Così fan tutte


Tobias Wögerer opens the season with a cheerful music festival from the works of Mozart, Haydn and Schubert. The young violoncellist Hyazintha Andrej from Graz makes her brilliant debut.

Bach im Kaffeehaus

21.10.2024 - 22.10.2024

With Johann Sebastian and his cousin Johann Bernhard Bach, we accompany harpsichord master Eva Maria Pollerus to the Zimmermannsche Kaffehaus in Leipzig.

Beethoven con forza


More Beethoven is not possible! The outstanding sound architect is unleashed by piano star Bernd Glemser and Mei-Ann Chen, who also guides us into exciting new Beethoven territories.


02.12.2024 - 03.12.2024

This year, the baroque Christmas festival with Alfredo Bernardini takes us across Europe. With atmospheric pastoral music, Handel's Pastoral Concerto and Vivaldi's most beautiful oboe concerto, we float from London to Venice.

Hänsel und Gretel


Humperdinck's "Hansel and Gretel" is a must during Advent. Pure Christmas sound with Vanessa Benelli Mosell on the podium and Christoph Bielefeld on top with Reinecke's dreamlike harp concerto.



The year could not have started in a more majestic and lively way than with Mozart's Sinfonia concertante in E flat major. Brilliantly performed by Maria Kubizek, Nils Mönkemeyer and Michael Hofstetter on the podium.

Romeo und Julia


Mei-Ann Chen and the Recreation Orchestra remind us of the most famous love story of all time. Prokofiev and Bernstein breathe new life into Romeo and Juliet with immortal melodies and irrepressible rhythm.

Strauss mit Strauss


To mark the 200th birthday of the Waltz King, actress Ursula Strauss and Wolfgang Redik as a violinist cum conductor invite you to a rousing Strauss celebration in 3/4 time.

Vivaldi Primavera

17.03.2025 - 18.03.2025

Rough edges fit the wild Vivaldi perfectly. Especially when baroque specialist Lina Tur Bonet conjures them up with unbridled enthusiasm.

Butterfly Lovers


US star violinist Melissa White takes us on a journey into the touching romance of the "Butterfly Lovers". Mei-Ann Chen crowns the animal evening with mystical love stories from the Parisian "Belle Époque".


05.05.2025 - 06.05.2025

Off to Napoli in the 18th century! From Scarlatti to Paisiello, Michael Hell and baritone Adrian Eröd embark on a wonderful-sounding journey to the south.

Clara und Robert


Clara and Robert Schumann were a unique couple. In the heart of German Romanticism, US pianist Claire Huangci delights with virtuoso quotes from their creative love affair in black and white.

Romantik pur


Ingmar Beck and Moldovan violinist Alexandra Tirsu pile up the most exciting string sounds of Dvořák and Tchaikovsky to create a grandiose season finale in the sound of Romanticism.