Ein grosses Glück: Mariss Jansons in Luzern

Oster – Festival 2016 | Copyright: LUCERNE FESTIVAL/ Priska Ketterer

Kurz vor Ostern schien für einige Tage nicht die Reuss, sondern die Isar durch Luzern zu fliessen. Anders formuliert: Um Palmsonntag, am finalen Wochenende des Oster-Festivals, gastierte ab 2004 das Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks als Residenzklangkörper bei LUCERNE FESTIVAL. Und das war ein grosses Glück, denn so war regelmässig einer der bedeutendsten Dirigenten unserer Zeit am Vierwaldstättersee zu erleben: Mariss Jansons.

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge
Verschlagwortet mit , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

The premiere in Lucerne through the eyes of Roche employees

Photo © Roche / Nik Hunger

“I am not ‘trained’ in contemporary classical music, so my ear was somehow looking for a melody. I admit it is not so easy to understand what the composers meant but it was a great experience to be exposed to something so ‘exotic’ to my ear,” said one Roche scientist who attended the Roche Young Commissions Première in Lucerne.

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ACADEMY
Verschlagwortet mit ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Grand finale of the China tour in Shenzhen

With Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3 and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4 the Lucerne Festival Orchestra concluded its third tour through China with Music Director Riccardo Chailly in the Shenzhen Concert Hall.

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2019
Verschlagwortet mit , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Father and son on tour with the Lucerne Festival Orchestra

What does the Lucerne Festival Orchestra mean to you?

Wolfram: To me the Lucerne Festival Orchestra means playing orchestral repertoire together with the most enthusiastic musicians on a sensational level, at the spectacular Lucerne Festival, supported by an extremely professional and warmhearted organization.

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2019
Verschlagwortet mit , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

The Lucerne Festival Orchestra continued its Shanghai residency

The Lucerne Festival Orchestra travelled to China for the third time in a row: from 15 to 17 October, and continued its Shanghai residency with three concerts under the direction of Music Director Riccardo Chailly.

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL in Shanghai, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2019
Verschlagwortet mit , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Workshops in Shanghai with the Lucerne Festival Orchestra

During its Shanghai residency with three concerts from 15 to 17 October, members of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Reinhold Friedrich (trumpet), Jacques Zoon (flute), Simon van Holen (Bassoon), Raymond Curfs (percussion), Ivo Gass (horn) and Dina Heidinger (oboe) hold workshops in the Shanghai Symphony Concert Hall.

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL in Shanghai, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2019
Verschlagwortet mit , , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

„I hit on everything that sounds or doesn’t sound.“ Raymond Curfs

What does the Lucerne Festival Orchestra mean to you?

To me, the Lucerne Festival Orchestra means the perfect musical realization of making music amongst greatly inspiring and extremely fine musical friends. Since I’ve been a member from the beginning, when Claudio Abbado re-started the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, it’s almost like a baby to me.

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2019
Verschlagwortet mit , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

China National Centre for the Performing Arts

 

The Lucerne Festival Orchestra started its third tour through China with Music Director Riccardo Chailly and the young Russian pianist Alexander Malofeev in Beijing at the National Centre for the Performing Arts. Here some impressions of a great start:

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2019
Verschlagwortet mit , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

On tour with Raphaël Schenkel, clarinetist of the Lucerne Festival Orchestra

What does the Lucerne Festival Orchestra mean to you?

First of all, it is a great honor being part of this unique ensemble. I gain a lot from listening to so many different inspiring personalities from all over the world. As everybody is there for the festival, there is no routine. The sound and the energy of this orchestra are simply amazing!

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2019
Verschlagwortet mit , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar

Beijing – first stop, first impressions


The LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA travels to China for the third time in a row: before continue its Shanghai residency from 15 to 17 October, there will be additional performances in Beijing (12-13 October) and Shenzhen (19 October). Here you can find the first impressions upon arrival in Beijing.

Weiterlesen

Veröffentlicht unter Alle Beiträge, LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA, On Tour 2019
Verschlagwortet mit , , , ,
Hinterlasse einen Kommentar