out now: Ensemble 5 “The Human Factor”

Posted on Jun 15, 2024 in / Serial Publications

The Human Factor

by Ensemble 5

It is a message, and you will hear it sounding firmly through the various pieces that make up The Human Factor, that tells us much about how we might live together: sharing, giving way, simple giving, lifting up, helping … above all, listening … (Brian Morton)

Heinz Geisser – percussion
Fridolin Blumer – double bass
Reto Staub – piano
Robert Morgenthaler – trombone
Christopher Dell – vibraphone


released March 15, 2024


Hathut Records

All compositions by Ensemble 5: Heinz Geisser, Fridolin Blumer, Reto Staub, Robert Morgenthaler (all SUISA) & Christopher Dell (GEMA) published by Tuhtah Publishing/ SUISA.

Recorded on October 9 & 10, 2022 at Powerplay Studios, Maur/Zürich, Switzerland by Reto Muggli; Mixed by Fridolin Blumer; Recording produced by Heinz Geisser; CD master by Michael Brändli, Hardstudios AG; Cover photo by Hagen Stockhausen; Liner notes by Brian Morton; graphic concept by fuhrer vienna; Associate producer: Christian C. Dalucas; Executive producer: Werner X. Uehlinger.

(c) 2024 Ezz-Thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd., Basel, Switzerland
Labelcode ezz-thetics: LC 91771
furher information: hathut.com / www.geisser.com