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Andreas Vollenweider


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Switzerland (1979 – present)

Andreas Vollenweider (b. October 4, 1953) is a multi-instrumentalist from Switzerland who specialises in the harp.

His music, very dynamic and colorful, has been categorized as World Music, Jazz, New Age or even Classical; two of his albums were number 1 on the Billboard charts simultaneously in the categories Classical, Jazz, Pop and Crossover for many weeks. His primary instrument is an electrically modified harp of his own design, but he also plays a wide variety of instruments from around the world, including the Chinese guzheng. His albums feature many musicians performing his compositions with him, ranging from simple solos to suites for orchestra and soloists. His music is mostly instrumental but he has occasionally forayed into vocal music as well. Vollenweider’s has been recording music since 1979, and throughout his career has released a total of 24 albums.


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  • benxander

    Looking forward to his new album and the possibility of touring soon!

    19 Apr 3:56pm Reply
  • patrilius

    to much

    31 Mar 2:41am Reply
  • guitar_prayer

    "Down to the Moon" и "Dancing with the Lion"(альбомы) - гениальная музыка

    19 Feb 12:22pm Reply
  • lj141155

    Vous pouvez les acheter bon bon bon

    11 Sep 2014 Reply
  • naoranfan

    I sometimes get flack from others for playing his music, but I don't care. Andreas' music is pure magic!! What wonderful melodies and diverse style... Thank you, Andreas, for blessing the world with your music!

    1 Mar 2014 Reply
  • RedjMusic

    great hearing an Andreas song on So you think you can dance last evening. I knew it was one of his songs by note 1

    16 May 2013 Reply
  • volm

    It's my! )

    15 Sep 2012 Reply
  • dobromih

    they make me cry!!!!

    8 Aug 2012 Reply
  • RedjMusic

    he's a genius...huge fan since 1989

    28 May 2012 Reply
  • sl8221958

    "Behind the Gardens - Behind the Wall - Under the Tree" and "Caverna Magica". Good stuff.

    20 Mar 2012 Reply
  • Octobig

    Every single album of him is a joy to listen to. Definitely one of my favourites of all time! Would love to see him live one day :)

    17 Mar 2012 Reply
  • Jormogundr

    New Age frizzy hair: Check

    24 Jan 2012 Reply
  • Xylvanya

    If you like ambitious music, maybe it´s possilbe you like XYLVANYA: "Imperial Crowen" „Climbing“ or „Ex-Mannequin“ or „Horizont (III) or "Gewitter-Regen" or "Erinnerungen an meinen Vater" or "Trust (Piano-Version)" or "Norwegen" or "Retrospective view" and many more.....(all songs free download) . Thank you for listening, support or feedback! Peace, Xylvanya

    13 Jan 2012 Reply
  • Drewnobrody

    every album is great

    9 Sep 2011 Reply
  • Audity31

    Guys...listen to his first album. If all of his other albums were 1/10, that one would be 10/10.

    27 Aug 2011 Reply
  • mPandemonium

    Ascent from the Circle <333

    9 Aug 2011 Reply
  • xSuperMassivex

    Down to the moon, is one of the best ever! It leads you on a wonderful musical journey.

    4 Aug 2011 Reply
  • xurxomeco

    Fantastico compositor e interprete. a sua música enche o ambiente conseguindo trocar os estados de animo dos ointes

    26 May 2011 Reply
  • cautivametal

    If you like piano music and minimalism like Wim Mertens or Michael Nyman, you'll like this:

    18 Apr 2011 Reply
  • ackenpuckeyjoe

    Every arrangement a musical portrait

    25 Mar 2011 Reply
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