THE COLUMNSinger Saskia Stäuble writes once a month a column for the Swiss weekly “Luzerner Rundschau” about her life with Dust of Soul: her music trips, concerts, compositions and the real life behind. Saskia, personally and from the heart.
IS LOVE FAST FOOD?Everywhere they appear. Yes, it is becoming commonplace; The emoji, heart and good mood stickers on the Internet. They are distributed everywhere, but is this still to be taken seriously?
A CHILDREN’S PLAYWelding drops on the forehead. I look nervously into the mirror, hear the excited laughter. Now I have to go and plunge into the tumult of the playground of life.
READY FOR TAKEOFFOh, I love it: the tingling, the uncertain, and the moment of complete indifference. The feeling just before the start on the runway by plane.
THE OTHER CONCERTSOwn concerts are always the most intensive and moving for musicians. Saskia’s personal ambition is to create a wonderful experience and touch her audience in the heart.
HOW TO MEET A SUPERSTAR?Muscat. 45 degrees in the shade. The sun burns. Dust of Soul underway in Oman to work on own major music projects.
SEATING PLACE FOR 8 LEGSOften something everyday, unspectacular, something small can do a lot. When we least expect it, something suddenly happens that turns our world upside down.
FROM COOK TO SINGERThe singer Saskia of Dust of Soul has changed from the star kitchen to the big stages. But the two worlds have much in common.
THE MAGIC IN EVERYDAY LIFEThe singer of Dust of Soul has been thinking about the everyday life, and how to make it sensual and magical.
THE ICE IN OUR HEARTS“Hello, my name is Ice Bear and I came to Saskia when she was one year old. For me deep friendships are heartfelting and I feel loyalty as my destiny”
BAD HAIR DAYYes, yes, I already notice it early in the morning when I get up: Something is different today. It is formally in the air. But I push it. There is a lot to do when we want to touch our hearts with our music all over the world.
DRIVE IN THE UNCERTAINI see the sand-rimmed and palm-lined streets. Everything moves past me as if in a timelapse. Much too fast, much too superficial. What do my eyes really show me?
ONE SUITCASE & TWO LIVESFor four years, singer Saskia and pianist Michael have been sharing a suitcase with which they travel around the world to give concerts and of which they live.
THE PIANO HUNTERSNothing works without a piano, the great love of Saskia. Together with pianist Michael the two have been giving concerts on Grand Pianos since 2012
BETWEEN DREAM AND REALITYDust of Soul at their public appearance at the fashion show of Italian Haute Couture designer Cleofe Finati by Archetipo in Milano.
SWISS CULTURE IN 1001 NIGHTSDust of Soul in front of the Royal Opera House Muscat in Oman during their visit in the Arab kingdom of the Middle East.
WHICH TONALITY DO YOU SING?Dust of Soul gives concerts worldwide. Often in Switzerland. However has the story of the Swiss duo begun in New York City.