Reto Anneler lives in Aarau and studied jazz at the Lucerne and Amsterdam Universities of Music with Nat Su, John Voirol, Tineke Postma and Kurt Rosenwinkel. As a sought-after sideman and specialist for woodwinds of all kinds, he is a member of various projects at home and abroad. In addition to recordings and concerts as lead alto with the Zurich Jazz Orchestra and his own quartet “Stille Post”, he plays as sideman with Keller’s , the Sinatra Tribute Band, Peter Eigenmann/Ken Cervenka Nonet and in the Musical Theatre St. Gallen.

Reto Anneler received the Erasmus scholarship in Amsterdam in 2003, represented the Lucerne School of Music at the International Jazz Meeting IASJ in Krakow in 2005 and was “Pro Argovia Artist” in 2010.

Projects in autumn 2020:
– CD production with the ZJO and Steffen Schorn
– Tour in D/A/CH with the Eigenmann/Cervenka Nonet
– Tour in India with the Reto Anneler Quartet

Reto Anneler Quartet:


Eigenmann/Cervenka Nonet: