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Monroe Swiss Singers

Swiss Folk Music
Monroe, WI

The Monroe Swiss Singers are a well-loved fifty voice mixed choir. Garbed in traditional clothing, they perform Swiss folk music including choral folksongs, yodeling, accordion playing, alphorns, Swiss flag throwing, and coin rolling. Their programs include commentary that explains the music, including how it evolved, and general information about Switzerland.

Program Formats

A general presentation

A performance

Best for Ages

Upper elementary
Grades 3-5, ages 8-10

Middle school
Grades 6-8, ages 11-13

High school
Grades 9-12, ages 14-18

Adults, ages 18 and up

Mixed audiences of any age


Artist fee:

$400, negotiable

Program Needs:
Microphone, choral risers if possible, slide projector and screens, small display table

Depending on specific program

Past Venues:

  • Green County Cheese Days
  • Volksfest, New Glarus
  • Folklore Village Farm, Dodgeville
  • Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago
  • many local venues

Deborah Krauss Smith, Director
Monroe Swiss Singers
N4512 Cold Springs Rd.
Monroe, WI 53566
608/328-4838 (phone)
608/325-6042 (fax)

Best to contact in morning if by phone

last updated: 12/22/2011   


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