Public Contributions

The concerts of the Luzerner Sinfonieorchester are made possible through the Zweckverband Grosse Kulturbetriebe with subsidies from the canton and the city of Lucerne. The cantons of Aargau, Obwalden, Nidwalden, Schwyz, Uri, Zug and Zurich support the orchestra with indirect contributes from interkantonaler Kulturlastenausgleich.

Principal Sponsor
Luzerner Kantonalbank

Michael und Emmy Lou Pieper Fonds für das Luzerner Sinfonieorchester

Sponsors and Partners

By international comparison, the Luzerner Sinfonieorchester is very effective in funding itself – at levels well above the European average, thanks to our longstanding sponsors and supporters. It is they who enable us to put on outstanding productions and projects season after season. We should like to express our sincere gratitude to them for their loyalty and longstanding support!

Automobile Partner
Garage Epper Luzern

Supporting Partner
Geert und Lore Blanken-Schlemper-Stiftung

Foundations and Patrons

Josef Müller Stiftung Muri
Landis & Gyr Stiftung
MariaMarina Foundation
Marc Rich Foundation for Education, Culture & Welfare


The following donors have contributed a significant sum in support of the Luzerner Sinfonieorchester in the 2016/17 season.

Gemeinde Meggen
A married couple
A gentleman
Hans and Rita Grüter

Elizabeth und Karl Kuhnke
Lawil Gerüste AG
Giannino Löliger
Max und Marlis Galliker Stiftung

Multicolor Print AG
Annemarie S. Reynolds
Tiefgarage Bahnhofplatz AG
Ferdinand A. Tschümperlin