« Celebrating Beethoven» – 250th birthday
Lucerne Concert Series
100% Beethoven in Beethovens year also with us! The Festival Strings Lucerne focus on the year 1806, in which his violin concerto was composed, as well as his during his lifetime successful 4th symphony. And a Strings-Début in addition! Midori ist the phenomenal Asian violinist of her generation and made her début with the New York Philharmonic at the age of 11.
March 2020: Big England-Asia tour
Tours and performances abroad
Following the concert, Daniel Dodds, Midori and the Festival Strings Lucerne will go on tour: first to England, in the Saffron Hall near Cambridge, then to Asia, for a Strings-Début in Singapore, to Hongkong with old friends in the HK Arts Festival with whom we made our début in 1979, to China (Shanghai among others), and finally to Seoul: all in reference to Beethoven’s anniversary.
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Concert Season 2019/20
The presale for the new concert season has begun. 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.