Glarus is a German-speaking canton in the Eastern part of Switzerland. Its capital is the city of Glarus. This canton is a homeland of the Swiss cheese and chocolate makers.

Cotton printing, hydroelectric plants and later metal and machinery factories are main occupations here. The canton of Glarus borders with the Swiss cantons of Uri, Schwyz, St.Gallen, Graubunden.

Website of the canton

A few words about Swiss music culture

A few words about Swiss music culture

Jackie is a musician and a playwright, a sculptor and a filmmaker. She started to play at the age of 22 and holds around 50 concerts a year. Now she is preparing a release of her LP with the Jackets, Bern-based punk band. Hence, we had a talk on Swiss music culture.