Lukas Loss

Classical Concert Pianist

Piano Teacher

Short Biography

Lukas Loss (born 1997 in Basel) studied piano in the 'Hochschule für Musik' (HSM) Basel in the classes of Claudio Martínez Mehner and Anton Kernjak. Further lessons with Jan Schultsz, Rafael Rosenfeld, Felix Renggli, Ivan Monighetti, Thomas Demenga, Michel Roth, Marc Hantaï and others; in the 'Schola Cantorum Basiliensis' he studied cembalo and basso continuo as a minor with Andrea Scherer. First prize in the 'Schweizerischer Jugendmusikwettbewerb' in Lugano in 2015. Masterclasses among others with Ferenc Rados, Heinz Holliger and Oliver Schnyder, Alexander Sitkovetsky. Bachelor with summa cum laude in 2018. In the same year he performed as a soloist with the 'Symphonieorchester Basel' and the 'Akademisches Orchester Basel' under the batons of the maestri Christoph Gedschold and Iwan Wassilevski R. Strauss' Burleske and F. Chopin's Piano concerto Nr. 1 in Basel venues such as 'Musical Theater', Martinskirche, Pauluskirche and others. With the Brassensemble of the Music academy he played G. Gershwin's 'Rhapsody in Blue' in the 'Stadtcasino Basel' aswell as in the 'Dorfkirche Riehen'. He works as a répétiteur and vice conductor in many renowned choirs, such as the 'Choir of the University of Basel' under Olga Pavlu; he also conducts his own choir (Alumni KKB). From 2016 to 2018 he was the vice conductor and répétiteur of the famous 'Knabenkantorei Basel' (KKB). Masterclasses in choral conducting among others with Eriks Esenvalds. Further engagements with the 'Basler Gesangverein', 'Basler Madrigalisten', 'Männerstimmen Basel', 'Studienchor Leimental' and other choirs as well as with singers such as Hanno Müller-Brachmann, Nathalie Mittelbach, Michael Feyfar, Robert Koller and more. With his 'Trio Carmine' and the other ensembles he performs recitals in Spain (i.g. Fundacíon Vidal), Germany, Latvia and Switzerland. Lukas Loss participates in competitions all over Europe and regularly plays solo recitals in places such as 'Swiss Foundation for Young Musicians', 'Museum Kleines Klingental', Heiliggeistkirche Basel (concert series for organ and piano music), 'Kulturraum H95', 'Grande Société Berne', 'Pianolounge Aarau' and others. In December 2019 he performed together with the singer Arion Rudari F. Schubert's 'Winterreise' in the 'Casino Bern'. In February 2020 he performed and recorded in the 'Elisabethenkirche Basel' J.S.Bach's Goldberg Variations. Duo recitals in Portugal. Duo and Trio concerts in Latvia, among others in Radio Klasika 3 and in the famous "Lielais Dzintars" Hall in Liepaja. Participation in festivals such as 'En Blanc et Noir' and 'Seeds Festival' in France and Switzerland.
Diploma 'Master Performance' in 2020. 
Lukas Loss works as a private piano teacher and has also taught in schools such as 'Sternenfeld' in Birsfelden, Musikschule Kölliken in Aarau, Musikschule Riehen and others.
Board member and PR manager of the Collegium Musicum Basel since 2021.


Konzerte und Veranstaltungen

  • Time is TBD
    Swiss Foundation for Young Musicians
    Time is TBD
    Swiss Foundation for Young Musicians, Spalenvorstadt 25, 4051 Basel, Switzerland
    Beethoven: An die ferne Geliebte und weitere Zyklen
  • Apr 23, 7:00 PM
    Musik Meister , Steigstrasse 78, 8200 Schaffhausen, Switzerland
    Program TBA
  • Thu, Apr 15
    Apr 15, 7:00 PM – Apr 21, 11:00 PM
    Latvia, Latvia
    A concert tour through all the major cities and concert halls of Latvia with the Trio Carmine with Anna Gagane (clarinet) and Magdalena Geka (violin)
  • Apr 14, 7:30 PM
    Elisabethenkirche, 4051 Basel, Switzerland
  • Wed, Mar 03
    Museum Kleines Klingental
    Mar 03, 7:30 PM
    Museum Kleines Klingental, Unterer Rheinweg 26, 4058 Basel, Switzerland
    Music by Beat Furrer, Hans Huber and Jannik Giger Exact time TBA
  • Feb 08, 6:00 PM
    Latvijas Radio, Radio
  • Sun, Jan 31
    Jan 31, 5:00 PM
    Heiliggeistkirche, 4053 Basel, Switzerland
    Boulez, Douze Notations Ravel, Gaspard de la Nuit
  • Wed, Jan 27
    Jan 27, 12:30 PM
    Elisabethenkirche, 4051 Basel, Switzerland
    Program TBA
  • Sun, Dec 20
    Feuerthalen, Rhy-Markt
    Dec 20, 2020, 2:00 PM
    Feuerthalen, Rhy-Markt, Feuerthalen, Switzerland
    Progam TBA
  • Sat, Dec 12
    Kreuzlingen/Im 'Karussell'
    Dec 12, 2020, 5:00 PM
    Kreuzlingen/Im 'Karussell', Kreuzlingen, Switzerland
    Program TBA
  • Thu, Nov 26
    Swiss Foundation For Young Musicians
    Nov 26, 2020, 12:30 PM
    Swiss Foundation For Young Musicians, Spalenvorstadt, Basel, Switzerland
  • Wed, Nov 11
    Pianolounge Aarau
    Nov 11, 2020, 7:30 PM
    Pianolounge Aarau, Schönenwerderstrasse 42, 5000 Aarau, Switzerland
    Program and exact time TBA
  • Fri, Oct 30
    Kulturraum H95
    Oct 30, 2020, 8:30 PM
    Kulturraum H95, Horburgstrasse, Basel, Switzerland
    Schumann, Fantasy op. 17 Ravel, Gaspard de la Nuit
  • Sun, Oct 11
    Swiss foundation for young musicians
    Oct 11, 2020, 7:00 PM – Oct 18, 2020, 11:00 PM
    Swiss foundation for young musicians, Spalenvorstadt 25, Basel, Switzerland
    All the Beethoven Sonatas in one week
  • Mon, Aug 10
    Lothringerstrasse 165
    Aug 10, 2020, 7:00 PM – Aug 16, 2020, 11:00 PM
    Lothringerstrasse 165, Lothringerstrasse, 4056 Basel, Switzerland
    Chamber music festival. Program TBA
  • Jul 08, 2020, 12:00 PM
    En Blanc et Noir, 11220 Lagrasse, France
    Poulenc, Napoli Beethoven, sonata nr. 4 Schumann, Fantasy op. 17 Ravel, Gaspard de la Nuit


Neubadstrasse 74
4054 Basel


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