« Celebrating Beethoven» – Concert postponed!
Lucerne Concert Series
«Celebrating Beethoven» will be postponed to 7 December, 2020
The concert with Midori, a contribution to Beethoven's anniversary year 2020, that was canceled on 1 March, 2020 due to the coronavirus crisis, will be rescheduled on Monday, 7 December 2020 at 7:30 p.m. The program with all his works for violin and orchestra completed with the Fourth Symphony, that was composed just before the violin concerto in autumn 1806, remains unchanged
March 2020: Asia tour has been cancelled
Tours and performances abroad
Due to the wave of corona virus infections in mainland China, Festival Strings Lucerne had to cancel their Midori tour in March 2020. The concerts should be rescheduled very soon. Concerts were planned in Singapore and Seoul as well as in the Chinese cities Shanghai, Changsha and Zhuhai and at the Hong Kong Arts Festival, where the Festival Strings Lucerne have been guests since 1978. The only destination which is not being cancelled in March is Saffron Hall in England.
Concert Season 2019/20
Feel invited to look into our Concert Season brochure. The Lucerne Festival Strings will appear in Lucerne for various concerts such as: at their own series, at the Lucerne Festival or in special projects. Being a main cultural ambassador of Lucerne abroad, the orchestra tours to Germany, Italy, England, Slovenia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Seoul.