Andreas a Swiss musician,
Andreas Vollenweider (Zurich, 4 October 1953) is a Swiss musician, composer and arranger of relaxation music and pieces of music, mainly made with the harp. His music is dynamic………..
and colorful. He uses both a traditional and electrically amplified harp for his music. ….( Video )
In the seventies he worked with René Bardet in the ensemble Poesie und Musik. Here, works by poets such as Heinrich Heine and François Villon were used.
His solo work is between jazz and new age, first only instrumental but later also with the voice.
He has collaborated with Bobby McFerrin, Carly Simon, Zucchero, Milton Nascimento, Bryan Adams and Luciano Pavarotti.
Andreas Vollenweider supports human rights and environmental organizations.