The Swiss Charity Concert and the Swiss Charity Award
The Swiss Charity Concert
In 2011, management consultant, pianist, and conductor Victor Dijon de Monteton founded a new series of annual benefit concerts in Zurich. Every year afterwards the concert was held in Zurich with the performance of a young and highly talented Artist.On April 2, 2015, the Swiss Charity Concert reached out for a special concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Together with violinists Koh Gabriel Kameda and The Orchestra of Praga Camerata, Dijon de Monteton performs classic masterpieces to support Save the Children, the world’s leading independent organization for children, and its programs for children in the world’s poorest areas.
In 2016 the Swiss Charity Award was founded to give young artists the chance to compete among peers and gain valuable feedback on how to proceed in their careers. The winner will perform at the Swiss Charity Concert.
Find out more about the Swiss Charity Concert 2017 here.
The Swiss Charity Award
The winner of the award will be announced in July. He or she will have the special opportunity to perform together with Victor Dijon de Monteton and Koh Gabriel Kameda and a symphony orchestra at the Swiss Chairty Concert and support the world’s largest independent charity organization for children, Save the Children with his/her talent
All expenses for coming to Zurich such as travel (flight/train etc) and accommodation are covered for the winner plus one accompanying person by the Swiss Charity Award.