Hildegard lernt fliegen
Schnellertollermeier
The Great Harry Hillman