tenor- & soprano saxophone
studied jazz saxophone at the Conservatory of the City of Vienna.
In 2005 Swantje won a scholarship to the Berklee College of Music in Boston (MA), where she
persued her studies with masters as George Garzone and Frank Tiberi. In 2009 she completeded her
studies of "Contemporary Writing and Production" with Summa Cum Laude. In the same year,
Swantje got her master´s degree at Kunst Universität Graz, Austria, with a thesis about Frank
Tiberi. With her band "The FeMale Jazz Art" , she recorded two CD´s ("Moods", ATS-Records,
2010, "Auf nach Spitzbergen!", ATS-Records, 2013). Besides The FeMale Jazz Art, she frequently
works with Joey Green, Gina Schwarz, Celia Mara, The Vienna Big Band Project and many others.