Holcombe Duo

Holcombe Duo

English alphorn duo Helen and Neil Grundy welcome you to our website

As French horn players, we both developed an early interest in the sound and romance of the alphorn. ------------------------------------------------------------ Although the alphorn is deeply rooted in Swiss tradition, we are keen to widen interest in the instrument and its music in Britain. (Please read complete article in 'about us' category)

THE HOLCOMBE ALPHORN DUO PERFORM

Youtube VideosPosted by Helen Wed, March 15, 2017 10:49:17
August 2016

THE HOLCOMBE ALPHORN DUO
play 'Szwischenbergler' at Hotel Beausite, Beatenberg
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December 2015


THE HOLCOMBE ALPHORN DUO performing at The Lowry, Salford.
The Sound of Music Press Night

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August 2015

THE HOLCOMBE ALPHORN DUO performing at the 'Alte Post' during the Grindelwald 'Strassenfest', held every Wednesday evening during July and August.

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September 2014

Schwarzsee, above Zermatt. Posted by Bob Hallett, Canada.
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https://www.facebook.com/100004694804812/videos/363388723827618/?t=61

We met Bob and Anne Hallett, from Calgary, when we were staying at Schwarzee, high above Zermatt. Bob posted this video of us playing 'Westschweizer', a traditional alphorn melody.



September 2014

THE HOLCOMBE ALPHORN DUO performing in Saas Fee with Josef Fux and Paul Schwery from Naters, Brig
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August 2013

Cologne Cathedral.

A very short video taken at a Practice session on our way to Grindelwald, Switzerland.

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2017

DiaryPosted by Helen Wed, March 15, 2017 10:23:00
photo by Fabio A Prange, Brazil

March 10th 2017.

The Holcombe Alphorn Duo, Helen and Neil Grundy, with Frances Jones at Wholefoods Kensington, London.
Lisa's Organic Craft Crisps launched this week at Whole Foods Market UK. Fresh from the foothills of the Alps. Crisps with Altitude.




For more information and booking enquiries please contact us at: alphorns@holcombeduo.co.uk
or grundy.brammay@btinternet.com





2015

DiaryPosted by Helen Sat, February 28, 2015 07:51:26


December 2015
Holcombe Alphorn Duo play at The Sound of Music Press Night

Norfolk

MediaPosted by Helen Fri, August 15, 2014 22:26:12
July 27th 2014
Read about Holcombe Duo at Snettisham Beach, Norfolk
http://www.norfolk-on-line.co.uk/hunstanton-norfolk/snettisham-beach-right-way-victory-celebrated/

Watch Holcombe Duo on Anglia TV
http://www.itv.com/news/anglia/2014-07-27/west-norfolk-footpath-re-opens-after-four-year-battle/

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