Highs of Classical Music at Gstaad's "Sommets Musicaux"
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From January 31st to February 8th, the "Sommets Musicaux" brings beautiful music to the Saanenland. Over nine days, the festival features baroque and classical concerts held in the quaint churches of Gstaad, Rougemont and Saanen.
This year’s theme, Piano Duos, sees team Genova & Dimitrov serve as mentors to a younger generation of upcoming musicians. Composer in residence Benjamin Yusupov is also here from his native Tajikistan to present new works.
Concerts include performances by Amsterdam’s Sinfonietta The Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, I Barocchisti, Geneva Camerata. Diego Fasolis, David Greilsammer, Daniel Hope, Thomas Hampson, Xavier de Maistre, Benjamin Grosvenor, Francesco Piemontesi and Renaud Capuçon aree just some of the soloists who bring their exceptional talent to this 14th annual edition of the festival.
For more information and a detailed programme, please visit www.sommets-musicaux.ch.