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1660 Château d'Oex

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The Piccoli Virtuosi Association is a non-profit organisation, member of Benevity, with Tax Exemption for public utility purposes, created with the objective of helping children and young musicians of rare and special talent but with limited financial means through the assignments of grants and scholarships. As a fundamental part of their artistic development Piccoli Virtuosi organises a Yearly Music Festival and International Competition.

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Become a Member

Piccoli Virtuosi is an initiative to develop classical music at a high level for the youth in the region of Château D’Oex / Gstaad. Among its musical and educational activities, it has an important role the Music Festival that welcomes since 2019 children and young players into an inspiring atmosphere of music making and learning.

As part of the Music Festival and International Competition, masterclasses and workshops led by renowned artists are also organised. Prizes and distinctions are given to the most talented children. Scholarships for the academic year are also awarded to children and young people with the capability and determination to devote themselves professionally to music, but who do not have sufficient financial means to meet the expenses of music studies and living in Switzerland.

Friends and partners who believe in our mission and share our vision for the future play a critical role in its fulfilment.

The Friends are at the very heart of our community, and their support is vital to helping Piccoli Virtuosi deliver a complete musical experience to young artists, in a safe and supportive environment.The membership helps the music and learning activities of the Piccoli Virtuosi where support is most needed.

Piccoli Virtuosi relies on funding from a wide range of sources.
There are many ways that you can donate to help us:


Become a Friend by supporting us with the annual amount you desire.

The Piccoli Virtuosi Association offers its Friends the possibility to collaborate with its educational and cultural project. The contribution from the Friends is intended to cover study scholarships and artistic activities.

The Friends of Piccoli Virtuosi enjoy tax benefits on their yearly contributions


Become a Bronze Donor for 1 year by supporting us with 5.000 CHF

Become a Silver Donor for 1 year by supporting us with 10.000 CHF

Become a Gold Donor
 for 1 year by supporting us with 20.000 CHF

As a Donor, if you wish so, your name will be
displayed on our website and
You will also get free access to all concerts and activities.

The Donors of Piccoli Virtuosi enjoy tax benefits on their yearly contributions


Become a Patron by supporting us with over 20.000 CHF for 1 year.

By making your donation, you will show your affinity to artistic, education and engagement programmes of Piccoli Virtuosi and have access to its senior decision makers.

If you wish so, your name will be displayed on our website, publications and concert programs.

Donors may choose for their gifts to be used where the Piccoli Virtuosi most needs support or may direct their donations to the programmes that mean most to them.

As a Patron you will also have right to 1 private concert during the year at your own home or wherever you desire, and you will also get free access to all concerts and activities.

The Patrons of Piccoli Virtuosi enjoy tax benefits on their yearly contributions


Throughout the year, there are numerous opportunities for corporations to invest in the Piccoli Virtuosi Music Festival, International Competition or through underwriting scholarships, performances, student tours to other cities, community outreach events, and special projects. Piccoli Virtuosi can deliver innovative sponsorship programs that provide effective marketing tools for both large and small companies. Our flexible approach to corporate partnerships allows us to work with you to tailor a unique sponsorship package to meet your specific goals and needs. Benefits of sponsorship at Piccoli Virtuosi include:

  • Prominent recognition in programs, print advertising, and on the Piccoli Virtuosi Website.
  • On-site signage
  • Branding and marketing opportunities
  • Client entertainment and hospitality
  • Complimentary tickets to sponsored events
  • Priority attention for performances throughout the season
  • Invitations to concerts, dinners, and special events
  • Invitations to master classes for young artists

Leave a Legacy

A legacy gift to Piccoli Virtuosi can help us to provide new opportunities for some of our gifted students.
As your Will is one of the most important documents you will ever make, we recommend that you consult your legal advisers before drafting a new Will, updating an existing one or making other plans for your estate.

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