Our Offices & Partners Abroad

For detailed information please click on the offices and cultural centres below. For further information on the headquarters in Zurich please go to: www.prohelvetia.ch

Research Trip

Simon Petermann: Research Trip in Alexandria, Egypt

Simon Petermann is an exponent of the adventurous contemporary jazz music scene of Switzerland. As musical director of the Fischermanns Orchestra, band leader of the international sextet MoonMot and member of the trio Inside the Baxter Building, he focuses his work on dealing with contemporary forms of improvisation, researching live electronics and interdisciplinary music projects.

He has been the producer of the radio programme Jazz am Sunntig on Radio RABE under the motto “Today’s and yesterday’s great jazz from Switzerland and abroad” since 2012.

He teaches at the Swiss Jazz School Bern and the Hochschule der Künste Bern and performs in concert with various formations all over Europe and beyond.

Upcoming maintenance work

The application portal myprohelvetia will be updated from 1.1.-7.1.2024. Due to these changes, open applications must be finalized and submitted via the current online portal (myprohelvetia.ch) by the latest 23:59 on 31 December 2023. Until this date, the deadlines and criteria outlined in the current guidelines and calls for applications apply. New applications can be created and submitted in the application portal as of 8 January 2024.