Our Offices & Partners Abroad

Operadagen Rotterdam, Schouwburg

«Operadagen Rotterdam 2018»

Pro Helvetia is launching a call for music theatre practitioners wishing to attend the international network meeting at the «Operadagen Rotterdam». The «Operadagen Rotterdam» have become established as an international platform in the music theatre sector. From 18 to 27 May 2018, this Festival will present new forms of contemporary music theatre, along with a …


Itinerant jazz

Across Switzerland, 25 Swiss jazz clubs host ten up-and-coming Swiss groups for a total of 60 concerts from 14 January to 19 February 2017. In a veritable tour d’horizon, «Suisse Diagonales Jazz» brings to the fore originality and artistic potential and gives young bands an opportunity to make a name for themselves in a linguistic …

Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2016

Huddersfield contemporary music festival (UK)

Running from 18 to 27 November, the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival showcases the works of several Swiss composers, including Michael Wertmüller, Beat Furrer and Daniel Zea. Pride of place, however, goes to cellist and composer Alfred Zimmerlin, whose composition and improvisation talents can be admired in combination with the Arditti Quartet, Trio Kimmig Studer Zimmerlin …


High priority jazz promotion

With its three-year support programme, Pro Helvetia fosters selected young Swiss jazz bands that have already gained transregional acclaim, have undertaken international concert tours, and whose goal it is to enhance their presence on the international scene. The programme includes financial contributions towards tours, coaching offers and assistance in publicity matters. Call for applications 2017-2019 …