25, 26, and 27 July 1997

The fifth annual Musik'Alpes festival will take place from Friday, July 25 to Sunday, July 27, in the city of Faverges (Haute Savoie), which is located at the southern tip of Lake Annecy, halfway between the cities of Annecy and Albertville. There are numerous hotels, B&Bs, and camping grounds in the vicinity.

This festival has grown rapidly due to its extraordinary popularity and now hosts musicians, singers and dancers from many Alpine nations including France, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, Austria, and Slovenia.

The Festival includes workshops for aspiring musicians as well as performances by folk musicians.

Concerts will be held in Simon Berger Park, with concert halls available in case of rain.

Subscription ticket for all 5 performances:
240F (Discount tickets: 200f)
Subscription = 4 performances + the Alpine Ball

PAOLO CONTE Concert: Full Price = 160F.
(Discount tickets: 140F).
Other performances: Full Price = 80F per performance.
Discount tickets (under 18 yrs of age, groups, members)= 60F per performance. Children under 12, free admission
Free admission to the "Fête des régions alpines"


Friday, July 25th, 21h15

Cantate des Alpes

with Colette Alliot-Lugaz, Soprano

Saturday, July 26th, 21h15


followed at 23h00 by the

Grand Alpine Ball

Sunday, July 27th (concert - ball) - 16h00

Tre Martelli

Sunday, July 27th - 21h15

"Die Interpreten"



For information, reservations

Musik'Alpes / BP5 / 74210 Faverges



Office de Tourisme - Tél:


The City of Faverges


Page and images © 1997 by Robert F. Jeantet
Latest update June 26 1997