MaxMantis

MaxMantis is a modern/ alternative piano trio that explores the boundaries between improvisation and composition. The band is based in Lucerne, Switzerland.

Lukas Gernet- Piano

Rafael Jerjen- Bass

Samuel Büttiker- Drums

Upcoming Showdowns


Bringing New York to West Brunswick- Melbourne (via Switzerland)…
— Rachel Iampolski, In Review, June 2017.

  • Jazz Raum, Mehrspur Zurich

29th May 2018, 19:00

  • Atleier Konzert Luzern

27th September 2018, 19:30

  • KeyNote Jazz, Casino Zug

3rd October 2018, 20:00

  • Hombi's Salon, Örlikon Zurich

18th October 2018, 19:00

  • Schlot, Berlin (DE)

22nd October 2018, 20:30

  • Loft, Köln (DE)

22nd October 2018, 20:00

  • Jaques Pelzer Jazz Club, Lièges (BE)

24th October 2018, 20:00

  • Piec Art Jazz Club, Krakow (PL)

25th & 26th October 2018, 19:00

  • Wadin Jazz, Wädenswil

23rd January 2019, 20:30

  • Jazz Im Bess, Lugano

25th January 2019, 20:00

  • La Spirale, Fribourg

26th January 2019, 20:00

  • Cafe du Soleil, Saignelégier

2nd February 2019, 20:00

  • Moods, Zurich

5th February 2019, 20:00

  • Waldsee, Freiburg (DE)

12th February 2019, 21:00

  • Les Murs du Son, La Chaux-de-Fonds

15th February 2019, 20:00

  • Jazzcampus, Basel

16th February 2019, 20:00

  • Kultur Café, Mainz (DE)

6th March 2019, 20:30

  • Mumpf, Frankfurt (DE)

7th March 2019, 20:30

  • E-Werk, Erlangen (DE)

10th March 2019, 20:30

 

Past Showdowns

Int. Gigs

  • Melbourne International Jazz Festival (AU)
  • Perth International Jazz Festival (AU)
  • Museum of Old and New Art- Tasmania (AU)
  • Groove Warehouse Canberra (AU)
  • Swiss Embassy Australia (AU)
  • Jazz ohne Stress, Freuburg (DE)
  • Early Bird, Insbruck (AT)

CH Gigs

  • Gambrinus (SG)
  • Birdseye (BS)
  • Jazz im Bess (TI)
  • Jazz Night Zug (ZG)
  • Jazz in Sarnen (OW)
  • HKB Grosser Musiksahl (BE)
  • JazzKantine Luzern (LU)
  • Literatur Cafe Biel (BE)
  • Esse Music Bar, Winterthur (ZH)
  • Hombis Salon, Örlikon (ZH)

Workshops:

  • Australian National University (AU)
  • Conservatorium of Music- Tasmania (AU)
  • Australian Institute of Music (AU)
  • University of Queensland Conservatorium (AU)

Radio appearances:

  • ABC Radio (AU)
  • Artsound FM (AU)