Urs Musfeld und Michael Schuler für SRF 3
Chief editor / Head of Music at SRF 3

Michael Schuler is Head of Music at Swiss radio station SRF 3 and Urs Musfeld is chief editor of the station’s late-night Sounds! programme. These two music aficionados have accepted the Paul Gauguin challenge and put together this playlist.

Artwork selection

Bathers, 1902
The Incantaion_new coloured
The Incantation, 1902
Das letzte Selbstporträt
Self-Portrait, 1903
Thérèse, 1902
Frau mit Fächer
Woman with a Fan, 1902
Contes Barbares
Primitive Tales, 1902
Idyll in Tahiti
Idyll in Tahiti, 1901
Tahitische Familie
Polynesian Woman with Children, 1901
Frauen am Meeresufer (Mutterschaft I)
Women by the Sea; Maternity (I), 1899
Rupe rupe (The Fruit Harvest), 1899
Das weisse Pferd
The White Horse, 1898
Dou venons nous
Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?, 1898
Herrliche Tage
Nave nave mahana (Delightful Day), 1896
Portrait of a Young Woman (Vaïte Goupil)
Portrait of a Young Woman (Vaïte Goupil), 1896
Oviri, 1894
Süsse Träume_neu
Nave nave moe (Sacred Spring; Sweet Dreams), 1894
Kopf eines Wilden_new coloured
Head of a Savage, 1893
Die unberührte Kindfrau Judith_neu
Aita tamari vahine Judith te parari (The Child-Woman Judith Is Not Yet Breached), 1893
 Mondgöttin Hina und Erdgottheit Fatu
Hina Te Fatu (The Moon and the Earth), 1893
Geheimnisvolles Wasser
Pape moe (Mysterious Waters; Mysterious Source), 1893
Ihr Name ist Vairumati
Vairaumati te ioa (Her Name is Vairumati), 1892
Wie! Du bist eifersüchtig?
Aha oe feii? (What! Are You Jealous?), 1892
In alten Zeiten
Matamua (In Olden Times), 1892
Parau api (What’s New?), 1892
Nafea faaipoipo (When Will You Marry?)
Nafea faaipoipo (When Will You Marry?), 1892
Der Markt
Ta matete (The Market), 1892
Worte des bösen Geistes
Words of the Devil, 1892
Schwarze Schweine
The Black Pigs, 1891
Der grosse Baum (I)
Te raau rahi (The Large Tree (I)), 1891
Te faaturuma_neu
Te faaturuma (The Brooding Woman), 1891
Selbstbildnis mit gelbem Christus
Self-Portrait with Yellow Christ, 1890
Frau mit Blume_new colour
Vahine no te tiare (Woman with a Flower), 1891
Der Verlust der Unschuld oder Frühlingserwachen
The Loss of Virginity, 1890
Grüner Christus_ new coloured
The Green Christ, 1889
Gelber Christus
Yellow Christ, 1889
Bretonischer Junge
Nude Breton Boy, 1889
Krug in Form eines Selbstbildnisses
Jug in Form of a Head, Self-Portrait, 1889
Paysage en Bretagne
The Willow Trees, 1889
Christus am Ölberg
Christ in the Garden of Olives, 1889
Madeleine Bernard, verso: The White River, 1888
The Vision of the Sermon, 1888

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