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

    News & Announcements

    IV. Rahn Concert Più

    The IV. Rahn Concert Più will take place on Sunday, 7 November 2021 at 11:00am at Kaufleuten Zurich, Festsaal.

    Please find the livestream of the III. Rahn Concert Più here:

    Rahn Scholarships – Next audition 15 November 2021

    Since 2011 Rahn Kulturfonds has awarded more than 100 monetary scholarships since 2011 and lends instruments, also in the form of scholarships, to outstanding young musicians. Admission criteria Students who have been enrolled at a Swiss music academy for at least two...


    Information & registration for the competition

    Trailer Rahn Musikpreis 2020 for piano

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

    Rahn Prize winners’ Concert 2020 for piano

    The Rahn Prizewinner Concert 2020 for piano had to be cancelled due to the Corona pandemic.

    Rahn Prizewinner Concert 2020 for piano

    Due to the regulations of the Federal Office of Public Health in connection with the Corona pandemic, the prize winners' concert 2020 for piano had to be cancelled.

    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....