Chromatic Trio


Founded in 2016, the Chromatic Trio has established itself as a refreshing and ambitious band in the Swiss jazz scene. The music is energetic and lyrical, elegant and authentic. The trio consists of three promising young Swiss musicians: Mélusine Chappuis on piano, Fabian Kraus on electric bass and Xavier Almeida on drums. In 2017 the trio presented their first EP "Nocturne" on numerous stages in Switzerland, including the International Jazz Festival in Bern and the Festi'Neuch. To date, the young trio has played over thirty concerts in Switzerland and offers a mature musical identity on stage that is reflected in sophisticated compositions and an organic interplay. In March 2019 the band releases its first album "False Symmetry" on the Swiss label u n i t.



Mélusine Chappuis - piano

Fabian Kraus - bass

Xavier Almeida - drums