Nic Niedermann

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Nic Niedermann is a seasoned Guitarist, composer, producer, cultural mediator, and teacher — a genuine Baden native, He represented Switzerland with the JLB band and earned second place at the 10th European Blues Challenge (EBC) in Malmö, Sweden with a crackling, emotional performance beating other 22 bands from European countries.
He has been a member of the bands forjoy, Rotosphere, and Tonic Strings for years, influencing the Aargau and Swiss blues scene to this day. He can already look back on an impressive national and international career. Nic Niedermann also works as a guitar teacher at the canton school in Wettingen. Musicians like Adrian Stern or Nico Schulthess (Al Pride) went through his school. He is also the musical director of the “After Work Live Music” concert series at Club Joy in Baden. A crucial success for Nic Niedermann is above all the current project with the fantastic Nigerian singer, Songwriter, and composer Justina Lee Brown.

As a guitar teacher at the Kantonsschule Wettingen, He took a year off and put all his energy into music. In January he had the opportunity to represent Switzerland at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis which the band made it through to the semi-finals with the band’s original songs and, most importantly, won the hearts of the blues community. This resulted in inquiries from festivals in Hong Kong, Montreal, Chicago, Croatia and a week’s engagement for the House of Blues in Las Vegas. The festivals in Switzerland also took notice of the band.

Nic had been passionately committed to culture in the city of Baden for decades, starting with the occupation of the falcon and the founding of “Ikuzeba” in the 80s. He had been musically present for eight years “Badenfahrts” and have pounded many concert series out of the ground. Thanks to the Grand Casino Baden, where Nic had been successfully organizing the weekly Afterwork Live Music concerts at Club Joy for eight years. He performs  about 20 concerts a year in the Donadio family’s Prima Vista Music Restaurant til date.


European Blues Challenge (EBC)

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