Lukas Rickli works as a pianist in the field of contemporary music, improvisation and theatre music. Lukas Rickli is a founding member of the Zurich “Kukuruz Klavierquartett” (performances at the “documenta 14” in Athens, among others). In the theatre world he is active both in the independent scene (e.g. with Boris Nikitin at the Vienna Festival) and at the municipal theatre (e.g. in Chur: “LA MÜDADA” (2020) with Uta Plate, in Zurich “PIANOFORTE” with Ruedi Häusermann). Lukas Rickli studied piano with Jean-Jacques Dünki as his main subject and free improvisation with Fred Frith and Alfred Zimmerlin as his minor subject at the Hochschule für Musik in Basel. He received composition lessons from Jakob Ullmann. He lives with his family in Basel.