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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.

26. July 2017

Changes of Program and Updates for the 2017 Summer Festival

By the time our Festival program must go to the printer, many work titles and programming items are not yet fixed. There may also on occasion be a change of program or a postponement.

24. July 2017

Ark Nova

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

23. June 2017

Program Piano Festival

Get yourself in the mood by taking a look at our program overview of the 2017 Piano-Festival! Tickets go on sale starting 2 August, 12.00 noon (Lucerne time)

21. June 2017

Day by Day

The Day by Day Festival Guide contains information about all of the concerts in the Summer Festival. An overview page allows you to see all events on a given day at a glance.

16. May 2017

The History of the Festival in Sound

The latest CD release in the Historic Performances series is here. It focuses on the conductor Carl Schuricht.

11. May 2017


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

25. April 2017


Michel van der Aa's Blank Out will now take place on 13 August at 16.00

20. April 2017

Fritz-Gerber-Award 2017

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