Balduin was born in Bern, Switzerland in December 1978. He wrote his first song at the tender age of 8. As a teenager he formed his first band. Later on as a multi-instrumentalist, he decided to form his one-man band called “Creative Cookery”.
In 2001 he got a music contract with Crippled Dick Hot Wax! from Berlin and released his international debut album “Creative Cookery”.
In general it’s hard to find the right words for the music of Balduin. Some say: A creative cookery with a drop of alchemy and nostalgic mellotronic ingredients. Other describes the music as this: A meltdown of film music & psychedelic audiophilatelies. Well mixed and high technical quality combined with some talented and tastefull artistry provides for a refreshing and comfortable listening experience. Elements of many different genres, ranging from classical music, easy-listening, psychedelic baroque pop, electropop to downtempo.