Classical 91.5

Lucerne Festival

Seasonally, Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.

The Lucerne Festival is a series of classical music festivals based in Lucerne, Switzerland. Founded in 1938, it currently produces three festivals per year (the Summer Festival, the Easter Festival and the Piano Festival), attracting some 110,000 visitors annually taking place since 2004 primarily at the Lucerne Culture and Congress Centre.

There are four concerts in the 2017 series from the Lucerne Festival 2017.

1/2       R. Strauss: Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Death and Transfiguration, Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks (Lucerne Festival Orchestra; Riccardo Chailly, cond)

1/9       Mozart: Symphony in A, Flute Concerto (James Galway, f; Daniel Dodds, v; Festival Strings Lucerne) Sibelius: Suite from Pelléas and Mélisande