Linus Wyrsch Linus Wyrsch

Linus Wyrsch is a GRAMMY Award-winning clarinetist, saxophonist and radio host. Originally from Switzerland, he has become one of New York City’s most sought-after woodwind players. The Berklee College of Music alumnus has worked with Lucy Kalantari, Bucky Pizzarelli, Larry Fuller, Alan Silvestri, Howard Shore, Cesar Camargo Mariano, Oscar Castro-Neves, David Hazeltine, Roger Kellaway and many others.

Gear

Buffet Crampon “Festival” clarinet, Pomarico mouthpieces, Mitchell Lurie reeds


Tags

“With a depth of feeling that belies his disciplined classical technique, Wyrsch demonstrates why it’s past time for this expressive but long- overlooked instrument to return to the fore.” — jazz.com

“Linus sounds great and I really like the direction he is going into.” — Andy McGhee (Saxophonist with Lionel Hampton, Woody Herman)

“Linus is moving toward a formidable career.” — Javon Jackson (Tenor Saxophonist with Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers, Les McCann, Freddie Hubbard)

“During the period at Berklee College of Music as a student, I considered him to be a talented clarinetist and determined to achieve his mark as being the greatest, and I see without a doubt, he has arrived.” — Frank Tiberi (hand-picked leader of the Woody Herman Orchestra)

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Primary Instrument

Clarinet

Willing to teach

Advanced only

Credentials/Background

please contact me for lessons

Linus Wyrsch Concerts

Date Detail Price
Feb23Sun
Ed Laub Trio
The Rochard
New York, NY
Mar1Sun
Gene Bertoncini Trio
The Rochard
New York, NY
Mar15Sun
Vinny Raniolo Trio
The Rochard
New York, NY
Mar22Sun
Marco Panascia Trio
The Rochard
New York, NY
Mar29Sun
Linus Wyrsch Trio
The Rochard
New York, NY

Albums by Linus Wyrsch

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