PyeongChang Tourist Information

The Great Mountains International Music Festival & School

The Great Mountains International Music Festival & School Share


325, Solbong-ro, Daegwannyeong-myeon, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do


Music festival


  • 1330 Travel Hotline : +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • For more info:
    Gangwon-do, Translation Service : +82-80-840-0505(English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Spanish, German, French), AM07:00~PM22:00



The Great Mountains International Music Festival & School (GMMFS) is operated by the government of Gangwon Province. Premier musical performances from some of today's most celebrated artists are held during the festival period, while the school operates all year round, providing highly-respected, intensive training for the next generation of classical musicians. Located in South Korea's spectacular Great Mountain region, renowned for its beautiful terrain, the festival brings together an impressive array of internationally recognized artists and faculty.

The Great Mountains International Music Festival & School offers something for every music lover. Come and hear internationally acclaimed artists, observe how revered educators engage convey lessons in music and life, and discover the bright new talents of the future—all in the pristine mountain region of Gangwon Province!


Distinguished Artists Series (Alpensia Concert Hall)

Dynamic performances of concertos and chamber music by world-class artists—the highlight of the Great Mountains Music Festival.

Master Class (Alpensia Convention Center- Pyeongchang Hall)

Come and hear the young talents of the Great Mountains Music School as they are coached by the most respected musicians in the world today. Witness the tradition of great artistry as it is passed down to the next generation of music masters.

Conversation with Artists (Alpensia Convention Center- Pyeongchang Hall)

Distinguished artists discuss music and social issues. Geared towards both students and the general public, this is a rare opportunity to hear the philosophies and inspirations of today’s best classical artists.

Rising Star Series (Alpensia Concert Hall)

This series showcases the brightest talents of the Great Mountains Music School who already perform regularly on international concert stages. Come and discover the next generation of great performers.

Student Recitals (Alpensia Convention Center- Pyeongchang Hall)

Students at the school hail from the most prestigious music schools around the world. Young performers from home and abroad are given the opportunity to display their skills.

How to Particpate

[Concert Hall]

R-class 70,000 won

S-class 50,000 won

H-class 250,000 won


[Music Tent]

R-class 70,000 won

S-class 50,000 won

A-class 40,000 won

H-class 250,000 won

※ To purchase H-class (sponsored ticket) contact: Great Mountains Music Festival & School (GMMFS), Seoul Office +82-2-725-3395.

※ 50% discount offer: For local residents in Gangwon-do and students. The ticket discount is limited to A-class and on-site purchase only.

Age Limit

Open to visitors ages 8 and up


From Dong Seoul Bus Terminal/Wonju Terminal/ Gangneung Intercity Bus Terminal take an intercity bus to Hoenggye Terminal (횡계) and take a taxi to Alpensia Resort.

To inquire for shuttle bus service and for more information, please call +82-33-339-0000



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