The Big Band

The formation comprises 16 to 18 musicians organized in 4 sections :

Trumpets (4) :

Fränz Zeimetz, Sylvain Tolck, Zacharie Ksyk, Philippe Genevay, Poirot Johann, Ludovic Lagana, Yvan Baumgartner, Daniele Verdesca, Ian Gordon- Lennox, Jeff Baud, Guillaume Pluton, Giovanni Siveroni, Joel Affolter, Daniel Erismann, Alain Della Maestra, Pierre Cochard

Trombones (4) :

Alexandre Mastrangello, Andrea Esperti, Russ Butcher, Vincent Hirschi, Yves Massy, William Jacquemet, Jérôme Gautschi, François Bezieau, Bernard Trinchan, John Aram, Carlo Cambiaso, Vincent Camer, Tony Leggett, Jean-Seb Scotton, Serge Ecoffey, Pascal Schaer, Vincent Lachat

Saxophones (5) :

Stefano Saccon, Samuel Huguenin, Arthur Donnot, Louis Billette, Christian Gavillet, Antoine Favennec, Ganesch Geymeier, Laurent Wolf, Chris Sommer, Jérôme Thomas, Zacharie Canut, Raine Rakotobe, Nicola Orioli, Nicolas Masson, Gérard Zihlman, Maurizio Bionda, Xavier Nussbaum

Rythmic (bass-drums-piano-guitar) :

Gauthier Toux, Manu Hagmann, Andy Barron, Jeff Dessibourg, Louis Bourhis, François Torche, Valentin Licthi, Schaller J.-P., Alain Petitmermet, Pierangelo Crescenzio, Cyril Regamey, Matthieu Rossignelly, Alberto Malo, Martin Chabloz, David Robin, Nadir Graa, Julien Feltin, Claude Schneider, Maxence Sibille, Arthur Hnatek, Antonio Di Leo, Piotr Wegrowsky, Baptiste Amstutz, Ninn Langel, Frank Salis, Marc-Olivier Savoy, Moncef Genoud

In order to be available at any time, BBDSR comprises 3 musicians for each position in all 4 sections. This allows to create a rotation between the musicians. BBDSR can count on a team of about 60 musicians.