Tu 20:00

Slow Cage

Fritz Hauser mit Camille Emaille, Johannes Fischer, Peter Conradin Zumthor

The percussion quartet led by Fritz Hauser performs a new version of John Cage's legendary composition «Third Construction». As the title of the evening – «Slow Cage» – suggests, the percussionists play the piece at a very slow tempo. This creates a completely new perception of sound. This will be accompanied by four world premieres by the participating musicians.


Fritz Hauser, Camille Emaille, Johannes Fischer, Peter Conradin Zumthor (percussion/composition)


John Cage (1912-1992): «Third Construction» (1941)
Camille Emaille (*1993): «Borders» (2023, World Premiere)
Johannes Fischer (*1981): «slowslowslow» (2023, World Premiere)
Fritz Hauser (*1953): «Fast Cage» (2023, World Premiere)
Peter Conradin Zumthor (*1979): «Aiszweidreifiar» (2023, World Premiere)


90 minutes, with break


CHF 35.-/25.-/15.- (free choice at the box office or in advance)
Free admission applies to persons with residence permit N, F or S. / CHF 5.- students of the Hochschule für Musik FHNW and the Musicology Seminar of the University of Basel / CHF 10.- members Colourkey and children under 12 years.




New Pricing Policy

With the start of the season 22/23, a new pricing policy will apply at Gare du Nord.
Guests can now choose their own admission price between three different price levels.
CHF 35.- / 25.- / 15.-


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Persons with a residence permit N, F or S.

Students of the Academy of Music FHNW and of the Seminar of Music of the University Basle will still enjoy an entry fee of CHF 5.-.
Colourkey holders and children under 12 years will pay CHF 10.-

Season tickets

Prices freely selectable CHF 350.- / 250.- / 150.-
The season tickets include almost all events of the season 22/23.

Benefits of a season ticket: You can collect your ticket at the evening door and do not need a reservation. The seats for holders of season tickets will be blocked up to 15 minutes prior to showtime.

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