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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.

01. July 2019

Fritz Gerber Award 2019

Martina Kalt, Marta Sanchez Paz, and Francisco Olmedo Molina Receive the 2019 Fritz Gerber Award

03. June 2019

The 2019 Summer Series: Power Struggles

Our summer blog series (in German) will explore this year's Festival theme of "Power."

07. May 2019

Lucerne Festival To Build On Its Strengths

Lucerne Festival is planning the future: As of 2020 Lucerne Festival will focus on developing the Summer Festival! This strategy will center on the in-house projects:

02. May 2019

DVD: Chailly Conducts Ravel

Waltzes and wild revels, ecstasy and elegance: in the summer of 2018, the LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA and Music Director Riccardo Chailly thrilled the audience with an all-Ravel evening.

07. April 2019

Roche Young Commissions 2019

Marianna Liik and Josep Planells Schiaffino reporting what they have worked on and changed in their scores since the rehearsal.

31. January 2019

Contract Extension Riccardo Chailly

Riccardo Chailly extends his contract as Music Director until 2023

10. December 2018

Prix Credit Suisse Jeunes Solistes for 2019

Percussionist Marianna Bednarska is the winner of the Prix Credit Suisse Jeunes Solistes for 2019

06. December 2018

International Classical Music Award (ICMA)

The two most-recent releases in our Historic Performances series have both been nominated in the Historical category for the International Classical Music Award (ICMA), which will be presented at the KKL Lucerne in 2019.