Marcel Saurer (b. 1969, Zurich, Switzerland) is a Swiss composer, arranger and trumpeter.
Saurer began the study of trumpet in 1979, and piano in 1985. He then studied trumpet at the Zurich Music High School. He studied arranging and composition at the Swiss Jazz School in Bern. In 2002, he was a finalist in the Brussels Jazz Orchestra International Composition Contest.
As a composer, Saurer writes in a number of different styles.
Works for Winds
- Big Showcase for Band (2012)
- King’s Blues March (2007)
- Little Showcase for Band (2012)
- Selections from "Wonderful Town" (as arranger) (1953)
- Tarantella Trapanese (2008)
- WASBE (2017)
- Heritage Encyclopedia of Band Music. "Marcel Saurer." Accessed 25 July 2017
- Marcel Saurer Facebook page Accessed 25 July 2017