For many years dedicated artists from the German-speaking area come and visit the OCÉANO Hotel Health Spa. Welcome to a varied programme.
15.09.-22.09.2018: Roman Wiedemar & Clarissa Matter
Guitar & Flamenco
Expressed in the wonderful language of the body are the thoughts and feelings of the dancer and performer Clarissa C. Matter. Roman Wiedemar framed the performance emotionally.
24.09.-28.09.2018: Goran Kovacevic & Peter Lenzin
Accordion & Saxophone
Goran Kovacevic and Peter Lenzin effortlessly create the feat of genre blending: a boundless unity full of respect for the diversity of cultures. The two experts show everything their instruments give and also how wonderful they sound together.
30.09.-07.10.2018: Willy Schnyder & Werner Wuehtrich
Piano & Saxophone
Fette Duette - The duet ``Fette Duette`` shows that you can play music of the fat kind even with the smallest possible orchestra. For the necessary groove, Willy Schnyder takes care of the keys. Werner Wühtrich is responsible for the solo highs on saxophone and clarinet.
27.10.-03.11.2018: Amsél Muheim & Luzia Stettler
Talks with the literary editor of Radio SRF Luzia Stettler and the author Amsél Muheim. As a psychologist and photographer, Amsél Muheim combines visual language and verbal expression with clinical psychology in the therapeutic and self-perception process.
18.11.-24.11.2018: Nicolas Perrin & Regula Kueffer
Flamenco guitar & flute
After the first album of the duo Kueffer / Perrin ``Nuevo Amanecer``, the classically trained flutist Regula Küffer and the jazz and flamenco guitarist Nick Perrin are on the road with a completely new program. For Nick Perrin the label ``Jazzer`` does not catch as much as that of the ``classic`` for Regula Kueffer.
24.11.-01.12.2018: Sarah Hiller & Miriam Moeckl
Piano & Singing
Sarah Hiller and Miriam Moeckl delighted the audience two years ago. Two young internationally successful artists. The duo has concert programs of various colors, including a humorous recital with works by the composer Georg Kreisler. Depth and attention to detail, embraced by lightness and humor, characterize the duo Hiller & Moeckl.
01.12.-08.12.2018: Volker Ranisch
Volker Ranisch tracks down Thomas Mann's linguistic skills with these solo evenings. By assuming the role of the first-person narrator Felix Krull, he lets his audience in free speech create the illustrious society of the novel with its numerous personalities, while at the same time giving a vivid impression of the excellent wit of the author.
12.01.-19.01.2019: Yasayo Yuno & Stephan Siegenthaler
Piano & Clarinet
Stephan Siegenthaler was solo clarinettist with the Symphony Orchestra Biel. Today he is heavily involved with forgotten composers. From 2008 to 2010 he was Rector of the Lucerne School of Music. Born in Tokyo, Yasayo Yuno is a sought-after soloist and chamber musician on both the modern grand piano and historic instruments such as the Hammerklavier.
19.01.-26.01.2019: Joerg Alexander & Stefan Alexander Rautenberg
Joerg Alexander's salon magic is inspired by the classic masters of magic art. He proves that even today, an intelligent and demanding audience can be amazed, if it is invited to masterfully. With fine art Stefan Alexander Rautenberg entertains the audience of his magical arts. The willingness of his guests to be surprised, connects Rautenberg with his eloquent and ready-to-play performances. So he creates for each of his audience the experience and the realization of a positive delusion in a subjective reality: I am deceived, so I am.
02.02.-09.02.2019: Séverine Payet & Etienne Murith
Clarinet & Piano
The duet Payet & Murith consists of two outstanding soloists, who are characterized by liveliness and musicality. Séverine Payet and Etienne Murith perform the great works of literature for clarinet and piano.
17.02.-24.02.2019: Ute Maria Lerner & Mirjam Wiesemann
Ute Maria Lerner presents texts by the South American author Hector Abad from his culinary treatise. Wonderful, sensual texts about the recipe of happiness, useless passions, the perfect kiss, the age and of course the appropriate recipes to deal with the variations of the misfortune. Mirjam Wiesemann reads from her book ``On Wings into the Deep`` - Stories of growing up. Based on very everyday situations, special fantasies, thoughts and memories, the author wants to lead her into a slightly different world - and back into her own child's soul.
23.02.-02.03.2019: Graziella Rossi & Helmut Vogel
Poetry & Music
``In my salon is Austria`` Berta Zuckerkandl was the last major Salonière in Vienna in the turn of the century. In her villa, were the greats from literature, art, music and theater, fashion and medicine, philosophy and politics.
23.03.-30.03.2019: Meryem Akdenizli & Liane Dirks
Piano & Literature
Meryem Akdenizli is not only a virtuoso pianist, but also a fantastic mediator of classical music. Charming and bubbly she presents her programs.
Liane Dirks is a multi-award-winning writer, talk therapist, mediation and tai-chi teacher. With her novels she contributed significantly to social debates.
06.04.-13.04.2019: Helge Thun & Uli Boettcher
Comedy & Cabaret
Helge Thun's program is a comedy solo in gala format: scientifically sound rhymes meet linguistically valuable eroticism. Literary demanding educational nonsense and spontaneous rap parodies in freestyle are just as much his métier as the sung cha-cha-cha and cheap tricks on a world level. Uli Boettcher is one of the most sought-after stage talents in Germany and was honored in 2013 with the ``Kleinkunstpreis`` Baden-Württemberg. With his own theater, the Hoftheater Baienfurt, he fulfilled a long-cherished dream. Since then, he has proved his talent on countless evenings and in sold-out halls, and thus enchants his audience.
13.04.-20.04.19: Esther Schoepf & Norbert Groh
Violin & Piano
In addition to the classical-romantic repertoire, the musicians are equally at home in the world of the light muse, as well as the Viennese café and salon music. All the emotions transport the musicians with their instruments, of love and suffering, longing, passion, pain - not only to hear, but to feel.