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Concerts & projcets

In Kronberg stars of today make music with stars of tomorrow; leading contemporary artists give performances with outstanding next-generation musicians. The concerts, public tuition sessions and public rehearsals all provide opportunities for audiences to become stakeholders in these great musical moments. Get close to music and the artists!

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Fri 20.9. 18:15
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K1
MOZARTIANA
Ensemble Resonanz, Minasi, Chen, Lipman

Participants

  • Ensemble Resonanz
  • Riccardo Minasi
  • Stella Chen violin
  • Matthew Lipman viola

Programme

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756–1791)
Sinfonia concertante Es-Dur für Violine, Viola
und Orchester KV 364

Sinfonie Nr. 38 D-Dur KV 504 „Prager“

Ohne Pause
Ende voraussichtlich um 19.45 Uhr

40 / 50 / 70 €
Fri 20.9. 20:30
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K2
EROICA
Ensemble Resonanz, Minasi, Queyras

Participants

  • Ensemble Resonanz
  • Riccardo Minasi
  • Jean-Guihen Queyras cello

Programme

Anton Kraft (1749–1820)
Cello concerto in C major, Op. 4

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica"

Subject to change.

40 / 50 / 70 €
Sat 21.9. 14:00
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K3
SUPER-CELLO MIT FEUERFLÜGEL
Gotthardt, Kobekina

Participants

  • Anastasia Kobekina cello

Programme

An adventure with the super cello Anastasia and his friend Bartolomeo, the piano. Because the passage of time has been disturbed, neither the music nor anything else in the world works. How can this evil spell be broken? Do the earwigs perhaps have any advice?

Subject to change.

10 / 20 €
Sat 21.9. 17:00
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K4
INTIME BRIEFE
Armida Quartett, Melnikov

Participants

  • Armida Quartett
  • Alexander Melnikov piano

Programme

Leoš Janáček (1854–1928)
String Quartet No. 2 “Intimate Letters”

Antonín Dvořák (1841–1904)
Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 81
 

16.00 Concert introduction


Subject to change.

30 / 40 / 50 €
Sat 21.9. 19:45
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K5
JANOSKA ENSEMBLE: ON FIRE!
Janoska Ensemble

Participants

  • Janoska Ensemble

Programme

Johannes Brahms (1833–1897)
Hungarian Dance No. 1 WoO 1

František Janosek (*1986)
Souvenir pour Elise (based on Beethoven's "Für Elise")

Roman Janoska (*1989)
¡Buenos días, Marco!

Béla Bartók (1881–1945)
Romanian Folk Dances “in Janoska style”

Dave Brubeck (1920–2012)
Blue Rondo à la Turk

Astor Piazzolla (1921–1992)
Oblivion

Pablo Ziegler (*1944)
Rojotango

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Concerto for two violins and orchestra in D minor BWV 1043

Subject to change.

30 / 40 / 50 €
Sun 22.9. 11:00
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K6
HR-BIGBAND: PORGY & BESS
hr-Bigband, Schlosser

Participants

  • hr-Bigband
  • Axel Schlosser trumpet

Programme

George Gershwin (1898–1937)
Porgy and Bess (Arr. Miles Davis & Gil Evans)

Subject to change.

25 / 35 / 45 €
Sun 22.9. 16:15
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K7
NOTFALLKONZERT
Streichquartett des Orchesters im Treppenhaus

Participants

  • Streichquartett des Orchesters im Treppenhaus

Programme

The orchestra in the stairwell responds musically to emergencies of all kinds. In YOUR PERSONAL EMERGENCY CONCERT, every listener can have their own minor or major emergencies treated individually by the staircase string quartet with a classical infusion - or simply take part in this touching concert experience in the audience.
 

Subject to change.

35 / 45 €
Sun 22.9. 18:15
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K8
STURM UND DRANG
La Stagione Frankfurt, Schneider, Sepec, Mönkemeyer, Kobekina

Participants

  • La Stagione Frankfurt
  • Michael Schneider
  • Daniel Sepec violin
  • Nils Mönkemeyer viola
  • Anastasia Kobekina cello

Programme

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681–1767)
Double concerto in A minor for recorder and viola TWV 52:a1

Johann Gottlieb Graun (1703–1771)
Violin concerto in A major

intermission

Antonio Vivaldi (1678–1741)
Cello concerto in g minor RV 416
Viola concerto in d minor RV 243

Franz Ignaz Beck (1734–1809)
Symphony in d minor op. 3 No. 5
 

17.00 Concert introduction

Subject to change.

40 / 50 / 60 €
Mon 23.9. 19:45
Großer Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K9
FREIBURGER BAROCKORCHESTER: FORTEPIANO!
Freiburger Barockorchester, G. von der Goltz, Bezuidenhout

Participants

  • Freiburger Barockorchester
  • Gottfried von der Goltz
  • Kristian Bezuidenhout piano

Programme

Johann Christian Bach (1735–1782)
Symphony in g minor op. 6 No. 6

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Piano concerto No. 17 in G major KV 453

intermission

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791)
Symphony No. 1 in E flat major KV 16
Piano concerto No. 9 E flat major KV 271 „Jenamy“
 

18.30 Concert introduction

Subject to change.

40 / 50 / 60 €
Mon 23.9. 21:45
Carl Bechstein Saal, Casals Forum
Kronberg Festival - K10
CELLO DUELLO
Schmidt, Maintz

Participants

  • Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt cello
  • Jens Peter Maintz cello

Programme

Joseph Haydn (1732–1809)
Duet in G major for two barytones Hob XII:1

François Servais (1807–1866)
Caprice sur des motifs de l’opéra „Le comte Ory“ op. 3

Jacques Offenbach (1819–1880)
Duo in E major for two cellos op. 54 No. 2

Georg Friedrich Händel (1685–1759)
Passacaglia from the Suite No. 7 in G minor HWV 432
(Arr. W. E. Schmidt after J. Halvorsen)

Subject to change.

35 / 45 €