The Zermatt Festival Experience

Come and enjoy a unique experience in Zermatt, where the stunning beauty of nature enfolds a festive musical programme, bringing young musicians, renowned professors and international stars together in joyful simplicity.

Classical music, jazz, cinema, the tradition has been going on for sixteen years: at the end of the summer, young musicians from the Academy and their professors from the Berlin Philharmonic take over churches, chalets and hotels in the village to practice, rehearse and give concerts.

A stay in Zermatt is always an unforgettable experience with the very special atmosphere of a car-free village (since 1956!) where you come across horses in the main street. And to fully immerse yourself in the magic of the festival, why not take advantage of the special offers from our hotel partners? You will hear musicians rehearsing and perhaps bump into them at breakfast !

In light of the current pandemic we are keeping all options open. For the time being we are doing our best to make sure that the festival takes place, and plan to announce the programme in June. We will continue to monitor the situation and will post updates here if these plans change.  But in the meantime let’s remain hopeful that we can meet in September and be uplifted and inspired once again.

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