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Feb 22, 23

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Schleiermacher, Berg, Mendelssohn
World première
Schleiermacher, Relief für Orchester (World première)
Berg, Violin Concerto "To the Memory of an Angel"
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 3 in A minor, "Scottish", Op.56
Andris Nelsons, Conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Baiba Skride, Violin
Feb 24

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Don Carlo
New Production
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Verdi, Don Carlo(s)
Anthony Bramall, Conductor
Jakob Peters-Messer, Director
Markus Meyer, Set Designer
Sven Bindseil, Costume Designer
Riccardo Zanellato, Philip II
Gaston Rivero, Don Carlo
Mathias Hausmann, Rodrigo
Runi Brattaberg, Grand Inquisitor
Gal James, Elisabetta di Valois
Kathrin Göring, Princess Eboli
Randall Jakobsh, A Monk
Stefania Abbondi, Tebaldo
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Tebaldo
Danae Kontora, A Voice from Heaven
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Mar 01, 02

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Wagner, Zimmermann, Shostakovich
Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Death
Zimmermann, Nobody knows de trouble I see
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 8 in C minor, Op.65
Andris Nelsons, Conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Håkan Hardenberger, Trumpet
Mar 03, Apr 01

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Lucia di Lammermoor
Lucia di Lammermoor
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Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Anthony Bramall, Conductor
Katharina Thalbach, Director
Momme Röhrbein, Set Designer
Angelika Rieck, Costume Designer
Mathias Hausmann, Enrico
Anna Virovlansky, Lucia
Kyungho Kim, Edgardo
Patrick Vogel, Arturo
Dan Karlström, Normanno
Sejong Chang, Raimondo
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Sat 3 Mar at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Motette
Bach, Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn - Cantata, BWV23
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Conductor
Mar 04, Jun 01

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Rusalka
New Production
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Dvořák, Rusalka
Christoph Gedschold, Conductor
Michiel Dijkema, Director, Set Designer
Jula Reindell, Costume Designer
Olena Tokar, Rusalka
Peter Wedd, Prince
Tuomas Pursio, Vodník, the water goblin
Karin Lovelius, Ježibaba, the Witch
Kathrin Göring, Foreign Princess
Patrick Vogel, Gamekeeper
Dan Karlström, Gamekeeper
Mirjam Neururer, Kitchen Boy
Jonathan Michie, The Hunter
Magdalena Hinterdobler, First Wood Sprite
Sandra Maxheimer, Second Wood Sprite
Sandra Fechner, Third Wood Sprite
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Mar 08

Club International e.V., Leipzig

© Andreas Birkigt
Cityscape Dances - Tanz in den Häusern der Stadt
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Mar 08, 09, 11 mat

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Widmann, Bruckner
Widmann, Other (Neues Werk)
Bruckner, Symphony no. 7 in E major, WAB 107
Andris Nelsons, Conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Mar 09

Opernhaus, Leipzig

© Kirsten Nijhof
Rossini, La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Anthony Bramall, Conductor
Lindy Hume, Director
Dan Potra, Set Designer
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Clorinda
Wallis Giunta, Angelina (Cinderella)
Sandra Janke, Tisbe
Matteo Macchioni, Don Ramiro
Jonathan Michie, Dandini, valet to Ramiro
Sejong Chang, Alidoro
Giulio Mastrototaro, Don Magnifico
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Mar 10

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Strauss R., Salome
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Aron Stiehl, Director
rosalie, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Manuela Uhl, Salome
Karin Lovelius, Herodias
Kyungho Kim, Narraboth
Tuomas Pursio, Jochanaan
Sandra Maxheimer, Herodias's Page
Rouwen Huther, 1st Jew
Patrick Vogel, 2nd Jew
Dan Karlström, 3rd Jew
Martin Petzold, 4th Jew
Julian Orlishausen, 1st Nazarene
Randall Jakobsh, 1st Soldier
Jürgen Kurth, 2nd Soldier
Artur Mateusz Garbas, Cappadocian
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Sat 10 Mar at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Festmotette
Programme to include:
Bach, Mass in B minor, BWV232: Credo
Bach, Mass in B minor, BWV232: Dona nobis pacem
Works by Bach
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Conductor
Catalina Bertucci, Soprano
Marie-Henriette Reinhold, Mezzo-soprano
Wolfram Lattke, Tenor
Stephan Genz, Baritone
Mar 15, 16

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Larcher, Mozart, Tchaikovsky
World première
Larcher, Chiasma for orchestra (World première)
Mozart, Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K550
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, "Pathétique", Op.74
Andris Nelsons, Conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Mar 18

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Madama Butterfly
Madama Butterfly
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Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Christoph Gedschold, Conductor
Aron Stiehl, Director
Frank Philipp Schlössmann, Set Designer
Sven Bindseil, Costume Designer
Karah Son, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Gaston Rivero, Pinkerton
Gezim Myshketa, Sharpless
Sandra Maxheimer, Suzuki
Sandra Fechner, Suzuki
Randall Jakobsh, The Bonze
Martin Petzold, Prince Yamadori
Dan Karlström, Goro
Tae Hee Kwon, The Official Registrar
Michael Chu, Yakuside
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Fri 23 Mar at 20:00

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Vienna Philharmonic in Leipzig
Mahler, Symphony no. 7
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim, Conductor
Mar 24, Apr 02, May 27

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Tannhäuser
New Production
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Wagner, Tannhäuser
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Katharina Wagner, Director
Marc Löhrer, Set Designer
Thomas Kaiser, Costume Designer
Elisabet Strid, Elisabeth
Kathrin Göring, Venus
Burkhard Fritz, Tannhäuser
Mathias Hausmann, Wolfram von Eschenbach
Danae Kontora, Shepherd Boy
Kyungho Kim, Heinrich der Schreiber
Patrick Vogel, Walther von der Vogelweide
Randall Jakobsh, Biterolf
Runi Brattaberg, Landgraf Hermann
Sejong Chang, Reinmar von Zweter
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Mar 29, 30

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Matthäus-Passion (konzertant)
Bach, St Matthew Passion, BWV244
Gotthold Schwarz, Conductor
Jörg Dürmüller, Evangelist
Tobias Berndt, Pilate
Jochen Kupfer, Christus
Tobias Hunger, Arien
Gerlinde Sämann, Soprano
Anke Vondung, Mezzo-soprano
Mar 31, Jun 08, 10

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Johannes-Passion
New Production
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Johannes-Passion (Mario Schröder)
Paul Goodwin, Conductor
Paul Zoller, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Soprano
Martin Petzold, Tenor
Alexander Knight, Bass
Sejong Chang, Bass
Dan Karlström, Tenor
Benno Schachtner, Alto
Apr 05, 06

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Prokofiev, Beethoven
Prokofiev, Sinfonietta in A major (rev), Op.48
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 1 in C major, Op.15
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 3 in C minor, Op.44
Radu Lupu, Piano
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor
Apr 11, May 10

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Das Rheingold
Das Rheingold
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Wagner, Das Rheingold
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Rosamund Gilmore, Director
Carl-Friedrich Oberle, Set Designer
Nicola Reichert, Costume Designer
Gal James, Freia
Sandra Maxheimer, Wellgunde
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Woglinde
Eun Yee You, Woglinde
Claudia Huckle, Erda
Sandra Fechner, Flosshilde
Karin Lovelius, Fricka
Kathrin Göring, Fricka
Thomas Mohr, Loge
Dan Karlström, Mime
Pavlo Hunka, Alberich
Kay Stiefermann, Donner
Tuomas Pursio, Wotan
James Moellenhoff, Fafner
Runi Brattaberg, Fasolt
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Apr 12, May 11

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Die Walküre
Wagner, Die Walküre
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Rosamund Gilmore, Director
Carl-Friedrich Oberle, Set Designer
Nicola Reichert, Costume Designer
Nikolai Schukoff, Siegmund
Runi Brattaberg, Hunding
Thomas Johannes Mayer, Wotan
Daniela Köhler, Sieglinde
Edith Haller, Brünnhilde
Kathrin Göring, Fricka
Karin Lovelius, Fricka, Grimgerde
Josefine Weber, Helmwige
Gal James, Gerhilde
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Ortlinde
Monika Mascus, Waltraute
Sandra Maxheimer, Siegrune
Wallis Giunta, Rossweisse
Sandra Fechner, Schwertleite
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Apr 12, 13

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Lutosławski, Widmann, Tchaikovsky
Lutosławski, Little Suite
Widmann, Kinderreime und Nonsensverse
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Michał Nesterowicz, Conductor
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
amarcord
Apr 14, May 12

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Siegfried
Wagner, Siegfried
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Rosamund Gilmore, Director
Carl-Friedrich Oberle, Set Designer
Nicola Reichert, Costume Designer
Daniel Frank, Siegfried
Dan Karlström, Mime
Egils Silins, Der Wanderer
Tuomas Pursio, Alberich
Runi Brattaberg, Fafner
Claudia Huckle, Erda
Katherine Broderick, Brünnhilde
Danae Kontora, Waldvogel (the woodbird)
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Sat 14 Apr at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Motette
Bach, Ich bin ein guter Hirt - Cantata, BWV85
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Bass
Apr 15, May 13

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Götterdämmerung
Götterdämmerung
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Wagner, Götterdämmerung
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Rosamund Gilmore, Director
Carl-Friedrich Oberle, Set Designer
Nicola Reichert, Costume Designer
Thomas Mohr, Siegfried
Christiane Libor, Brünnhilde
Tuomas Pursio, Gunther
Gal James, Gutrune
Runi Brattaberg, Hagen
Peter Sidhom, Alberich
Karin Lovelius, Waltraute, First Norn
Kathrin Göring, Waltraute, Second Norn
Olena Tokar, Third Norn
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Woglinde
Sandra Maxheimer, Wellgunde
Sandra Fechner, Flosshilde
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Apr 19, 20

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Rihm, Widmann, Brahms
Rihm, Nähe fern 4
Widmann, Piano Concerto, “Trauermarsch”
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Yefim Bronfman, Piano
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Andris Nelsons, Conductor
Sat 21 Apr at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Motette
Bach, Ihr werdet weinen und heulen - Cantata, BWV103
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Bass
Apr 23

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Apr 27, Jun 20

Opernhaus, Leipzig

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
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Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Christoph Gedschold, Conductor
Yadegar Asisi, Set Designer
Claudia Rühle, Costume Designer
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Pamina
Danae Kontora, Queen of the Night
Kyungho Kim, Tamino
Jonathan Michie, Papageno
Sejong Chang, Sarastro
Nora Lentner, Papagena
Mirjam Neururer, Papagena
Kathrin Göring, Second Lady
Sandra Maxheimer, Second Lady
Sandra Fechner, Third Lady
Martin Petzold, Monostatos
Tuomas Pursio, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Apr 28, Jun mat

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Der Freischütz
Der Freischütz
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Weber, Der Freischütz
Dieter Richter, Set Designer
Jessica Karge, Costume Designer
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Ännchen
Thomas Mohr, Max
Tuomas Pursio, Kaspar
Dan Karlström, Kilian
Patrick Vogel, Kilian
Jonathan Michie, Ottokar
Runi Brattaberg, A Hermit
Jürgen Kurth, Kuno
Verena Hierholzer, Samiel
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Sat 28 Apr at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Bach, Mass in B minor, BWV232 (Sanctus bis Dona nobis pacem)
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Bass
Sat 5 May at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Motette
Bach, Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen - Cantata, BWV87
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Bass
Sat 12 May at 20:00

Gewandhaus, Mendelssohn Saal, Leipzig

JeungBeum Sohn, 1. Preisträger des Internationalen Musikwettbewerbs der ARD 2017
Mozart, Fantasie in D minor, K397
Chopin, 12 Etudes, Op.25
Schubert, Piano Sonata no. 21 in B flat major, D.960
JeungBeum Sohn, Piano
May 17, 18

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Dusapin, Rimsky-Korsakov
Dusapin, At Swim Two Birds
Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
Viktoria Mullova, Violin
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Dima Slobodeniouk, Conductor
Sat 19 May at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Motette
Bach, Erschallet, ihr Lieder, erklinget, ihr Saiten - Cantata, BWV172
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Bass
Sat 19 May at 20:00

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Requiem
Franck, Chorale no. 3 in A minor
Poulenc, Organ concerto in G minor
Duruflé, Requiem
Michael Schönheit, Organ
camerata lipsiensis
Leipzig Gewandhaus Choir
Claire Gascoin, Alto
Daniel Ochoa, Bass
Gregor Meyer, Choirmaster / chorus director
May 24, 25

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Schumann, Hindemith, Sibelius
Schumann, Fantasy in C major for violin and orchestra, Op.131
Hindemith, Kammermusik no. 4, Op.36 no.3
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Andris Poga, Conductor
Sat 26 May at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Motette
Bach, Gelobet sei der Herr, mein Gott - Cantata, BWV129
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Bass
May 31, Jun 01

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Mozart
Mozart, La clemenza di Tito, K621: overture
Mozart, Scena and Rondo for Soprano, "Non piú, tutti ascoltai", K490
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, K466
Mozart, Song, Das Veilchen, K476
Mozart, Song, An Chloe, K524
Mozart, Symphony no. 41 in C major, “Jupiter”, K551
Christina Landshamer, Soprano
Lars Vogt, Piano
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Andrew Manze, Conductor
Fri 8 Jun at 20:00

Nikolaikirche, Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 1
Bach, Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland - Cantata, BWV61
Bach, Schwingt freudig euch empor - Cantata, BWV36
Bach, Wachet! betet! betet! wachet! - Cantata, BWV70a
Bach, Unser Mund sei voll Lachens - Cantata, BWV110
Monteverdi Choir
English Baroque Soloists
Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor
Fri 8 Jun at 20:00

Market Square (Marktplatz), Leipzig

Bach Meets Bernstein
Bach, Magnificat in D major, BWV243
Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Deutsch-amerikanische Jugendakademie
Gewandhaus Jugendchor
Jugendchor der Oper Leipzig
Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra
Federico Cortese, Conductor
Sat 9 Jun at 12:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 2
Bach, Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen - Cantata, BWV65
Bach, Jesus schlaeft, was soll ich hoffen? - Cantata, BWV81
Bach, Ich habe genug - Cantata, BWV82
Bach, Liebster Immanuel, Herzog der Frommen - Cantata, BWV123
Maarten Engeltjes, Countertenor
Tilman Lichdi, Tenor
Klaus Mertens, Bass
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Amsterdam Baroque Choir
Ton Koopman, Conductor
Sat 9 Jun at 15:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 3
Bach, Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott - Cantata, BWV127
Bach, Sehet, wir gehn hinauf gen Jerusalem - Cantata, BWV159
Gesine Adler, Soprano
Marie-Henriette Reinhold, Mezzo-soprano
Patrick Grahl, Tenor
Stephan Heinemann, Bass
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Stefan Altner, Organ
Sat 9 Jun at 17:30

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 4
Bach, Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern - Cantata, BWV1
Bach, Himmelskönig, sei willkommen - Cantata, BWV182
Bach, Der Himmel lacht! die Erde jubilieret - Cantata, BWV31
Bach, Bleib bei uns - Cantata, BWV6
Hannah Morrison, Soprano
Robin Blaze, Countertenor
Makoto Sakurada, Tenor
Dominik Wörner, Bass-baritone
Bach Collegium Japan
Masaaki Suzuki, Conductor
Sat 9 Jun at 20:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 5
Bach, Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen - Cantata, BWV12
Bach, Ihr werdet weinen und heulen - Cantata, BWV103
Bach, O ewiges Feuer, O Ursprung der Liebe - Cantata, BWV34
Bach, O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort - Cantata, BWV20
Monteverdi Choir
English Baroque Soloists
Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor
Sat 9 Jun at 20:00

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Handel
Handel, Concerto Grosso in G major, Op.6 no.1, HWV 319
Handel, Water Music, Suite no. 3 in G major, HWV 350
Handel, Water Music, Suite no. 1 in F major, HWV 348
Handel, Il Delirio Amoroso, (Da quel giorno fatale) HWV 99
Lenneke Ruiten, Soprano
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Emmanuelle Haïm, Conductor
Sun 10 Jun at 09:30

Market Square (Marktplatz), Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 6 (Gottesdienst)
Bach, Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes - Cantata, BWV76
Dorothée Mields, Soprano
Wiebke Lehmkuhl, Contralto
Patrick Grahl, Tenor
Tobias Berndt, Bass
Posaunenchor der Thomaskirche
Gaechinger Cantorey Stuttgart Choir
Sun 10 Jun at 11:00

Gewandhaus, Großer Saal, Leipzig

Handel
Handel, Concerto Grosso in G major, Op.6 no.1, HWV 319
Handel, Water Music, Suite no. 3 in G major, HWV 350
Handel, Water Music, Suite no. 1 in F major, HWV 348
Handel, Il Delirio Amoroso, (Da quel giorno fatale) HWV 99
Lenneke Ruiten, Soprano
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Emmanuelle Haïm, Conductor
Sun 10 Jun at 11:30

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 7
Bach, Die Elenden sollen essen - Cantata, BWV75
Bach, Brich dem Hungrigen dein Brot - Cantata, BWV39
Bach, Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein - Cantata, BWV2
Hannah Morrison, Soprano
Robin Blaze, Countertenor
Makoto Sakurada, Tenor
Dominik Wörner, Bass-baritone
Bach Collegium Japan
Masaaki Suzuki, Conductor
Sun 10 Jun at 14:00

Nikolaikirche, Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 8
Bach, Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis - Cantata, BWV21
Bach, Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen - Cantata, BWV56
Bach, Herr, gehe nicht ins Gericht - Cantata, BWV105
Dorothée Mields, Soprano
Wiebke Lehmkuhl, Contralto
Patrick Grahl, Tenor
Tobias Berndt, Bass
Gaechinger Cantorey Stuttgart Choir
Hans-Christoph Rademann, Conductor
Sun 10 Jun at 17:00

Thomaskirche, Leipzig

Kantaten-Ring 9
Bach, Komm, du süsse Todenstunde - Cantata, BWV161
Bach, Liebster Gott, wenn werd ich sterben ? - Cantata, BWV8
Bach, Christus, der ist mein Leben - Cantata, BWV95
Bach, Wer weiss, wie nahe mir mein Ende! - Cantata, BWV27
Martha Bosch, Soprano
Maarten Engeltjes, Countertenor
Tilman Lichdi, Tenor
Klaus Mertens, Bass
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
Amsterdam Baroque Choir
Ton Koopman, Conductor