This summer, the annual Gstaad Menuhin Festival is transforming into a pop up event, with a series of virtual – and real – musical performances across the region.

Exclusively for its guests, The Alpina Gstaad will host two live events in its gardens. In addition, there will be a series of pop-up concerts streamed live in the hotel’s private cinema throughout August.

The two live events are:

8 August – Cello Quartet of the Gstaad Festival Orchestra
The rich and sensuous cello sounds of the Gstaad Festival Orchestra is brought to The Alpina Gstaad in a compact style. Four cellists will play a varied program including highlights from Johann Sebastian Bach to salon music by Johann Strauss and tangos by Astor Piazzolla. More info.

29 August – Taubitz & Friends
Adam Taubitz is considered one of the best jazz violinists in Switzerland and founded The Berlin Philharmonic Jazz Group in 1999. ‘Taubitz & Friends’ comprises top musicians Adam Taubitz on violin, Simone Bollini on piano, Thomas Lähns on bass and Alex Wäbein on drums, playing a range of contemporary jazz. More here.

Events are available exclusively for guests of The Alpina Gstaad and prior registration is required.

Summer rates at The Alpina Gstaad start from CHF 590 per room per night, based on two sharing on bed and breakfast basis. Price includes access to pools, the Six Senses Spa facilities and parking.

For more information, visit www.thealpinagstaad.ch