2019 "Talentwoche" (talent week)
11 - 16 August 2019
The new Concert Season’s first project is the “Talentwoche” (talent week) from 11 to 16 August 2019. It is a course offered by the members of Lucerne Festival Strings which enables young, talented string players with ages ranging from 10 to 18 years to get trained in chamber music and solo or orchestral playing. At the end of the course, the participants will form the orchestra "talent strings".
Nachmittagskonzert (afternoon concert)
The new Concert Season’s first concert is a guest appearance at Lucerne Festival and will take place at the Lucerne KKL on 18 August 2019. The traditional “afternoon concert” is publicly sponsored by the city of Lucerne and the tickets are solely available at the town hall for CHF 10. Two of our orchestra members, Mr Dominik Fischer and Mrs Valentine Ruffieux will perform as soloists in JS Bach’s Brandenburg concerto No. 6.
Concert Season 2019/20
The presale for the new Concert Season has started. The Lucerne Festival Strings will appear in Lucerne for various concerts such as: at their own series, at Lucerne Festival or special projects. Being a main cultural ambassador of Lucerne abroad the orchestra tours to Germany, Italy, England, Slovenia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Seoul.