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The basic model, that is the alphorn in F#, includes:

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1 bell

1 Middle extension

1 Extension for mouthpiece

1 Standard mouthpiece


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It is no easy matter to succeed in producing a sound through an alphorn, but some techniques can facilitate the job. First of all one has to purse one's lips to create a vibration… and, as explained by Antoine Devènes, passionate about alphorns : "to succeed in producing a sound, one has to imitate the noise of a motorbike with one's mouth, or just imagine that one is spitting a pip into the mouthpiece". And that should do the trick…

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Nights spent by tourists About 657‘000

Your winter in the heart of the 4 Vallées Located in the heart of the ‘4 Vallées’, the biggest ski domain of Switzerland, Nendaz proposes 400 km ski runs and 92 ski lifts. The ‘Mont-Fort’ summits at an altitude of 3330m and guarantees exceptional snow conditions. Artificial snow canons also allow skiing down to the resort from December to April.

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Presskit alphorn 2018  
Presskit alphorn 2018  
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