Foundation founder

Claude François Rieser, nicknamed “Coke”, incorporated the foundation on

21 November 2016 in Muri b. Bern, Switzerland. Born in Switzerland on

4 August 1929, he then lived in the USA for many years and later returned to Berne, Switzerland. His passion is jazz.


Board of the Foundation

Claude (Coke) François Rieser, founder and president of the board of the foundation

Barbara König-Racine, member of the board of the foundation.


Purpose of the Foundation

The aim of the foundation is the accommodation, care, education, training, and support of children and young people, as well as the promotion of musicians of all ages in Switzerland and abroad.