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Näfelser Fahrt: marching band in the fields

  Näfelser Fahrt: Marching band in the fields  

Marching brass bands do have a strong tradition in rural Switzerland and play a major role in traditional events.

Photo taken at "Näfelser Fahrt", an annual commemoration day with processions, marching bands, political speeches and sermons to celebrate the anniversary of the battle of Näfels back in 1388.


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Photos taken on 2007-04-12 in Glarus and Näfels, canton Glarus (GL),
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