The Rahn Kulturfonds was founded to promote and award outstanding students of swiss music conservatoires and academies.

Patrons’ Association

Join our Patrons’ Association and support us in our promotion of young musicians.

As a member you will benefit from:

  • invitations to social events organized by the Rahn Kulturfonds
  • complimentary tickets to Rahn Kulturfonds concerts
  • streaming links of live recordings of Rahn Preisträgerkonzert
  • the possibility to arrange private concerts with our prize winners and scholarship holders.

Membership fee
Patron membership: CHF 500
Membership for couples: CHF 800

We would be delighted to welcome you as a member of the Rahn Kulturfonds Patron’s Association. You are more than welcome to visit one of our concerts and become acquainted with our work.

The Patrons’ Association is recognised by the authorities as a non-profit-making organisation. Donations are tax-deductible.

Bank Account
Rahn+Bodmer Co.
8022 Zürich
Verein Rahn Kulturfonds
IBAN CH93 0877 9001 7254 6501 9

Become a patron

Are you interested in supporting the Rahn Kulturfonds and promoting young musicians?

We look forward to welcoming you!

Rahn Kulturfonds
Dörflistrasse 120
8050 Zürich
Telefon +41 44 253 64 00
E-mail: info@rahnkulturfonds.ch

News & Announcements

Rahn Concert Più Livestream

Enjoy our soloists online: YILAN ZHAO Piano JÉRÉMIE CONUS Piano LUIS HOMEDES LÓPEZ Saxophone VERONIKA T.-POTZNER Percussion with works by Piazzolla, Gershwin, Chopin and Tchaikowsky

Rahn Scholarships

Since 2011, the Rahn Kulturfonds has awarded over 100 monetary scholarships and also lends instruments - in the form of a scholarship - to outstanding young musicians. Application criteria Students enrolled at a Swiss music adademy and under 27 years old will present...

New date – Rahn Prizewinner Concert for piano

The Rahn Prizewinner Concert for piano should have taken place on 30 March 2020 at Tonhalle Maag. It was postponed due to the corona virus. Asuto Kitamura and Georgiana Pletea, first respectively second prize winner of the Rahn Musikpreis 2020 for piano, will perform...

Postponed – Rahn Prizewinner Concert 2020 for piano

Due to the corona virus and taking into account the current precautionary measures of the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, the Rahn Prizewinner Concert for piano will unfortunately not take place on March 30, 2020. The concert will take place at a later date....

Trailer Rahn Musikpreis 2020 for piano

Recorded on January 17, 2020 at ZKO-Haus by Marcel Babazadeh, Atelier Klang & Raum.

Rahn Musikpreis 2020 for piano

The competition 2020 for piano will take place at ZKO-Haus in Zurich from Wednesday, January 15 until Friday, January 17, 2020. Further information >  

Rahn Concert Continuo 2019

On 8 March 2019 the VI Rahn Concert Continuo took place in the large concert hall of the Zürcher Hochschule der Künste. Impressions of the concert and press reviews can be found here: Impressions Press reviews

Rahn Concert Continuo

The VI Rahn Concert Continuo takes place for the first time in the large concert hall of the Zürcher Hochschule der Künste (ZHdK). Prize winners and selected scholarship holders of the Rahn Kulturfonds will perform works by F. Schubert, N. Paganini, H. Wolf, O....

Rahn concert Più – Impressions

Rahn Kulturfonds has organized its first ever Rahn Concert PIÙ. The concert is aimed at music lovers of all ages and took place on November 10, 2018 at Kaufleuten Festsaal in Zurich. Winners of the Rahn Musikpreis and scholarship holders played pieces by H....

Christmas concert

On 29 November 2018, five prizewinners and scholarship holders are performing in Zurich. The concert is organized by Swiss International Club, a partner of the Rahn Kulturfonds. More...