General information

Thank you for your interest in the 2019 Appalachian Alphorn Adventure! This weekend workshop will be June 6-9 in the beautiful New River Gorge of West Virginia. The cost of the event is $650 per person. This fee includes group lessons and performances, materials, lodging in shared rooms with bunk beds and shared bathrooms, four breakfasts and three dinners, access to hiking guides in the New River Gorge, and an event t-shirt. Registration fee for non-participating guests is $300. 

All participants must bring their own alphorn in the key of F. If you do not own an alphorn but would like to participate in this event, please contact Monica Hambrick directly at

Private lessons are available with instructor Laura Nelson for $40 per half hour. This is a great opportunity to get one-on-one attention from an outstanding instructor. Lessons are first come, first served and can be scheduled via email to or in person at the event. 

The event organizer is Monica Hambrick. If you have any questions about the Appalachian Alphorn Adventure, please contact her at