Mani Matter

Mani Matter

Mundart, swiss, chanson, bern, singer-songwriter

Mani Matter (born Hans-Peter Matter, August 4, 1936 in Herzogenbuchsee – November 24, 1972) was a popular Swiss Liedermacher. He grew up in Bern, and performed his own chansons in contemporary Bernese German at local venues and on the radio; he accompanied himself on the guitar. Mani Matter also performed together with the Berner Troubadours (Bernese troubadours). He was killed in a car accident on his way to a concert and is buried in the Bremgartenfriedhof in Bern.

Betrachtige über nes Sandwitsch (Berner Chansons 20) [1972]
No cover
  • 1. Betrachtige über nes Sandwitsch (1:03)
  • 2. Farbfoto (1:19)
  • 3. E Löl, e blöde Siech, e Glünggi un e Sürmel, oder: Schimpfwörter sy Glückssach (0:44)
  • 4. Chue am Waldrand (1:35)
  • 5. Dr Wecker (0:43)
  • 6. Ballade (Lied zum Film "Dällebach Kari") (1:19)
  • 7. Ir Ysebahn (2:02)
  • 8. Mir Het Dr Dings Verzellt (1:06)
  • 9. Dr Alpeflug (1:30)
  • 10. Missverständnis (1:12)