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Lucerne Festival 2017

Series produced by WQXR

Caption: KKL Lucerne, Credit: Priska Ketterer/LUCERNE FESTIVAL
Image by: Priska Ketterer/LUCERNE FESTIVAL 
KKL Lucerne 

WQXR is pleased to offer four concerts from the 2017 Lucerne Summer Festival! Founded in 1938, this six-week event on the edge of Lake Lucerne attracts top-name classical soloists and orchestras from around the world.

The broadcasts include special intermission features and interviews with Festival artists.


4 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Lucerne Festival Orchestra conducted by Riccardo Chailly, Credit: Peter Fischli/Lucerne Festival
The final concert in this series from the 2017 Lucerne Festival Concerts is a show of straight Stravinsky — including longtime favorite The Rite of...

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  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:01
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Bernard Haitink and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Credit: Peter Fischli/Lucerne Festival
This concert from the 2017 Lucerne Festival features an evening of Mozart and Mahler from the Chamber Orchestra of Europe — plus a few selections f...

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  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
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Caption: Host Jeffrey Spurgeon with Lucerne Festival Strings artistic Director Daniel Dodds, Credit: Eileen Delahunty / WQXR
For the second broadcast of concerts from the 2017 Lucerne Festival, you’ll be treated to the Festival Strings Lucerne's musical tour of Europe, fr...

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  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
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Caption: Host Jeff Spurgeon (left) and conductor Riccardo Chailly, Credit: Eileen Delahunty / WQXR
The first of four broadcasts from the 2017 Lucerne Festival, presented by WQXR, with the Lucerne Festival Orchestra and Riccardo Chailly, conductor

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  • Added: Nov 14, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:01
  • Purchases: 6