Alps Music Festival

Location : Massif des Aravis
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Come and enjoy the 3rd edition of the Alps Music Festival, an international gathering of musicians who have come to share, learn and discover, and who promise you beautiful musical moments to spend with your family.
Here is the program for these 3 days

Friday August 25th
4:00 pm : LA CLUSAZ, Sous la grenette (replenishment of the Cinema La Clusaz)
Opening of the Festival
Alphorn - Accordion - Violin - Harmonica, demonstrations, initiations
8:00 pm : LA CLUSAZ, Ste Foy Church : OPENING CONCERT
Lucienne RENAUDIN VARY (Trumpet) & Félicien BRUT (Accordion), an exceptional meeting between the accordionist of the moment and the trumpet soloist revelation at the Victoires de la musique. 20 € - Free seating

Saturday August 26th
10h00 to 12h00 : Musical auditions in magical places...
LA CLUSAZ --> Col des Aravis (retreat to Chapelle des Aravis)
LE GRAND-BORNAND --> La Source, a playful and offbeat discovery of the Alps (in case of withdrawal, La Grange aux étoiles)
ST JEAN DE SIXT --> Chapelle de Forgeassoud (repli St Jean de Sixt church)
THÔNES --> Place AVET (in case of withdrawal Church of Thônes)
MANIGOD --> Chapel of Montpellaz and the Source St François (fallback Church of Manigod)

2:30 pm to 4:30 pm : Visit for free the essential sites with music !
LE GRAND-BORNAND --> La Maison du Patrimoine, an immersion in the life of yesteryear in an authentic 19th century farm !
LA CLUSAZ --> Hameau des Alpes, a playful museum to discover : Reblochon area, Ski area !
ST JEAN DE SIXT --> La place du Village, come and discover this magnificent newly created square
THÔNES --> EcoMusée du bois et de la forêt, an authentic trip back in time with the visit of a 19th century sawmill working with water power...
MANIGOD -- > Joseph PACCARD maturing cellars, dive into the world of the maturing cellars of Savoie farmhouse cheeses!

18h00 : Opening of the village "Alps Music" in THÔNES at the LAC DE THUY
Come to live a convivial moment with the musicians. Catering on the site

9:00 pm, LAC DE THUY : Outdoor show "Raconte-moi Les Aravis", an original pyromusical show to (re)discover the wonderful epic of the Aravis with the voice of Jean-Michel MATTEI. Let yourself be transported to the rhythm of the musicians to live the history of our villages. From agriculture to architecture and from humorous anecdotes to tourist development, it is an original creation that awaits you in the magical setting of Lake Thuy sublimated by pyrotechnics. 20 € free placement lawn - 25 € free placement seated. Duration : about 1h15

Sunday August 27th
9:30 a.m. at the Croix Fry pass: Musical Aubade by the musicians, gathering of Cors des Alpes, harmonicas and Accordions

10am at the Croix Fry pass: high mass in the open air

11:45 am at the Croix Fry pass: concert by the musicians

3:00 pm at the Espace Grand-Bo : SPECTACLE of the OESCH'S DIE DRITTEN
Mélanie OESCH, probably the best yodeler in the world! Their name is a program in itself and their music is unique, authentic and recognizable among all. With more than 200 TV appearances and almost 1600 concerts in 14 countries, Oesch's die Dritten is one of the most successful Swiss bands. The six friendly musicians are able to convey their enthusiasm, joy and passion to the audience in a single moment. Thanks to this energy, the group manages to dust off the image of popular music without denying its roots. Come and see a colorful concert full of vitality! 25 € - Free seating - Duration : about 1h30

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Période(s) d'ouverture(s)From Friday 25 to Sunday 27 August 2023.
In short
  • Types :
    • Entertainment/recreation
  • Further information :
    • Place Massif des Aravis
  • Period :
    • Summer
General information
  • Cultural and artistic :
    • Concert
  • Music :
    • Singing/Song
    • Folk music
    • "musique musette"""""""""""""
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Associations La Croix-Fry
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Massif des Aravis
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GPS coordinates
Latitude : 45.861224
Longitude : 6.369137
It's an event that resonates throughout the Aravis massif