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Sat 27 Oct at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

BRSO, Igor Levit & Franz Welser-Möst
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 3 in C minor, Op.44
Igor Levit, Piano
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor
Oct 28 mat, 29, 30

Philharmonie, Cologne

Gürzenich Orchestra: Symphony Concert 2
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Wagner, Die Feen (The Fairies): overture
Schumann, Liebesverrat, Songs and duets for voices and orchestra arranged by Stefano Gervasoni (World première)
Schubert, Symphony no. 1 in D major, D.82
Camilla Tilling, Soprano
Martin Mitterrutzner, Tenor
Stephan Genz, Baritone
Philipp von Steinaecker, Conductor
Sun 28 Oct at 18:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Bamberger Symphoniker – Hrůša – Hannigan
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Abrahamsen, let me tell you
Bruckner, Symphony no. 4 in E flat major, "Romantic", WAB 104
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Barbara Hannigan, Soprano
Thu 1 Nov at 18:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Russische Nationalphilharmonie
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Nikolai Tokarew, Piano
National Philharmonic of Russia
Vladimir Spivakov, Conductor
Fri 2 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Musik der Zeit – Ongaku
Daigo, The Northern Camellia
Takemitsu, Autumn
Hosokawa, Sen VI
Fujikura, Glorious Clouds
Kaoru Kaizaki, Shakuhachi
Kakujo Nakamura, Biwa
Isao Nakamura, Percussion
WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne
Péter Eötvös, Conductor
Sun 4 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Tzimon Barto
Liszt, Grandes études de Paganini, S 141
Brahms, Variations on a Theme by Paganini, Op.35
Liebermann, Nocturne no. 8, Op.85
Chopin, Andante spianato et Grande Polonaise brillante, Op.22
Tzimon Barto, Piano
Mon 5 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Sabine Meyer
Wagner, Siegfried Idyll
Weber, Clarinet concerto no. 1 in F minor, Op.73
Mendelssohn, Concert piece no. 1 in F minor, for clarinet, basset horn and orchestra, Op.113
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 4 in A major "The Italian", Op.90
Sabine Meyer, Clarinet
Rainer Wehle, Basset Horn
Kammerakademie Potsdam
Antonello Manacorda, Conductor
Wed 7 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Webern, Haydn, Schubert
Webern, 6 Bagatelles for string quartet, Op.9
Haydn, String Quartet no. 34 in B flat major, Op.33 no.4, Hob III:40
Webern, 6 Bagatelles for string quartet, Op.9
Schubert, Octet in F major, D.803, Op.166
Lorenzo Coppola, Clarinet
Javier Zafra, Bassoon
Teunis van der Zwart, French horn
Isabelle Faust, Violin
Anne Katharina Schreiber, Violin
Danusha Waskiewicz, Viola
Kristin von der Goltz, Cello
James Munro, Double Bass
Thu 8 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Marc'Antonio e Cleopatra (konzertant)
Hasse, Marc'Antonio e Cleopatra (Concert performance)
Ottavio Dantone, Conductor, Harpsichord
Valer Sabadus, Marc'Antonio
Delphine Galou, Cleopatra
Accademia Bizantina
Sat 10 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

WDR Sinfonieorchester & Alban Gerhardt
Shostakovich, Cello Concerto no. 2 in G major, Op.126
Bruckner, Symphony no. 6 in A major, WAB 106
Alban Gerhardt, Cello
WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, Conductor
Nov 11 mat, 12, 13

Philharmonie, Cologne

Gürzenich Orchestra: Symphony Concert 3
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Tchaikovsky, Serenade for strings in C major, Op.48
Glière, Harp Concerto in E flat major, Op.74
Scriabin, Le poème de l'extase (The Poem of Ecstasy), Op.54
Xavier de Maistre, Harp
WDR Rundfunkchor Köln
Dmitrij Kitajenko, Conductor
Thu 15 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra & Janine Jansen
Pettersson, Symfonisk Sats (Symphonic Movement)
Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Berlioz, Roméo et Juliette, choral symphony (Auszüge für Orchester)
Janine Jansen, Violin
Daniel Harding, Conductor
Fri 16 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Kölner Kammerorchester & Aurélien Pascal
Haydn, Symphony no. 59 in A major "Fire Symphony"
Schumann, Cello concerto in A minor, Op.129
Beethoven, Symphony no. 6 in F major "Pastoral", Op.68
Aurélien Pascal, Cello
Kölner Kammerorchester
Christoph Poppen, Conductor
Sun 18 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden in Köln
Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor, Op.15
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano
Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden
Herbert Blomstedt, Conductor
Mon 19 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Arcadi Volodos
Schubert, Fragments of Sonata no. 11 in F minor, D.625
Schubert, Adagio in D flat major, D.505
Schubert, Six moments musicaux, D.780
Rachmaninov, Prelude in C sharp minor for piano, Op.3 no.2
Rachmaninov, Prelude in G flat major, Op.23 no.10
Rachmaninov, Prelude in B minor, Op.32 no.10
Rachmaninov, How fair this spot (Zdes' khorosho), Op.21 no.7
Rachmaninov, Serenade for piano, Op.3 no.5
Rachmaninov, Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.19: Andante
Scriabin, Mazurka in E minor, Op.25 no.3
Scriabin, Flammes sombres, Op.73 no.2
Scriabin, En rêvant, Op.71 no.2
Scriabin, Piano Sonata no. 5 in F sharp major, Op.53
Arcadi Volodos, Piano
Wed 21 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

DSO Berlin & Ticciati in Köln
Beethoven, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.61
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Vilde Frang, Violin
Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
Robin Ticciati, Conductor
Thu 22 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen & Christian Tetzlaff
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Schubert, Symphony no. 9 in C major, "The Great", D.944
Christian Tetzlaff, Violin
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
Paavo Järvi, Conductor
Fri 23 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Hagen Quartett
Haydn, String Quartet no. 47 in B flat major, Op.55 no.3, Hob III:62
Schubert, String Quartet no. 9 in G minor, D.173
Schumann, String quartet in A minor, Op.41 no.1
Hagen Quartet
Lukas Hagen, Violin
Rainer Schmidt, Violin
Veronika Hagen, Viola
Clemens Hagen, Cello
Sun 25 Nov at 11:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Mozart
Mozart, Clarinet Concerto in A major, K622
Mozart, Requiem in D minor, K626
Marlies Klumpenaar, Clarinet
Myung-Hee Hyun, Soprano
Seda Amir-Karayan, Contralto
Tamas Tarjányi, Tenor
Georg Gadker, Baritone
Cologne Philharmonic Choir
Cologne Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Horst Meinardus, Conductor
Sun 25 Nov at 18:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Mahler Chamber Orchestra &
Martinů, Double Concerto for two string orchestras, piano and timpani, H 271
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 3 in G major, "Strassburg", K216
Strauss R., Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life), Op.40
Emmanuel Tjeknavorian, Violin
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Conductor
Fri 30 Nov at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Also sprach Zarathustra
Wagner, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Prelude to Act 1
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30
Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Anna Vinnitskaya, Piano
WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne
Andris Poga, Conductor
Tue 4 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Liederabend Hanna-Elisabeth Müller
Schumann, Sechs Gesänge, Op.107
Poulenc, La courte Paille
Zemlinsky, Walzer-Gesänge, Op.6
Poulenc, Fiançailles pour rire
Schumann, Sechs Gedichte und Requiem, Op.90
Hanna-Elisabeth Müller, Soprano
Juliane Ruf, Piano
Wed 5 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Cecilia Bartoli – Viva Vivaldi!
Cecilia Bartoli, Mezzo-soprano
Andrés Gabetta, Violin
Les Musiciens du Prince
Gianluca Capuano, Choirmaster / chorus director
Sun 9 Dec at 16:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Ensemble Resonanz
Stravinsky, Apollo (Apollon musagète)
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Mozart, Symphony no. 41 in C major, "Jupiter”, K551
Benjamin Beilman, Violin
Riccardo Minasi, Violin
Sun 9 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Concerto Köln: Weihnachtskonzert
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Jauchzet, frohlocket
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Und es waren Hirten in derselben Gegend
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Herrscher des Himmels, erhöre das Lallen
Dana Marbach, Soprano
Elvira Bill, Mezzo-soprano
Benedikt Kristjánsson, Tenor
Erik Sohn, Bass
Chor des Bach-Vereins Köln
Concerto Köln
Thomas Neuhoff, Conductor
Mon 10 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Elena Bashkirova
Mozart, Fantasie in D minor, K397
Mozart, Rondo in D major for piano, K485
Schumann, Piano Sonata no. 1 in F sharp minor, Op.11
Dvořák, Poetické nálady (Poetic Tone poems) for piano, Op.85
Bartók, Piano Sonata Sz 80
Elena Bashkirova, Piano
Wed 12 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Roger Norrington
London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Roger Norrington
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Beethoven, Leonore Overture no. 2, Op.72a
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.22
Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Fazıl Say, Piano
Sir Roger Norrington, Conductor
Thu 13 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France & Sol Gabetta
Dukas, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Weinberg, Cello Concerto in C mior, Op.43
Strauss R., Tod und Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration), Op.24
Ravel, La Valse, for orchestra
Sol Gabetta, Cello
Mikko Franck, Conductor
Dec 14, 15

Philharmonie, Cologne

WDR Sinfonieorchester & Christoph Eschenbach
Zimmermann, Concerto for Violin and orchestra
Brahms, Piano Quartet no. 1 in G minor, Op.25 (Arr. Arnold Schönberg)
Leila Josefowicz, Violin
WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne
Christoph Eschenbach, Conductor
Dec 16 mat, 17, 18

Philharmonie, Cologne

Gürzenich Orchestra: Symphony Concert 4
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Parra, Inscape
Schumann, Cello concerto in A minor, Op.129
Schumann, Symphony no. 4 in D minor, Op.120
Truls Mørk, Cello
IRCAM, Electronics
Thomas Goepfer, Computerized musical realisation
François-Xavier Roth, Conductor
Sun 16 Dec at 16:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Récital de Piano, Evgeni Koroliov
Bach, Goldberg Variations, BWV988
Evgeni Koroliov, Piano
Sun 16 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Modigliani Quartett
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 6 in B flat major, Op.18 no.6
Stravinsky, 3 Pieces for string quartet
Brahms, String Quartet no. 3 in B flat major, Op.67
Modigliani Quartet
Amaury Coeytaux, Violin
Loïc Rio, Violin
Laurent Marfaing, Viola
François Kieffer, Cello
Wed 19 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Vienna Philharmonic on tour
Mozart, Flute concerto no. 1 in G major, K313 (K285c)
Bruckner, Symphony no. 7 in E major, WAB 107
Karl-Heinz Schütz, Flute
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, Conductor
Sun 23 Dec at 15:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Weihnachtsoratorium
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Jauchzet, frohlocket
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Fallt mit Danken, fallt mit Loben
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Ehre sei dir, Gott
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Herr, wenn die stolzen Feinde schnauben
Susanna Martin, Soprano
Sibylla Maria Löbbert, Contralto
Joachim Streckfuß, Tenor
Johannes D. Schendel, Bass
Concert Chor Concordia Hürth
Kammerphilharmonie Rhein-Erft
Christian Letschert-Larsson, Conductor
Tue 25 Dec at 18:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Scarlatti
Scarlatti, Sinfonia di Concerto grosso no. 8 in G major
Scarlatti, Cantata Pastorale; Non sò qual più m'ingombra
Scarlatti, Sonata no. 24 in G minor, for recorder, two violins and basso continuo
Scarlatti, Sinfonia di Concerto grosso no. 7 in G minor
Scarlatti, Cantata pastorale "Oh di Betlemme altera povertà"
Dorothée Mields, Soprano
Freiburger BarockConsort
Wed 26 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Bach, Busoni, Schubert
Bach, Cello suite no. 5 in C minor, BWV1011
Busoni, Violin Sonata no. 1 in E minor, Op.29
Schubert, Piano Trio no. 2 in E flat major, D.929
Veronika Eberle, Violin
Isang Enders, Cello
Igor Levit, Piano
Mon 31 Dec at 18:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Silvesterkonzert
Dvořák, Waltzes, Op.54
Brahms, Liebeslieder Waltzes for vocal quartet and piano four hands, Op.52
Poulenc, Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra in D minor, Op.61
Ravel, La Valse, for orchestra
Herbert Schuch, Piano
Gülru Ensari, Piano
WDR Rundfunkchor Köln
Robert Blank, Choirmaster / chorus director
WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, Conductor
Tue 1 Jan 2019 at 18:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen in Köln
Haydn, Symphony no. 101 in D major "The Clock"
Sibelius, Two humoresques for violin and orchestra, Op.87
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue
Rantala, Freedom
Rantala, Anyone with a heart
Rantala, Tears for Esbjörn
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin
Iiro Rantala, Piano
Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
Sun 6 Jan 2019 at 11:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Gürzenich Orchestra: New Year's Concert
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Offenbach, Offenbachiade
Pablo Ferrández, Cello
Alexandre Bloch, Conductor
Sun 6 Jan 2019 at 16:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Mit Bach ins Neue Jahr
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Fallt mit Danken, fallt mit Loben
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Ehre sei dir, Gott
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Herr, wenn die stolzen Feinde schnauben
Bach, Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen - Cantata, BWV65
Carolina Ullrich, Soprano
Ingeborg Danz, Contralto
Martin Mitterrutzner, Tenor
Konrad Jarnot, Baritone
Vokalensemble Kölner Dom
Kölner Kammerorchester
Eberhard Metternich, Conductor
Mon 7 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Liederabend Ian Bostridge
Mahler, Des Knaben Wunderhorn: Revelge
Mahler, Des Knaben Wunderhorn: Der Tamboursg'sell
Mahler, Des Knaben Wunderhorn: Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen
Stephan, Ich will dir singen ein Hohelied
Butterworth, Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad
Weill, Four Walt Whitman Songs
Weill, Come up from the fields, father, words by Walt Whitman
Britten, Who are these children?: Nightmare, Op.84 no.3
Britten, Who are these children?: Slaughter, Op.84 no.6
Britten, Who are these children?: Who are these children, Op.84 no.9
Britten, Who are these children?: The children, Op.84 no.11
Ian Bostridge, Tenor
Julius Drake, Piano
Thu 10 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Ksenija Sidorova
Works by Rachmaninov
Works by Semionov
Works by Piazzolla
Works by Schnittke
Ksenija Sidorova, Accordion
Fri 11 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Mendelssohn Kammerorchester Leipzig
Haydn, Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Le Midi"
Schumann C., Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.7
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, Op.58
Ragna Schirmer, Piano
Mendelssohn Chamber Orchestra Leipzig
Peter Bruns, Cello, Conductor
2019 Jan 13 mat, 14, 15

Philharmonie, Cologne

Gürzenich Orchestra: Symphony Concert 5
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Schumann, Genoveva, Op.81: overture
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Zemlinsky, Lyric Symphony, Op.18
Jennifer Holloway, Soprano
Michael Nagy, Baritone
Yeol Eum Son, Piano
Pablo González, Conductor
Wed 16 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Alexander Gavrylyuk
Bach, Italian Concerto, BWV971
Chopin, Ballade no. 2 in F major, Op.38
Liszt, Années de pèlerinage, Deuxième année, Italie: Après une lecture du Dante. Fantasia quasi sonata, S.161 no.7
Rachmaninov, 10 Preludes, Op.23
Rachmaninov, 13 Preludes, Op.32
Prokofiev, Piano Sonata no. 7 in B flat major, Op.83
Alexander Gavrylyuk, Piano
Thu 17 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Orchestre de Chambre de Paris & Emmanuel Pahud
Mozart, Fantasie über "Die Zauberflöte" (Arr. Robert Fobbes)
Ibert, Flute Concerto
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Beethoven, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.36
Emmanuel Pahud, Flute
Orchestre de Chambre de Paris
Douglas Boyd, Conductor
2019 Jan 18, 19

Philharmonie, Cologne

WDR Sinfonieorchester & Semyon Bychkov
Smetana, Má Vlast (My Country)
WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne
Semyon Bychkov, Conductor
Sun 20 Jan 2019 at 11:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Mendelssohn
Mendelssohn, Die erste Walpurgisnacht, Op.60 (The First Walpurgis Night)
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, "Lobgesang" (Hymn of Praise), Op.52
Annabelle Heinen, Soprano
Rena Kleifeld, Alto
Markus Francke, Tenor
Heikki Kilpelainen, Baritone
Rheinischer Kammerchor Köln
Detmolder Kammerorchester
Wolfgang Siegenbrink, Conductor
Sun 20 Jan 2019 at 16:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Ödön Rácz (Kontrabass)
Mozart, Symphony no. 34 in C major, K338
Dittersdorf, Double Bass Concerto no. 2 in E flat major, Kr.172
Paganini, Introduction and variations on "Dal tuo stellato soglio", from Rossini's Moses in Egypt
Mozart, Symphony no. 38 in D major, K504 "Prague”
Odon Rácz, Double Bass
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra
Péter Tfirst, Violin, Leader
Sun 20 Jan 2019 at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Concerto Köln & Kent Nagano
Wagner, Siegfried Idyll
Paganini, Violin Concerto no. 4 in D minor
Berlioz, Harold en Italie, Op.16
Shunské Sato, Violin
Nils Mönkemeyer, Viola
Concerto Köln
Kent Nagano, Conductor