Benoît Piccand


Benoît Piccand Leiter Studio Kaserne

  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    Bern Academy of the Arts
    Papiermühlestrasse 13a
    3014 Bern


  • Benoît Piccand (*1966), received classical guitar instruction at the Bern
    Conservatory and then turned his attention to rock music and improvisation. In 1992 he
    completed his studies with Axel Fischbacher at the Swiss Jazz School in Bern. He attended
    master courses with Joe Diorio, Scott Henderson, John Scofield and Mick Goodrick. He has
    been active in the recording studio since the late 1980s, working with musicians and artists from
    all areas and on a long-term project of his own (BPP) as well. Piccand works as a producer and
    recording engineer in the areas of classical music, contemporary, electronic and experimental
    music as well as jazz, pop and rock music. He is studio director and lecturer in audio technology
    at the Academy of the Arts in Bern and participates in diverse research projects and master
    courses in Asia and Europe.