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The Festival Musikdorf Ernen

The Festival Musikdorf Ernen is known for high quality concerts within idyllic mountains and intimate atmosphere.

«It takes a combination of nature and art and friendship.» – György Sebők In 1974 the pianist György Sebők (1922-1999) found in Ernen the ideal…

The society

Not yet a member? Is a rich cultural landscape also important to you, dear future supporters?

The Music Village of Ernen wants to stay as it is: serving up musical gems in a charming, tranquil and intimate setting. Exchanges about music, literature, within wonderful…

Become patron through your testament

Have you considered what remains, when you leave?

Our booklet on bequest informs you about the possibility to incorporate the Musikdorf Ernen in your testament. You can download the booklet or order it via phone…
Helena Winkelman | Photocredit: Pilvax & OberynHelena Winkelman | Photocredit: Pilvax & Oberyn

Helena Winkelman | Photocredit: Pilvax & Oberyn

Composer in Residence

The Festival Musikdorf Ernen promotes new music. Every year a composer receives a commission for a new work with the opportunity to spend 3 months working in Ernen.

Helena Winkelman is Composer in Residence 2022/23. Read also our articles about past Composers in Residence and other composers in the Musikdorf Ernen:

György Sebök – founder of the Musikdorf Ernen

In 1986, the population of Ernen decided to appoint György Sebők as honorary citizen. It was only the third nomination in 800 years. György Sebők accepted the honour with…

Photo Gallery

Photographs of the Musikdorf Ernen


Introduction Clips

Discover the Musikdorf Ernen. On this page you will find introduction clips and documentaries. Would you rather watch concert videos…