Category Archives: Music

WNO presents Swiss composer

WNO presents Le Vin herbé by Swiss composer Frank Martin Tuesday 4 April 7.15pm Venue Cymru, Llandudno Booking see here ‘sublimely sung… a vividly poignant marriage of music and theatre’ The Independent more…

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Swiss-Welsh Evening with Alphorn and Swiss themed Dinner

Alphorn Concert  and  Welsh-Swiss themed Dinner 08/04/2017 7pm The concert will take place at The Outbuildings, Bodowyr Farm, Llangaffo, Anglesey, LL60 6NH North Wales This will be probably Anglesey’s first ever Alphorn concert. Frances Jones of ‘Amazing Alphorn’ will be … Continue reading

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Swiss Youth Choir ‘Incantanti” from Chur sings in North Wales

An evening  of music performed by award-winning Swiss youth choir Incantanti from Chur in Southeast Switzerland,  following their debut performance in May at New York’s Carnegie Hall, USA and the William Mathias Music Centre Chamber Choir following their debut performance in … Continue reading

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Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert 2016

FRIDAY 21 October 7.45pm at the Royal College of Music & Drama, Cardiff  This year’s award went to the NEXUS Reed Quintet, an exciting and innovative woodwind ensemble from Switzerland. NEXUS brings together five reed instruments: oboe, bassoon, saxophone, clarinet … Continue reading

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Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert 2015

On Friday 23 October 2015 the Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert took place at  Hoddinott Hall , Millennium Centre , Cardiff Bay This year’s musicians were: Viviane Chassot, Accordion   www.vivianechassot.ch David Pia, Cello                   … Continue reading

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New Generation Artist Louis Schwizgebel to perform Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 9. in Cardiff

Louis Schwizgebel from Geneva was the 2008 Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert winner and since then has performed at prestigious Concert Halls all over the world. Dont’t miss this chance to hear him play in Cardiff 19:30 Friday 26 Jun 2015 … Continue reading

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Regula Mühlemann competed in the prestigious Song competition, the ‘Cardiff Singers of the World’ contest

 The Swiss Soprano from Lucerne, Regula Mühlemann  took part in the 2015 Cardiff Singers of the World contest, which was held in the Welsh capital  from Sunday 14 June to Sunday 21 June 2015 Regula Mühlemann on stage in Cardiff … Continue reading

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First Mansion House Concert in Swansea

On Tuesday 21 April 2015, 7pm the first Mansion House Concert took place in Swansea’s Mansion House. It was organised by the Consulate of Swiztezerland and supported by and in the presence Rt. Hon. the Lord Mayor of Swansea, Councillor Ceinwen Thomas. The … Continue reading

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Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert at the RWCMD and new Ambassador’s first visit to Cardiff

After an absence of 4 years the Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert was back in Cardiff again. It took place during the first visit to Wales of the new Ambassador of Switzerland in London, Dominik Furgler and his wife Hayam. They brought with them Swiss pianist … Continue reading

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The 2013 Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert at the Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff

The 2013 concert tour of the Swiss Ambassador’s Award Concert includes once again Cardiff. The concert, a piano recital,  in Cardiff will take place on Friday 25 October 7pm at the Dora Stoutzker Hall, RWCMD, Cardiff The chosen musician is … Continue reading

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