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The International Alphorn Festival of Nendaz

Program 2023

Provisional program

FRIDAY 21ST JULY 2023 – NENDAZ STATION

16h30
Concert of the advanced courses of the alphorn
17h00
Opening of the festival tent
18h30
Production of the alphorn group of Nendaz
19h15
Production of the alphorn quartet of Nendaz
20h00
Concert with Nicolas Senn and Elias Bernet
«Hackbrett meets Boogie-Woogie»
21h30
Concert of the band "Techno O.U.P.M.H."
22h30
Dance with Magic Men

SATURDAY 22ND JULY 2023 – NENDAZ STATION

9h45 - 11h30
Official alphorn competition with a blind jury
11h00 - 18h30
Musical entertainment and artisanal market: guest canton Vaud
11h30 - 13h30
Alphorn OFF competition with a blind jury
13h30 - 18h30
Official alphorn competition (continuation) with a blind jury
17h30
Church service led by La Davidica in Haute-Nendaz
18h45
Big parade with floats and animals
20h00
Production of the Swiss Alphorn Academy based in Montreux
20h30
Big folkloric evening
22h15
Dance with Les Bandits Folkloriques

SUNDAY 23RD JULY 2023 – TRACOUET

8h30 - 17h00
Alphorn production and folk festival on the mountain                                
Musical and folkloric animations, artisanal market                                  
Alphorn making workshop with Mr. François Morisod
Demonstration by Bramois wrestlers and flag throwers
10h30
‘Morceaux d'ensemble’, official part and speech with
M. Frédéric Borloz, State Councillor
11h30
Alphorn competition final
14h00
Winners productions of the classes “Young” and “OFF”
14h30
‘Morceaux d'ensemble',                                 
Results and award ceremony,                                  
Official speech of Mr. Jacques-Roland Coudray,
co-chair of the Organising Committee
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