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John Dickinson was born in 1983 into an American musician’s family in Basel, Switzerland and spent his childhood in the Basel area. At 4 years he began singing in local choirs, at 5 he took his first recorder lessons and started having fun improvising. He started studying classical vibraphone, drums and percussion with Jean-Claude Forestier and Thomas Waldner at the age of 10 and started dabbling in jazz 2 years later playing his first duo piano/vibes gigs. Taking a few detours – i.e. an environmental sciences degree from ETH Zurich – he earned his Bachelor degree Jazz department of the Hochschule Luzern studying vibraphone with Thomas Dobler.
As a vibraphonist he’s been able to gain experience in various pop, jazz, folklore, world music & classical formations in Switzerland and abroad. In addition, John Dickinson collaborated in multiple studio productions in areas of pop and film music, most notably with Swiss music artist Sophie Hunger (“Monday’s Ghost”, “Zimmer 202”).

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John Dickinson was born in 1983 into an American musician’s family in Basel, Switzerland and spent his childhood in the Basel area. At 4 years he began singing in local choirs, at 5 he took his first recorder lessons and started having fun improvising. He started studying classical vibraphone, drums and percussion with Jean-Claude Forestier and Thomas Waldner at the age of 10 and started dabbling in jazz 2 years later playing his first duo piano/vibes gigs. Taking a few detours – i.e. an environmental sciences degree from ETH Zurich – he earned his Bachelor degree Jazz department of the Hochschule Luzern studying vibraphone with Thomas Dob...

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Media

  • Video 80ies Vibes - My Favorite M...
  • Video 80ies Vibes - My Favorite M...
  • Video Trio FONDEI - Rever
  • Sound Trio FONDEI - Hypnose (live)
  • Sound Vivo Sonhando (Dreamer) - (...
  • Sound Tree People (excerpt)
  • Sound Buenos Aires (Känzig)- exc...
  • Sound Nem uma Nuvem no ceu (c. Ro...
  • Sound Trio Ritenuto - Užičko Kolo
  • Sound Trio Ritenuto - Mărunțel (B...
  • Sound Trio Ritenuto - Poargă româ...
  • Sound Trio Ritenuto - Pe Loc (B. ...
  • Video RIMINI (excerpt)
  • Sound Sophie Hunger - Walzer für ...
  • Sound Raphelson - The More The Me...

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Origin

  • Zürich CH

Founded

  • 1983