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Les Alpes
13 July – 1 September 2018


Sharing music with young people

In German and French

We cordially invite your class to attend concerts in the Festival Tent with international orchestras and world-famous musicians.

We are happy to provide documentation to prepare for the concert in class. Alternatively, we would gladly come for a visit and introduce the program in person. We suggest upper classes attend concerts, while elementary levels come to rehearsals or academies.

Please contact us and we will gladly make suggestions for your school or class.    

CHF 10.– per student (category of seating is dependent on availability), attendance at rehearsals or academies is free of charge.


Anne-Christine Cettou
+41 79 629 46 19
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Summer Camp
Is your summer camp located in the region Saanenland, Obersimmental or Pays d’Enhaut? Are you interested in the Gstaad Menuhin Festival for young audiences? Please contact us to learn more!

Exemples of concerts for schools:


Sunday, 19.8.2018
6:00 pm, Gstaad Festival Tent

Movie & live original music of «West Side Story», US Dance movie (1961) from Robert Wise and Jerome Robbins & musical (1957) from Leonard Bernstein

Sinfonieorchester Basel
Ernst van Thiel, conducting

David Garrett & Mariinsky Orchestra

Saturday, 25.8.2018
7:30 pm, Gstaad Festival Tent

Tschaikowsky: concert for violin, "Manfred Symphony"

David Garrett, violin
Mariinsky Orchestra St. Petersburg
Valery Gergiev, conducting

Opera gala

Friday, 31.8.2018
7:30 pm, Gstaad Festival Tent

Excerpts of "Guillaume Tell" (Rossini), "La sonnambula" (Bellini), "Linda di Chamounix" and "Betly, o La capanna svizzera" (Donizetti)

Olga Peretytko, Soprano
Juan Diego Florez, Tenor
La Scintilla Oper Zürich
Riccardo Minasi, conducting