Damien Bachmann


Born in 1991, Damien Bachmann is a swiss clarinetist. He studied in Geneva, Lucerne and Helsinki and he’s currently studying at the Musikhochschule in Basel with François Benda. He’s prize winner in several national and international competitions in Romania, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Italy, Hungary. He plays as soloist with the Basel Symphony Orchestra, the Transylvania Philharmonic Orchestra, the Zürcher Kammerorchester, the Argovia Philarmonic. He performed in many famous halls like the Victoria Hall from Geneva, the Tonhalle of Zürich, the Oriental Art Center in Shanghai, the NPCA in Beijing. He’s constantly invited to perform in important Festivals with the greatest artists of his generation.

« Damien Bachmann is a devoted clarinetist, blessed with beautiful sound, solid technic, natural musicality and a healthy sense of fantasy. »

Prof. Shirley Brill,
Hans Eisler School of Music Berlin
Winner of Geneva Competition 2008