Andreas Metzler was born in Bern (Switzerland) in 1974. He has played at a number of national and international occasions with local and international musicians (Gary Smulyan, Dick Oatts, David Friedman, Tony Miceli, Okay Temiz, John Engels, Saskia Laroo, Michiel Borstlap, Patrick Manzecchi...). He achieved to get into the semi finals of the DUTCH JAZZ COMPETITION in 2004 at the BIM-HUIS in Amsterdam. In 2013 he played a tour in USA (New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington) with Thelonious 4. Andreas has played in many different groups and styles: Ton Art Ensemble (experimental/avantgarde) Hamburg 1998, Shibly Band (worldmusic) Skopje Acoustic Festival 2001, at many clubs and festivals since 2006, Nomy Rosenberg Trio (Gypsy Jazz) 2009, Rover Quartet 2010 (Fusion), Native City 2008 (Jazz) Macrocosmos (Bartok, Satie), Cosmic Tunnels 2016 (world music) and many more. Since 2015 he lives and works in Istanbul.