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Margaux Oswald

Margaux Oswald 

is a pianist of French-Filipina origin, born in Geneva, and currently based in Copenhagen. Margaux has played the piano since the age of 5, and is now committed to the art of free improvisation. She is an active member of the European improvised music community performing in Germany, Sweden, Slovakia, Spain.

She currently performs with leading musicians and ensembles e.g. Jesper Zeuthen, Frank Gratkowski, Michael Griener, Lotte Anker, Alex Zethson, Albert Cirrera and Sture Ericson.



Margaux Oswald - Dysphotic Zone
(Clean Feed)

The solo debut from this Copenhagen-based French-Filipino pianist clocks in at just over 32 minutes, but it’s hard not to feel drained by the time this bruising, intensely physical performance comes to an end. Recorded live in the fall of 2021 at the Monopiano Festival in Stockholm, Margaux Oswald builds almost monolithic blocks of sound from her instrument—as if she’s carving tones from huge slabs of granite—summoning up thunderous left hand figures that rumble ominously, filling up space while she embroiders surprisingly elaborate, almost delicate patterns with her right hand

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Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson


ILK Music


Dysphotic Zone

Clean Feed Records


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