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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.

26. November 2018

7th Christoph Delz Foundation Composition Competition

Of the three compositions for solo piano newly written by the three prize winners and finalists, the jury (Lisa Streich, Marco Stroppa, Michel Roth, Mark Sattler, and Nicolas Hodges) was most impressed by Tsukamoto's composition "Zickenzone." She will rec

05. November 2018

Clariant is the new Theme Sponsor

Lucerne Festival is pleased to announce that Clariant, one of the world’s leading companies for specialty chemicals, will become the new Theme Sponsor of Lucerne Festival in Summer starting in 2019.

11. October 2018

Tour-Blog LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA

The LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA is touring again with its Music Director Riccardo Chailly. Follow their Shanghai residence on our blog.

19. September 2018

Summer 2018

Highlights Summer Festival 2018

02. September 2018

Roche Commissions

Rebecca Saunders is named recipient of the tenth composition to be commissio.

The ninth work commissioned in the series, Reading Malevich by Peter Eötvös, will receive its world premiere on 1 September by the Lucerne Festival Academy.

10. July 2018

Lucerne Festival on tour

The Lucerne Festival Orchestra to spend a week in residence in Shanghai in October 2018, following the ensemble’s appearance at the Teatro alla Scala under Music Director Riccardo Chailly

18. June 2018

Fritz Gerber Award 2018

The saxophonist Sara Zazo Romero, the violinist Alexandre Guy, and the percussionist Thomas Soldati have received the Fritz Gerber Foundation Award.

15. June 2018

INORI Blog

Get a special and an exclusive insight into the one-year project INORI by Karlheinz Stockhausen with interviews, videos and photos.