About us


The Ascona Music Festival, who's first edition took place in 2010,is a prestigious chamber music festival which is held in the picturesque town of Ascona, Switzerland.

Ascona is located next to the majestic Lake Maggiore and is surrounded by the impressive Swiss Alps. Its natural beauty is an ideal setting, providing a suitable atmosphere for a festival that aims to attract all lovers of chamber music performed at the highest artistic level. The festival has been created with the awareness of the profound effects that classical music has on the heart of human beings and nature.

The artistic director of the Festival is Daniel Levy, the world-renowned Argentine pianist who is considered to be one of the best interpreters of the classical/romantic repertoire.