The Lucerne Festival Strings orchestra takes its place as one of the Swiss ensembles with the richest international reputation and tradition.
The orchestra has been performing its own concert series in the Concert Hall of the Lucerne KKL since 2003. World-class artistic partners like Bernard Haitink, Rudolf Buchbinder, Renaud Capuçon, Mischa Maisky, Daniil Trifonov, Vilde Frang, Martin Grubinger, Hélène Grimaud and Arabella Steinbacher are our guests in Lucerne and on tour, and they all love working with the orchestra.
Apart from its commitments in Lucerne and central Switzerland, the orchestra is involved in a large number of concert activities at major venues all over the world as only few comparable ensembles.
- 2009: Tokyo Suntory Hall, Berlin Philharmonie
- 2010: Beijing NCPA, Seoul Arts Center
- 2011: Shanghai Oriental Art Center
- 2012: Dresden Frauenkirche
- 2013: Berlin Philharmonie
- 2014: Hong Kong City Hall
- 2015: Vienna Musikverein
- 2016: Alte Oper Frankfurt am Main
- 2017: Hamburg Elbphilharmonie, Amsterdam Het Concertgebouw
- 2018: Shanghai Grand Theatre, Hamburg Elbphilharmonie
- 2019: Vienna Konzerthaus, Berlin Konzerthaus, Hamburg Elbphilharmonie
The Lucerne Festival Strings is the only Swiss chamber orchestra that performs at the Lucerne Festival year by year and reaches some 20,000 to 50,000 concertgoers at home and abroad. TV documentaries on the orchestra has been screened by Germany's ZDF channel and the ensemble has broadcast live on Italian television.
Inseparable from the «Strings» family are the communal and private sponsors, who support us with their enthusiasm and financial contributions.
As a sponsor, you will share in our ideals: international understanding, enthusiasm, spontaneity, expressive variety and determination to achieve perfection.
Both to those attending our events at the Lucerne KKL and those who sponsor the worldwide concert tours of one of the «most distinguished chamber orchestras in Europe», we offer a wide range of customized schemes that meet the needs of everyone.
Your commitment to sponsor the Lucerne Festival Strings will bring you both an ideal networking platform and a countable return-on-investment!
We would welcome the opportunity to speak to you about this.
Hans-Christoph Mauruschat, Managing Director
Tel: +41 41 420 62 63