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08. September 2017

extension of the Contract

Executive and Artistic Director Michael Haefliger extends his contract at Lucerne Festival until 2025

05. September 2017

Roche Young Commissions 2019

Composition Commissions for the 2019 Roche Young Commissions Awarded to Marianna
Liik and Josep Planells Schiaffino.

14. August 2017

Radio Identity

Adults and youngsters from across Switzerland who come from a refugee or immigrant background will visit the Festival for a day, at the conclusion of which they produce an hour-long radio program under the guidance of the radio school klipp+klang.

24. July 2017

Ark Nova

For the first time in Tokyo: Lucerne Festival Ark Nova, September 19-4 October 2017

11. May 2017


Strotter Inst. is this year’s winner of the “Soundzz.z.zzz…z” Competition.

20. April 2017

Fritz-Gerber-Award 2017

Alice Belugou, Hana Hobiger, and Rahel Kohler are the winners of the 2017 Fritz Gerber Award

12. April 2017

Easter Festival 2017

Highlights of Lucerne Festival at Easter 2016

20. March 2017

A conversation with Wolfgang Rihm

On 8 April LUCERNE FESTIVAL will present the Swiss premiere of Wolfgang Rihm's "Requiem-Strophen." In an interview with Max Nyffeler, Rihm talks about his new work ...

16. March 2017

Festival History

Want to learn more about the history and stories behind LUCERNE FESTIVAL? Take a look at our summary, where you can find out what happened, for example, throughout the 1980s.