Swite (adj., english exp.): “When it’s impossible to define something that’s incredible, enjoyable, attractive and modern at the same time.”

Swite Duo is a duet formed by Eduard Freixa (violin) and Martí Riera (guitar) who stand out for their amazing acoustic live performances and for their flexibility to arrange and play any song for any type of event. Their wide repertoire includes classical music, jazz standards as well as modern songs.

Swite (adj., english expression): “When it’s impossible to define something that’s incredible, enjoyable, attractive and modern at the same time.”

Swite Duo es un dueto formado por Eduard Freixa al violín y Martí Riera a la guitarra que destacan por sus fantásticas actuaciones en directo y en acústico y por su flexibilidad para adaptar sus temas a cualquier tipo de evento. Su amplio repertorio tiene como base el violín y la guitarra, ya sea en formato acústico o eléctrico. Interpretan temas clásicos, de jazz y modernos, y además pueden preparar temas a vuestra elección.

ABOUT US

<b>Eduard Freixa</b>
Eduard FreixaViolinist
He started playing the violin at the age of 5, and soon started to show talent and passion for music.

When he was admitted at the Conservatory, he won year after year contests in the category of violin, and also in chamber music and composition. He also attended the prestigious Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu, where he obtained his degree in Classical and Contemporary Violin Performance in 2015.

After finishing his studies, he created a YouTube channel which now has more than 200.000 subscribers and 17 million views, turning it him into an internationally acclaimed violinist.

<b>Martí Riera</b>
Martí RieraGuitarrista
Specialised in both Classical and Jazz music, Martí studied at the Conservatory of Manresa and at the Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu.

Apart from his activity with Swite Duo, he also plays in other groups like the orchestra ‘A la Big Bom Band’ or the duet ‘Berta Sala & Martí Riera’. He has played in prestigious halls like the Kursaal theatre, Jamboree Jazz Club, Nova Jazz Cava and also in festivals like the Groznjan Jazz Festival (Croace), Kapfenberg Festival (Austria), Festival de Jazz de Terrassa.

Today, Martí devotes most of his time giving lessons to his young students and playing as a live perfomer.

SOBRE NOSOTROS

<b>Eduard Freixa</b>
Eduard FreixaViolinista
Comenzó a tocar el violín a los 5 años, y pronto empezó a mostrar un gran talento y pasión por la música.
En su paso por el conservatorio ganó año tras año concursos en la categoría de violín, así como de música de cámara y composición, y continuó sus estudios en el Conservatorio Superior de Música del Liceu, donde se gradua en 2015.

A finales de ese mismo año crea su canal de YouTube, que cuenta con más de 190.000 suscriptores y 11 millones de visualizaciones, convirtiéndose en un referente internacional.

Actualmente, Eduard actúa como violinista solista, además de su actividad con Swite Duo, y también imparte cursos como pedagogo.

<b>Martí Riera</b>
Martí RieraGuitarist
Specialised in both Classical and Jazz music, Martí studied at the Conservatory of Manresa and at the Conservatori Superior de Música del Liceu.

Apart from his activity with Swite Duo, he plays with other groups such as the orchestra ‘A la Big Bom Band’ or the duet ‘Berta Sala & Martí Riera’.
He has played in prestigious halls like the Kursaal theatre, Jamboree Jazz Club, Nova Jazz Cava and also in festivals like the Groznjan Jazz Festival (Croace), Kapfenberg Festival (Austria), Festival de Jazz de Terrassa.

Today, Martí devotes most of his time giving lessons to his young students and as a live perfomer.