Tome Iliev & Vartan Baronijan - new album "Faraway Home"

The new album "Faraway Home" with the violoncellist Vartan Baronijan is on the way!



The Debut Album "Laret" from Tome Iliev and the accordionist Seraphim von Werra just arrived.


Upcoming Concerts 2024

03.July 2024 Carlos Morales Band Bierwerk - Zurich

04.July 2024 Tome Iliev & Vartan Baronijan Album Release "Faraway Home" Bistro Dimensione - Winterthur

06.July 2024 THE NOZEZ GZ Oerlikon Sommerfest - Zürich

12.July 2024 Tome Iliev & Tarek Beswick Helmhaus - Zürich

14.July 2024 THE NOZEZ ABZ Sommerfest - Gertrudstrasse 103, Zürich

15.July 2024 Chôronautas Gleis - Zürich

16.July 2024 "Baron Iliev" Album Release Concert Villa Irniger - Zurich

22.August 2024 THE NOZEZ Theater Spektakel - Zürich


New Album

Great Green Wall

Tome Iliev - Clarinet & Bassclarinet

Seraphim von Werra - Accordion

Adrian Böckli - Drums

Tome lliev and Seraphim von Werra present their first album as a duo Formation with own compositions inspired by world jazz and Balkan music. The two musicians met in the band The Nozez and have maintained a lively exchange ever since. odd meters, dizzying and emotional melodies, Balkan beats, free and oriental improvisations are thrown into one big pot and once vigorously stirred.​

Tome Iliev Sextet

New Album - Trinaiska

Tome Iliev Sextet is a Macedonian – Swiss – French ensemble based in Zurich, Switzerland. After winning the audience price at the prestigious ZKB Jazzpreis Festival in Moods (Zurich) in September 2020 they went in studio to record thier second album called ‘Trinaiska’ which means thirteen on Macedonian language. Compared to the first album which was mainly inspired by Balkan odd metres and lyrical melodies this second album is bringing into play all members’ ideas, sensibilites, inspirations and feelings to create a unique sound fulfilled with effects, dub elements, rock drums, ‘Tarantino’ guitars, spacey and open improvisations..​

New Album - Trinaiska

Tome Iliev - Clarinet, Bass Clarinet & Composition

Florian Weiss - Trombone

​Francois Lana - Piano

Valentin Baumgartner - Guitar

Jonas Künzli - Double Bass

Adrian Böckli - Drums


All that I can see

All that I can see

Tome Iliev - Clarinet, Bassclarinet & Voice

Valentin Baumgartner - Guitar & Voice

Adrian Böckli - Drums & Voice

Tome Iliev, Valentin Baumgartner and Adrian Böckli alias "Gaston" celebrate jazz / worldmusic. The three musicians got to know each other in the bands Extrafish, Nozez and Tome Iliev Sextet and have maintained a lively exchange ever since. Songs from their pen, from afar and near invite you to dance at dawn.​


The diverse Nozez cultivate the fine art of the Balkan-Gipsy-Strassen-Chabbis. The basis - their voices, acoustic instruments, old folk songs and modern club music, emotional live performances and their long-term friendship. There is love on stage, in the hall and everywhere you go.​

Tome Iliev - Clarinet, Vocals

​Tarek Beswick - French horn, Vocals, Electronics

Seraphim von Werra - Accordion

Tobias Bienz - Guitar, Vocals

Valentin Baumgartner - Guitar, Bass, Vocals

Marcio de Sousa - Drums