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André Desponds

p, *1958 CH
Musician of Classical, Soundtrack and World

Swiss pianist, born in 1958 in Locarno. He was a talented child and joined the piano class of Sava Savoff at the age of 16 at Zurich conservatory. He graduated with the soloist diploma with honours and was then performing as concert pianist, both, in chamber music and for jazz and musicals. He also performed and composed for TV, radio, film, theatre and ballet, further he also was pianist for silent movies.

     
Genres
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
  • World
Popular Tracks   
Oh, Lady Be Good - Arr. by André Desponds on Gershwin Played on 4 Pianos by George Gershwin & Gershwin Piano Quartet
Red, Hot and Blue: It's De-Lovely on Noëmi Nadelmann Sings Gershwin and Porter by Noemi Nadelmann & André Desponds
Allein auf dem unheimlichen Dachboden on Die Reise Ins Spielzeugland: Ein Musikalisches Märchen by Toby Frey & André Desponds
Trio for Flute, Violoncello and Piano in E-Flat Major, Op. 63: II. Andantino on Hummel, Ries, Kuhlau & Dussek: Chamber Music by Brigitte Kronjäger, Johanes Degen & André Desponds
Girl Crazy: No. 13, But Not For Me on Noëmi Nadelmann Sings Gershwin and Porter by Noemi Nadelmann & André Desponds
Keine Zeit on Die Reise Ins Spielzeugland: Ein Musikalisches Märchen by Toby Frey & André Desponds
Girl Crazy: No. 11, I Got Rhythm on Noëmi Nadelmann Sings Gershwin and Porter by Noemi Nadelmann & André Desponds
Lady Be Good: No. 7, Oh, Lady Be Good (Improvisation) - Instrumental Version on Noëmi Nadelmann Sings Gershwin and Porter by Noemi Nadelmann & André Desponds
Anything Goes: Anything Goes on Noëmi Nadelmann Sings Gershwin and Porter by Noemi Nadelmann & André Desponds
Turbox, Mimi und Teddy on Die Reise Ins Spielzeugland: Ein Musikalisches Märchen by Toby Frey & André Desponds

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
George Gershwin/Cole Porter (Noëmi Nadelmann Sings Gershwin And Porter)Noëmi Nadelmann & André Desponds1997Album
Gong & KlangAlap Jetzer, André Desponds, Christian P. BurriAlbum
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