Articles: #festival

Soulitude Urban Expressions - Omar & Djamila

Soulitude Urban Expressions - Omar & Djamila

Mid Morning Mix

Omar and Djamila join Katt in the studio on the Mid Morning Mix.

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Kool on 50 years as Kool & the Gang

Kool on 50 years as Kool & the Gang

Mid Morning Mix

Baloise Session - © Photo by Dominik Plüss  Kool & The Gang, Baloise Session 2017 Celebrate good times, COME ON!! Kool & The Gang might be 50 years in ...

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Why we love Shnit short film festival in Bern

Why we love Shnit short film festival in Bern

Mid Morning Mix

WRS's Emma Baumhofer explains why she's a Shnit regular...

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Saga des Géants - Margot Courtault steps down from a little Giant's right foot

Saga des Géants - Margot Courtault steps down from a little Giant's right foot

Mid Morning Mix

The Giants are coming to Switzerland!! Margot Courtault steps down from a giant's right foot, quite literally, to chat to us about the upcoming parade of the giants' Swiss debut in ...

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Films for the Earth - Alina Glückstadt

Films for the Earth - Alina Glückstadt

Mid Morning Mix

This coming Friday we know where watch environmental documentary films - almost back to back - on coral reefs, corrupt governments & activism, deforestation, labour conditions in a smartph...

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Geneva Yoga Festival is back!

Geneva Yoga Festival is back!

Mid Morning Mix

The Geneva Yoga Festival is on this 8-10 September. It's open to all those interested in yoga; from the very experienced, to those who’d just like to dabble and give it a go for the first...

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Musikfestival Bern

Musikfestival Bern

Mid Morning Mix

Musikfestival Bern kicks off this week and runs the 6th - 10th September. It's a classical music festival with a difference, as Annelise Alder, President of the festival, explains...

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La Bâtie - a festival of music, art, theatre & dance in Geneva

La Bâtie - a festival of music, art, theatre & dance in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

Boom ! La Bâtie is back! 16 days of art, theatre, music, dance and performance await with some pretty awesome decor thrown in there too. September 1-16, 2017. Just before the 41st editi...

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Our Times at far° festival in Nyon

Our Times at far° festival in Nyon

The Breakfast Show

  far° festival is a live art festival in Nyon. This year far° festival takes place between 9-19 August and there's a performance, in English, to open the event. Our Times...

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Nicolas Bonstein talks experimental music at Les Digitales

Nicolas Bonstein talks experimental music at Les Digitales

Mid Morning Mix

Les Digitales is a series of one-day events packed with electronic and experimental music. Nicolas Bonstein was part of the team that created the event 13 years ago. He talks to WRS about the ev...

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Au Pays des Enfants; a family festival

Au Pays des Enfants; a family festival

Mid Morning Mix

Au Pays des Enfants is a family festival across Chateau d'Oex, Rougemont & Rossinière. It's really easy to travel between the three and explore this incredibly beautiful part of ...

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Welcome to the fabulous Gurtenfestival!

Welcome to the fabulous Gurtenfestival!

Mid Morning Mix

Summer is the time for music in Switzerland! Gurten Festival, running from the Wednesday 12th until Saturday 15th July, will be taking place in the beautiful capital of Bern, up on the famous Gu...

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Summer open air cinemas across Switzerland

Summer open air cinemas across Switzerland

Can't make it to any summer music festivals this year? Check out all the open-air film festivals going on across the country throughout the summer.

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Behind the scenes at Fête de la Musique in Geneva

Behind the scenes at Fête de la Musique in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

Fête de la Musique might traditionally be on the 21st June, but in Geneva, they prefer to dedicate an entire weekend to the festivities, so the Ville de Geneve have shifted it back a few days...

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Montreux Jazz Festival's Mathieu Jaton looking ahead to the 51st edition

Montreux Jazz Festival's Mathieu Jaton looking ahead to the 51st edition

Mid Morning Mix

  It's the 51st edition of the Montreux Jazz Festival this year! This year's Montreux Jazz Festival takes place between the 30th June - 15th July! There are 17 different stages i...

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Sion Sous les Etoiles - Michael Drieberg

Sion Sous les Etoiles - Michael Drieberg

Mid Morning Mix

Is it a football field... or is it an incredible venue for a music festival? This is the question that Festival Director Michael Drieberg asked himself when he found himself in Sion one winter star...

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Getting behind the scenes at Printemps Carougeois

Getting behind the scenes at Printemps Carougeois

Mid Morning Mix

A springtime festival all about film, that's not a film festival. This year's Printemps Carougeois promises to deliver you right into the heart of the movies. Cecilia Campeas from Ville ...

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Moments Of Music; a brand new festival for your calendar

Moments Of Music; a brand new festival for your calendar

Mid Morning Mix

Moments of Music is a brand new event on the Swiss festival calendar, taking place this year 4-6th May. Bern may have huge music festivals but perhaps there's a gap in the market for those w...

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BuchBasel literary festival

BuchBasel literary festival

Mid Morning Mix

BuchBasel literary festival welcomes local and international writers of all styles into Basel during the 2nd weekend of November.

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Multimod Performer-Composer Festival

Multimod Performer-Composer Festival

This is the first edition of the MULTIMOD PERFORMER-COMPOSER FESTIVAL which takes place between the 3rd - 6th November at Geneva's Haute Ecole de Musique at Place Neuve.

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The Pansy Project - at 'Everybody's Perfect' queer film festival

The Pansy Project - at 'Everybody's Perfect' queer film festival

Everybody's Perfect is a queer film festival kicking off this week in Geneva and running throughout next week. Now in it's 4th year, the festival is building momentum.

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Verbier Festival is music to your ears

Verbier Festival is music to your ears

Verbier Festival invites the world's leading classical musicians and the next generation of artists to learn, to inspire each other and, of course, to perform. This year it runs from July 22 un...

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VERBIER FESTIVAL

VERBIER FESTIVAL

Mid Morning Mix

Interview with Christian Thompson, Director of the Verbier Festival Academy and Andreas Ottensamer, lead clarinetist of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra who is returning to the festival after 7 ye...

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Rebecca Ferguson in a onesie

Rebecca Ferguson in a onesie

Mid Morning Mix

Rebecca Ferguson performs at Baloise session with Alain Toussaint as part of the 'Lady Meets Legend' evening. What a fantastic excuse to catch up with the lovely lady herself. More info ...

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