UBS Culture Foundation supports the ongoing work of composers in the field of contemporary classical music. In addition we back professional instrumental and vocal ensembles, which make a substantial impact on the interpretation and renewal of contemporary art music through commissioned works and premieres.
Swiss premieres of significant new works by Swiss composers
Commissioned works by Swiss composers in the context of concert programs in Switzerland
We do not support
Non-Swiss ensembles or composers without permanent residence in Switzerland
Composers, orchestras or ensembles that have received support from the UBS Culture Foundation within the last three years
Students and projects developed in the context of education
The acquisition of musical instruments, the production of sound carriers, or the edition of musical works