Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

The Geneva-based symphony orchestra is committed to performing and promoting new symphonic music, especially music created by Swiss composers.

Orchestrating Internationally Renowned Performances

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande (OSR) was established in Geneva, Switzerland in 1918. More than a century later, OSR is a highly regarded orchestra that performs across the globe and whose world premieres include works by Igor Stravinsky, Darius Milhaud, and Arthur Honegger.

OSR maintains a close partnership with Swiss broadcasting company Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen (Swiss Radio and Television), enabling performances to be broadcast to millions of global listeners. OSR's resume includes an array of prize-winning recordings produced with a dozen international labels, as well as concert tours in the world's most renowned concert halls. OSR also performs extensively in Switzerland for audiences in Geneva and Lausanne, accompanies operatic performances at Geneva's Grand Théâtre, and participates in the annual United Nations concert. In addition, the orchestra hosts concerts for children and families, leads in-class educational activities, and offers interactive digital educational resources for people of all ages to foster musical curiosity and exploration.

GRoW Support

2023

General Operating Support

2022

General Operating Support 

2019

Programming - Extraordinary Autumn Concert