Biography Emil Jud (Switzerland)

Emil Jud commenced singing folk music with his family, learning to play the alphorn at the age of 14. Emil studied 0yodelling with J. Wäspi at the Musikschule Wattwill. In 1973 he joined the Jodlerklub am Albis and has been the musical director for the last 30 years. During this time Emil continued his studies in music theory and ear training at the Musikakademie Zurich. Emil Jud played for 25 years as a duo with F. Brändli and appears in duet formation with Emmy Schweizer, as well as in the sextet of the Jodlerklub am Albis. Emil has won the highest honours at many Swiss yodelling festivals.