2020 Summer Subscriptions Are Already Available

Internationally famous orchestras and conductors and star soloists like Anne-Sophie Mutter and Daniil Trifonov: make sure you have tickets ahead of time to the most sought-after concerts of the summer.  

Summer Festival


Statement on the Death of Mariss Jansons

"One of the greatest artists of our time has left us forever. We remember the wonderful, unforgettable musical residences with Mariss Jansons and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra that made such an impact in recent years on our Easter Festival in Lucerne."

Michael Haefliger, Executive and Artistic Director LUCERNE FESTIVAL

A Weekend Filled with Music

Treat yourself to an unforgettable weekend in idyllic Lucerne. We’ve organized five richly varied concert packages to choose from.

Summer Festival


Teodor | 1 – 4 April 2020

Four days with Teodor Currentzis: tickets have now gone on sale for the first of our special musical weekends.  




Thu, 02.04.

Philippe Hersant’s choral opera “Tristia,” which sets poems by Russian and French political prisoners, will be led by Teodor Currentzis in what is sure to be a moving performance.





Teodor Currentzis and friends

From April 1 to 4, 2020, we will present the first of the new musical weekends at LUCERNE FESTIVAL.
Online ticket sales has begun.

Summer Festival


Summer-Festival 2020

Four weeks of more than 100 concerts: International classical music stars in the heart of Switzerland. Sign up for our reminder and you will receive an e-mail reminder a few days before tickets go on sale.

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04. December 2019

Music for Refugees in Uganda

String quartet gave concerts and played with local musicians in workshops.

02. December 2019

Statement on the Death of Mariss Jansons

By Michael Haefliger, Executive and Artistic Director of Lucerne Festival

28. October 2019

Subscription Series: Looking Forward to a Summer of Music

We again expanded our subscription series for the Summer Festival. In addition to the popular weekend packages, we now offer a wide range of theme-based subscriptions, which you can already order beginning immediately.

28. October 2019

TEODOR | 1 to 4 April 2020

Teodor Currentzis Is at the Center of the First Edition of Lucerne Festival’s New Concert Weekends

05. September 2019

A New Top-Class Partner for Lucerne Festival

The Kühne Foundation to Begin Its Role as a Main Sponsor in 2020.

03. September 2019

Roche Young Commissions 2021

The Commissions for 2021 Have Been Awarded to the Composers Kirsten Milenko and Alex Vaughan.

02. September 2019

Lucerne Festival Online


29. August 2019

Request Concert

The issue of power is clearly addressed at this concert. The power to decide for yourself what the Festival Strings Lucerne and Daniel Dodds will perform was up to you!

16. August 2019

Chailly conducts Strauss

In 2017, Riccardo Chailly and the Lucerne Festival Orchestra focused on a composer who had yet to appear on this elite ensemble's programs: Richard Strauss.

15. August 2019

The History of the Festival in Sound

The latest CD release in the Historic Performances series is here. It focuses on the soprano Edith Mathis.

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