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Yale Alley Cats - a capella on tour

Yale Alley Cats - a capella on tour

Mid Morning Mix

The Yale Alley Cats are an a capella group from Yale University, currently touring Europe and singing for their supper. They crammed into the WRS studios to sing for us on the Mid Morning Mix. F...

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ART SEEN - 'The Grains Whirl and the Ripples Shift' - Shirazeh Houshiary

ART SEEN - 'The Grains Whirl and the Ripples Shift' - Shirazeh Houshiary

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Shirazeh Houshiary 'THE GRAINS WHIRL AND THE RIPPLES SHIFT'

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ART SEEN -  Tapestry at the Beaux-Arts in Lausanne

ART SEEN - Tapestry at the Beaux-Arts in Lausanne

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Uli Van Neyghem has been off to see this unusual exhibition with tapestry as a medium for art, showing 30 works retracing the textile art's evolution from the 1960s to the 2000s. For more from Uli...

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ART SEEN - Tapestry at the Beaux-Arts, Lausanne

ART SEEN - Tapestry at the Beaux-Arts, Lausanne

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"Tapisseries Nomades" - at the Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts in Lausanne

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Paleo tickets still up for grabs

Paleo tickets still up for grabs

This year's Paleo tickets sold out in around 3 hours.

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ART SEEN - Jean Dubuffet

ART SEEN - Jean Dubuffet

Our very own local artist in residence Uli Van Neyghem has been to visit two different exhibitions based around famous French painter Jean Dubuffet; one focussing on his own work, and the other are...

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ART SEEN - Jean Dubuffet

ART SEEN - Jean Dubuffet

Mid Morning Mix

Our very own local artist in residence Uli Van Neyghem has been to visit two different exhibitions based around famous French painter Jean Dubuffet; one focussing on his own work, and the other ...

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New Charlie Chaplin museum opens this weekend

New Charlie Chaplin museum opens this weekend

A museum showcasing the life and works of Charlie Chaplin opens this Sunday at his former home in Corsier-sur-Vevey. After more than 15 years of planning, the opening of Chaplin's World comes ...

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Paleo Headliners - the full list

Paleo Headliners - the full list

It's long awaited! Festival season is finally here.

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Paleo's little teaser trailer

Paleo's little teaser trailer

The very first edition of the festival that was to become Paleo, was named "First Folk Festival" and saw 1800 people gathering in the community hall in Nyon in 1976.

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ART SEEN - Mingjun Luo

ART SEEN - Mingjun Luo

The Pully Art Museum is a hidden gem, nestled in the picturesque old town of Pully above Lake Geneva. It consists of two adjoining old houses, beautifully renovated providing the perfect backdrop f...

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ART SEEN - Mingjun Luo 'Here and Now'

ART SEEN - Mingjun Luo 'Here and Now'

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The Pully Art Museum is a hidden gem, nestled in the picturesque old town of Pully above Lake Geneva. It consists of two adjoining old houses, beautifully renovated providing the perfect backdro...

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ART SEEN - Signac

ART SEEN - Signac

Mid Morning Mix

Local artist, Uli Van Neyghem, has taken a stroll around the colourful works on display now at the Hermitage Foundation. She shares her top tips on the Mid Morning Mix.

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ART SEEN - Signac

ART SEEN - Signac

Local artist, Uli Van Neyghem, has taken a stroll around the colourful works on display at the Hermitage Foundation. She shares her top tips on the Mid Morning Mix. The exhibition covers a compreh...

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Jason Sawford - Australian Pink Floyd Show comes to Geneva

Jason Sawford - Australian Pink Floyd Show comes to Geneva

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It all started with an ad for a keyboard player in a music shop! Jason Sawford joins Katt on the Mid Morning Mix to explain how the band dealt with the nerves of playing for David Gilmour himself a...

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Rabbit Hole - the new GEDS show about tragedy and hope

Rabbit Hole - the new GEDS show about tragedy and hope

RABBIT HOLE tells the story of Becca and Howie Corbett, who have everything a family could want, until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilo...

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Why to say 'yes' to museum spend?- Expats will have a say

Why to say 'yes' to museum spend?- Expats will have a say

At the end of the month voters in the Ville de Geneve will be deciding if tax payers should stump up half of the CHF 130m needed to renovate the Art and History Museum. The money would bring the b...

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Jamie Cullum comes to WRS

Jamie Cullum comes to WRS

Jamie Cullum

Award winning jazz musician, singer/songwriter and broadcaster Jamie Cullum can now be heard on WRS. 

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ART SEEN -  About Trees

ART SEEN - About Trees

Local artists Steph Fonteyn and Uli van Neygham have been off to visit the Zentrum Paul Klee exhibition in Bern where they host the exhibition "About Trees" until the 24th January. For more episo...

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ART SEEN - About Trees

ART SEEN - About Trees

Mid Morning Mix

Local artists Steph Fonteyn and Uli van Neygham have been to visit the Zentrum Paul Klee exhibition in Bern where the exhibition "About Trees" is currently taking place.

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ART SEEN - Zao Wou Ki

ART SEEN - Zao Wou Ki

ART SEEN reviewer Steph Fonteyn is back out seeing some art with her collaborator and fellow local artist Uli Van Neyghem. We find out why this particular artist stopped naming his works of art and...

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ART SEEN - Zao Wou Ki

ART SEEN - Zao Wou Ki

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The Gianadda Foundation in Martigny presents over 50 large format abstract oil paintings and 30 ink drawings from Zao Wou-ki in chronological order reflecting the evolution of his works from findin...

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Polaris Festival organiser Raphael Nanchen and a giant transparent tent

Polaris Festival organiser Raphael Nanchen and a giant transparent tent

Polaris Festival organiser Raphael Nanchen tells me why he decided to put a giant transparent tent on top of a mountain and fill it with electronic music lovers. Result: an incredible mountain expe...

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ART SEEN - Villers | Picasso

ART SEEN - Villers | Picasso

The Gagosian Gallery in Geneva celebrates the expansion of the gallery this October with a unique perspective on the collaborative work between Villers & Picasso. It’s an homage to Villers disp...

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