People playing the alphorn
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Alpine horn players set world record

More than 500 musicians have performed a concert on a Swiss mountainside to enter the record books for the largest ensemble playing the alpine horn.

More than 500 musicians have performed a concert on a Swiss mountainside to enter the record books for the largest ensemble playing their particular instrument.

The group, dressed in traditional Swiss costume, were playing the alphorn - an instrument traditionally used for herding animals

Alpa Patel reports.

  • 18 Aug
  • From the section Europe