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Schweizer Musikrat SMR

The Schweizer Musikrat is an umbrella combining organisations from the music sector.  It thus represents the diverse music life in Switzerland with roughly 2,000 brass bands, 1,850 choirs, 200 professional and lay orchestras, thousands of individual musicians, 8 music theatres, 380 music schools with 230,000 pupils and many educational places for professions in the music area. The SMR backs the improvement of politico-cultural and educational basic conditions for the creation, transmission, distribution and conservation of music in its entire diversity.

Association «Press Play»

On 05 June 2012, five years after the Swiss Music Awards (SMA) had been successfully implemented by the previous event organiser IFPI Switzerland, professional umbrella association for Swiss music labels, the event was handed over to a new organiser. In order to provide Switzerland's most important music prize with a broader base, the association "Press Play" was founded - its purpose: The promotion of Swiss pop music in general and the annual organisation of the SMA. is an independent hit parade and music platform which has continually grown since its launch in 1995. The privately run website counts 2.5m visits per month and is thus the biggest and most comprehensive music communities in Europe.

Swiss Music Guide

The Swiss Music Guide is the reference platform for contacts within the Swiss music sector uniting all genres under one umbrella (classical, jazz, pop, rock, rap, reggae, electro etc.)

Information and contents relating to the Swiss music sector. The Swiss Music Directory (SMD) makes up the core of, Not only is the SMD the biggest, but it's also the most current register of the Swiss music sector. There are contact addresses and a plethora of additional information across many different categories.

Verein jugend + musik

The association "youth+music" is an umbrella organisation of all entities involved in musical education and our childrens and young people playing music.

Kasernenstrasse 23
CH-8004 Zürich
T +41 (0)44 269 70 50
F +41 (0)44 269 70 60


Antenne Romande
David Johnson
Av. du Grammont 11bis
1007 Lausanne
T +41 (0)32 724 31 25