Cotton Club
Andermatt Concert Hall
Cotton Club
Concert Hall
Concert Hall
Cotton Club

A cultural bridge, bringing nordic art and culture to the Swiss Alps.

The Nordic Sound is an exclusive two-day gathering that aims to showcase Nordic culture and art to a global audience. On the 3rd and 4th of May this year, Eldbjørg Hemsing and The Lucerne Symphony Orchestra will captivate the enchanting Swiss Alps. The event promises an unforgettable experience filled with mesmerizing music, delicious food, and captivating art. All in the heart of Andermatt.  

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Eldbjørg Hemsing

Eldbjørg Hemsing

Eldbjørg Hemsing (press name to read more), born in 1990, is one of the most charismatic violinists on the international scene. Praised for her radiant and sophisticated performances, she is a musician committed to bringing her art form to new audiences around the world. Her international career has quickly taken off, resulting in four award-winning albums and the premiere of numerous compositions in many of the world's greatest concert halls.

The artist will bring Nordic Sounds to the heart of Andermatt. Hemsing will perform Edvard Grieg's Våren "Last Spring" in the arrangement by Ben Palmer for violin and orchestra from op. 33 no. 2 and P.I. Tchaikovsky's "Souvenir d'un lieu cher" ("Memory of a beloved stay") in the arrangement by Nils Thore Røsth for violin and orchestra from op. 42 with a string ensemble from the "Luzerner". With Håvard Gimse, the artist will perform Johan Halvorsen's "Norwegian Dance No. 2", Suite Mosaique op. 35 Veslemøy's Song, "Norwegian Dance No. 1", Johan Svendsen's Romance for violin and piano and Edvard Grieg's Sonata for violin and piano No. 2 in G major.

The Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

The Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

The Lucerne Symphony Orchestra with Emmanuel Tjeknavorian from Vienna as conductor and Anastasia Kobekina on the cello will perform in the Andermatt Concert Hall. The wonderful program of Switzerland's oldest symphony orchestra will include P.I. Tchaikovsky's Rococo Variations op. 33 for cello and orchestra as well as Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy's Symphony No. 4 in A major "Italian" op. 90. Anastasia Kobekina will also perform Johan Halvorsen's Passacaglia for violin and cello on a theme by George Frideric Handel with Hemsing.

Andermatt Concert Hall

Andermatt Concert Hall

The Andermatt Concert Hall has turned the Andermatt destination into a centre for culture with international allure. Specifically designed for a year-round destination in the mountains, the Concert Hall offers space for concerts from classical to rock, events like film festivals and conferences, as well as private functions. 

One of the strongest qualitites of this state-of-the-art auditorium, is its never-ending versatility. Even though it is competing with stunning landscapes all around and a multiple of activities, the concert hall will continue being one of the main attractions in Andermatt.

Cotton Club Andermatt

Cotton Club Andermatt

COTTON LIFESTYLE was born on the White Island of Ibiza and offers a successful, confident vision of New Hospitality based on sustainable thinking, world-class service, design and special events. Bringing those elements together with a distinct world of design, style, soundscaping and live entertainment has made COTTON the class act, it’s known to be today.

Cotton Club Andermatt opened its doors in December 2024. The venue is easily accessible for guests both during day and night which is rare in the mountains. Significantly, the view - a COTTON LIFESTYLE trademark - is stunning 360 degrees pure mountainscape nature. 

The Nordic Sound is hosting a Dinner and Afterparty at Cotton Club Andermatt the 3rd of May. Please contact if interested in joining us. 


Chedi Andermatt

Since its opening in 2013, The Chedi Andermatt has been one of the most desirable luxury resorts in the world, with its casual five-star deluxe atmosphere. Surrounded by the beauty of the Swiss Alps, this architectural masterpiece of Alpine chic combines Asian-inspired elements, authentic hospitality and classic European comfort.

Booking code: SwissAlpsClassics2024

How to use: Send email to and include code.

Radisson Blu Andermatt

Explore the serene Swiss Alps and all their wonderful wilderness from the Radisson Blu Hotel Reussen in Andermatt—your ideal basecamp in Switzerland. Designed in a modern interpretation of a Swiss chalet, enjoy the warm and inviting atmosphere that comes with the use of local fabrics, natural wooden floors and soft furnishings.

Booking code: SAC2024

How to use: Visit website and click special rates > promotional code > enter. 

Year-round destination


Andermatt is a versatile all-year destination that caters to golf enthusiasts, skiers, cyclists, hikers, and cultural connoisseurs alike.

Andermatt offers something special for everyone, no matter the season, making it a perfect choice for those seeking adventure and a vibrant cultural experience year-round.

Read more about the endless opportunities here

Full programme

Friday May 3rd  

The Nordic Sound 

18:00 – Aperitif and mingle at the concert hall

18:30 – The Nordic Sound in the heart of Andermatt with Eldbjørg Hemsing, Håvard Gimse and The Lucerne Symphony Orchestra 

20:30 – Exclusive Dinner and Afterparty at Cotton Club Andermatt

Press here to book Dinner & Afterparty.  

Saturday May 4th

The Nordic Sound meets Andermatt

18:00 – Aperitif and mingle

18:30 – 20:00 – The Lucerne Symphony Orchestra with conductor Emmanuel Tjeknavorian from Vienna and guest performance by Eldbjørg Hemsing, violin, Anastasia Kobekina, cello

20:30 – Formal dinner at Chedi Andermatt. Contact for more information. 

We provide tailored packages including one or more concerts. Please find contact information below.  

Hilde Lystad

Project Director The Nordic Sound

Exceed Management AS

Mina Krafft

Project Advisor The Nordic Sound

Kraf-ft AS 

Maria Roström

Country Manager Swiss Alps AG