Wednesday, 02_10_2019 6 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | Public Dress Rehearsal | Series "Spielfeld Klassik" | Save date
Thursday, 03_10_2019 7 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 1st Subscription Concert k4 | with Introduction | Save date
Friday, 04_10_2019 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 1st Subscription Concert g4 | with Introduction | Save date
Saturday, 05_10_2019 7_30 p.m. | Concert Hall Bratislava | Tour | Save date
Konzertdauer: ca. 2 Stunden

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

With his symphonies, operas, concerti and chamber music, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (born on January 27, 1756 in Salzburg) is today the most-performed composer of all times. While still a child, he was already an international celebrity: trotted out by...  more

Symphony No. 41 in C major, K. 551 "Jupiter"

Mozart´s last symphony, written in the short space of a few days in 1788 in Vienna, is concurrently a conclusion and a point of departure: on the one hand, Mozart again summarizes those features that had made up the symphony form up until that time,...

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Intermission

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, born in 1809 as the son of a banker and grandson of philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, whipped up a storm of enthusiasm, when only 17, with his incidental music for Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream. With a performance...  more

Symphony No. 2 in B major, Opus 52 "Lobgesang"

 

Thomas Hengelbrock, Conductor

Thomas Hengelbrock is the founder and director of Balthasar Neumann Choir and Ensemble and Chef associé of the Orchestre de Paris. He is widely regarded as one of the outstanding conductors of our time and has left a lasting mark on the world of...  more

Christina Landshamer, Soprano

Born in Munich, Christina Landshamer studied at the city’s Academy of Music and Drama under Angelica Vogel, and subsequently in Konrad Richter’s recital class and Dunja Vejzović’s soloist class at the State University of Music and Performing Arts in...  more

Ágnes Kovács, Soprano

Born in Budapest / Hungaria, soprano Agnes Kovacs studied conducting in Budapest and operatic singing at HfM Frankfurt / Germany. She participated to master classes held by eminent international artists like Anna Reynolds, Walter Moore, Beata...  more

Andrew Staples, Tenor

Andrew Staples sang as a chorister in St Paul’s Cathedral before winning a Choral Scholarship to King’s College Cambridge, where he gained a degree in Music. Andrew was the first recipient of the RCM Peter Pears Scholarship, sponsored by the Britten...  more

Philharmonischer Chor München, Chorus Master: Andreas Herrmann

The Philharmonic Chorus of Munich is one of the leading large scale concert choruses in Germany and partner chorus of the Munich Philharmonic. Its repertoire ranges throughout the choral music of every period, from early polyphonic works all the way...  more