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Amor und Psyche

25.06.2021 - 28.06.2021

The courtyard of Eggenberg Palace becomes a baroque theatre. Adrian Schvarzstein stages Fux's opera "Psiche", Alfredo Bernardini, Schoenberg Choir, Zefiro and exquisite soloists complete the happiness.

Ö1 Klassik-Treffpunkt

26.06.2021 - 26.06.2021

Ö1 zu Gast bei der styriarte. Albert Hosp plaudert in der Live-Sendung aus dem Styriarte.Studio im Palais Attems mit Lilli Hartmann, Michael Hell und Adrian Schvarzstein. Nur mit Anmeldung!


26.06.2021 - 24.07.2021

The GrazGuides set out on lusty paths through the festival city. A city walk with musical moments.

Die Lust des Apuleius

27.06.2021 - 27.06.2021

PIANO EVENING & READING / Peter Simonischek reads from "Amor and Psyche" by Apuleius / Ottavia Maria Maceratini plays piano works by Debussy, Satie, Martucci, Busoni

Lust auf Dvořák

29.06.2021 - 29.06.2021

They are clearly in the mood for Dvořák: the soloists of the Czech Chamber Music Academy under the direction of Tomás Jamník have prepared a lively programme. Pure Dvořák.

Il Ciarlatano

29.06.2021 - 29.06.2021

Opera on Tour. Full of wit and acrobatics, A. Schvarzstein stages Pergolesi's mini-opera. With star baritone Dietrich Henschel and the new ensemble ĀRT HOUSE 17 under Michael Hell.

Klezmer Bridges

30.06.2021 - 30.06.2021

Bridging the gap between musical genres is his life’s work: Giora Feidman, grandmaster of klezmer, joins up with the Rastrelli Cello Quartet.

Il Ciarlatano

30.06.2021 - 30.06.2021

Opera on Tour. Full of wit and acrobatics, A. Schvarzstein stages Pergolesi's mini-opera. With star baritone Dietrich Henschel and the new ensemble ĀRT HOUSE 17 under Michael Hell.

Il Ciarlatano

01.07.2021 - 01.07.2021

Opera on Tour. Full of wit and acrobatics, A. Schvarzstein stages Pergolesi's mini-opera. With star baritone Dietrich Henschel and the new ensemble ĀRT HOUSE 17 under Michael Hell.


02.07.2021 - 03.07.2021

Motets for the Blessed Virgin by composers from Josquin to Pärt, with the Arnold Schoenberg Choir in Pöllau Parish Church, followed by a country hike.

Höchste Lust

02.07.2021 - 02.07.2021

Bernd Glemser brings out all the passion in the piano music by Wagner, Liszt, Chopin and Rachmaninoff and follows them into the highest realms of harmonic excitement.

Il Castrato

03.07.2021 - 03.07.2021

Soprano Samuel Mariño scales the highest heights of virtuoso baroque arias by Handel and Gluck, accompanied by the accomplished styriarte Festival Orchestra under Michael Hofstetter.

Il Ciarlatano

03.07.2021 - 03.07.2021

Opera on Tour. Full of wit and acrobatics, A. Schvarzstein stages Pergolesi's mini-opera. With star baritone Dietrich Henschel and the new ensemble ĀRT HOUSE 17 under Michael Hell.


04.07.2021 - 04.07.2021

On the shore of the Danube, Brahms revels in three-four time. With him the young voices of the Camerata Styria - as well as the four gifted piano hands of Olga Chepovetsky and Philipp Scheucher.


04.07.2021 - 04.07.2021

From Telemann to Morricone, from Piazzolla to Radiohead, this are the ingredients with which the crossover duo Gratzer & Bittmann burn off their colourful fireworks.

Summer of Love

05.07.2021 - 05.07.2021

In the summer of 1967, the world was on fire. A young supergroup around Silvana Veit and Niki Waltersdorfer breathe new life into the songs of the hippies.

Clarinet Connection

05.07.2021 - 05.07.2021

The four clarinetists effortlessly traverse centuries and musical styles: the Vienna Clarinet Connection blends Mozart with Piazzolla and Tchaikovsky with Brubeck.

Schuld war nur der Bossa Nova

06.07.2021 - 07.07.2021

What would pop songs be without love, and love longing without pop songs? Eddie Luis und seine Gnadenlosen take us on an exciting trip from the frivolous thirties to the swinging sixties.

Trombones on Fire

06.07.2021 - 06.07.2021

8 Posaunen, allesamt Solisten in Spitzenorchestern, bringen die Bühne zum Siedepunkt. Mit Genieblitzen von Händel bis Holst – und einem Auftragswerk der Grazer Komponistin Elisabeth Harnik.


07.07.2021 - 07.07.2021

Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich trace Olivier Messiaen’s secret love for pianist Yvonne Loriod in the great French composer’s works.

Il Decamerone

08.07.2021 - 08.07.2021

Karl Markovics reads the most sparkling episodes from Boccaccio's "Decamerone", and the Unicorn Ensemble takes us into the sound world of the Florentine Renaissance.

Lust auf Bach

09.07.2021 - 09.07.2021

Like Johann Sebastian Bach, Cameron Carpenter is an organist of the first order. Bringing Bach‘s works to the organ at Stefaniensaal, he performs them with exceptional expertise.

Love Songs

10.07.2021 - 10.07.2021

greatest emotions, tiniest space. Exceptional voice Mira Lu Kovacs and her exciting band 5K HD recreate their Best Of love song - Beatles to Rihanna, Björk to Alabama Shakes.


10.07.2021 - 11.07.2021

Masterpieces of sacred music at Stainz with with select soloists, the Schoenberg Choir, the styriarte Festival Orchestra, conducted by Jordi Savall.


10.07.2021 - 10.07.2021

This year, the 14th ORF Styria Klangwolke will once again transform the whole of Styria into a large concert hall.

Lust auf Mozart

12.07.2021 - 12.07.2021

Mozart - a genius of opera and lied. This is proven by Maria Ladurner's brilliant soprano accompanied by Florian Birsak, Fritz Kircher and Ursina Braun.

All you need is love

13.07.2021 - 13.07.2021

Is love really all you need? If you want to sing about love, you need voices as vibrant as those of Voces8, who span the ages from Orlando Gibbons to Irving Berlin.


14.07.2021 - 14.07.2021

Six cellos can play a whole universe of music, as Matthias Bartolomey's ensemble CelloVersum proves with boundless expeditions between Gesualdo, Bizet and Bernstein.

Die Schöne und das Biest

15.07.2021 - 15.07.2021

A monster can have a beautiful soul, as we hear when Florian Teichtmeister reads to us. The trio l'après midi embeds the fairy tale material in dazzling sounds by the French composers.

Lust auf Brahms

16.07.2021 - 16.07.2021

Born in Hamburg, Johannes Brahms loved Austria and Hungary. And to this day it shows in his music, as Linus Roth, Julian Steckel and Markus Schirmer amply demonstrate.

Im Weinberg

17.07.2021 - 18.07.2021

Walking in Klöch, accompanied by Oni Wytars with medieval songs from Carmina Burana, Vocalforum Graz, choir pieces from Brahms to Koringer, and Michael Dangl's reading.

Carmina Burana

17.07.2021 - 18.07.2021

Orff's audio theatre with a huge cast. Young star Patrick Hahn conducts the orchestra recreation, chor pro musica, KUG children's choir, and dream soloists.

La Pastorella

18.07.2021 - 18.07.2021

Around Vivaldi's monument to a young shepherdess, Dorothee Oberlinger, the virtuoso queen of the recorder, creates an evening full of passion with the Sonatori de la Gioiosa Marca.

Tango del Diablo

19.07.2021 - 19.07.2021

Bandoneon maestro Marcelo Nisinman and his friends present a wonderful night of tango based on the work of Astor Piazzolla, who would have been 100 years old this year.

Lust auf Tschaikowski

20.07.2021 - 20.07.2021

The newly formed styriarte Festspiel-Orchester.YOUTH, conducted by Andrés Orozco-Estrada, performs Tchaikovsky's 5th in a version with choreography by Adrian Schvarzstein.

Lust auf Schubert

21.07.2021 - 21.07.2021

Die erotic ambiguity of Schubert’s Trout is conveyed by tenor Daniel Johannsen as exquisitely as the Trout Quintet is by fortepiano virtuoso Kristian Bezuidenhout and his friends.

Tausendundeine Nacht

22.07.2021 - 22.07.2021

Chris Pichler lends her voice to the amorous adventures in “One Thousand and One Nights“ and Muthe Trio Misafir opens the treasure chest of jazz with a little oriental spice.

Salsa Sinfonica

23.07.2021 - 23.07.2021

Salsa originated in the Bronx in New York. But the hot rhythms of Ismael Barrios' Salsa Explosion Band & Orquesta de Cuerdas de styriarte can kindle their fire into the Helmut List Halle.

Don Juan

24.07.2021 - 24.07.2021

In Gluck‘s ballet, Don Juan is, as ever, portrayed as lacking in self-control. Jordi Savall and his orchestra Le Concert des Nations fan the flames of passion.


25.07.2021 - 25.07.2021

When Prince Esterházy played the baryton, he had the best around him. Lorenz Duftschmid does the same. Open-air finale at Eggenberg palace with Haydn and Mozart.



18.10.2021 - 19.10.2021

Newly appointed principal conductor Mei-Ann Chen opens the new season with Mozart, a joyfully concertizing wind quartet and the divine Jupiter Symphony.


15.11.2021 - 16.11.2021

Michael Hofstetter conducts Mendelssohn's "Scottish Symphony". But before that, we go to France, with Petar Pejčić and Saint-Saëns' ravishing Cello Concerto.

Lascia la spina

06.12.2021 - 07.12.2021

Michael Hell and four fantastic young voices around Tetian Miyus unleash a firework of passion around Handel's famous aria "Lascia la spina".


13.12.2021 - 14.12.2021

A Tchaikovsky feast before Christmas with the stunning ballet "The Nutcracker" and the famous 1st Piano Concerto. Kristina Miller plays, Jiří Rožeň conducts.


05.01.2022 - 06.01.2022

Bach's Christmas Oratorio tells the story of the infant Jesus up to Epiphany. Jordi Savall takes on cantatas 4 to 6 from this wonderful cycle.

Die Königin

10.01.2022 - 11.01.2022

No less than three musical queens in pure Haydn bliss: Selina Ott with the Trumpet Concerto and Maria Bader-Kubizek with the Symphony that thrilled the Queen of France.


07.02.2022 - 09.02.2022

Pure Gershwin: First from the opera "Porgy and Bess" and the swinging "American in Paris", after that Philipp Scheucher with the "Rhapsody in Blue". On the podium: Daniela Musca.


14.03.2022 - 15.03.2022

Schubert's "Unfinished" is pure emotion, and Max Bruch's First Violin Concerto a volcanic masterpiece, interpreted by Nikita Boriso-Glebsky, conducted by Andreas Stoehr.


21.03.2022 - 22.03.2022

Alfredo Bernardini conducts the greatest orchestral suites of the Baroque. Among them Bach's third orchestral suite with the world-famous "Air" and Handel's "Water Music".

Ring ohne Worte

03.04.2022 - 05.04.2022

Mei-Ann Chen fulfils a wish of her heart: she conducts Richard Wagner's "Ring des Nibelungen" in orchestral cross-section without singing voices.

Aus der Neuen Welt

08.05.2022 - 10.05.2022

Mei-Ann Chen conducts Dvořák's "From the New World" and Eröd's Concerto for Three Clarinets and Orchestra. Soloists: Michael Gurfinkel and his twin sons

Vivaldi & Co

23.05.2022 - 24.05.2022

Spanish violinist Lina Tur Bonet in an all-Italian string orchestra programme: virtuoso with Vivaldi, cool with Corelli and heavenly with Handel.


13.06.2022 - 14.06.2022

Beethoven remains the measure of all things, already in his fresh 1st Symphony, even more so in the 4th Piano Concerto. The conductor Glass Marcano comes from Venezuela, the pianist Markus Schirmer from Graz.