Mendelssohn Festival from 8 to 10 April 2022

The Lucerne Festival Orchestra and Riccardo Chailly will devote the new Spring Festival to the composer Felix Mendelssohn and his contemporaries.

2022 Summer Subscriptions

Would you like to make sure you can enjoy the best of the best? You should try the attractive subscription specials we've put together.

2022 Summer Festival from 9 August to 11 September

Five weeks of more than 100 concerts: International classical music stars in the heart of Switzerland.

New DVD: Blomstedt conducts Beethoven

In the summer of 2020, Herbert Blomstedt, a living legend among conductors who has long chosen to reside in Lucerne, stood on the podium of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra for the very first time. You would not have been able to guess that he had celebrated his 93rd birthday just one month earlier, so thrilling and vital were his interpretations of Beethoven's Symphonies No. 2 and 3 and First Piano Concerto.

Mendelssohn Festival

08.04.-10.04.2022

Our new spring festival

Music Director Riccardo Chailly and the Lucerne Festival Orchestra will perform the new annual Spring Festival for the first time from 8 to 10 April 2022. In 2022 and 2023, the focus will be on Felix Mendelssohn. Online ticket sales have started.

Summer Festival

09.08.-11.09.2022

2022 Summer Festival

Five weeks of more than 100 concerts: International classical music stars in the heart of Switzerland. Online ticket sales begin on 29 March 2022, 12.00 noon (Swiss time).

Connected

We can stay in touch online even between each festival. "Connected" is our platform of digital offerings that are available throughout the entire year, including livestreams, artist interviews, and background reports.