• 26 / 27 April

    : NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra / Thomas Hampson / Alan Gilbert

    The International Music Hamburg opens with what Alan Gilbert calls the »Big Bang of Modernism«, Charles Ives’ Fourth Symphony. In keeping with the motto »War and Peace«, works such as Schönberg’s choral piece »Peace on Earth« will be performed.

  • 7 May

    : Piano Recital: Elisabeth Leonskaja

    Elisabeth Leonskaja has been performing on the world's great concert stages for half a century and is a true piano legend. Now she presents all of Johannes Brahms' piano sonatas, which encompass the richness of sound of entire symphonies.

  • 8 May

    : hr-Sinfonieorchester / Baiba Skride / Maxime Pascal

    Maxime Pascal is one of the most sought-after young conductors and is now celebrating his Elbphilharmonie debut. He loves the music of the 20th century and brings with him a fascinating programme for big orchestra that is as sensual as it is spiritual.

  • 26 May

    : Poulenc: Figure humaine

    Written during the Nazi occupation of France, Poulenc's cantata »Figure humaine« permeates human tragedies of hatred and violence – and ultimately culminates in an ode to freedom.

  • 21 August – 4 September

    : Elbphilharmonie Summer

    Summer, sun, beaches ... and the Elbphilharmonie! Whether symphony orchestra, jazz, pop or world music: at the end of August, the summer festival invites you to a colourful mix of concerts in the Grand Hall. A short trip that is always well worth it!

  • 4 May

    : Three Religions – one Music

    What unites the great world religions? Fascinating singing that has been inextricably linked to the traditions of Islam, Judaism and Christianity for thousands of years. Three singers present this musical adventure through the Mediterranean region.

  • 6 May

    : Mao Fujita / Piano Recital

    »A miracle of articulation full of joy and passion« – that is Mao Fujita. At the age of 25, he has won the most important competitions and astounded the music world with a recording of all Mozart sonatas. Now he is making his debut at the Elbphilharmonie.

  • 15 May

    : Dakh Daughters: »Ukraine Fire«

    The Dakh Daughters from Kyiv fight for their homeland with a wild performance of music, theatre and projections. Punk, pop, classical music and Ukrainian folklore with plaits, lace skirts and heavy boots are the trademarks of their protest.

  • 19 / Laeiszhalle

    : Leonkoro Quartet

    Founded in 2019 and already showered with prizes: The Leonkoro Quartet is a rising star in the chamber music firmament and performs works by Haydn, Rihm and Schumann at the Laeiszhalle Recital Hall.

  • 24 April / Laeiszhalle

    : Jazz Piano: Enemy

    Pianist and organist Kit Downes has won many prizes and is considered one of the best improvisers on his instruments. His trio's jazz is rhythmically accentuated, fast-paced, highly complex and full of energy and joyful playing.

  • 26 April / Laeiszhalle

    : Monteverdi: »Vespers for the Blessed Virgin«

    Claudio Monteverdi demonstrates all his skills in his masterpiece, creating a work that is still fascinating today. Artfully composed vocal movements and colourful instrumental accompaniments, masterfully presented in historical performance practice.

  • 17 May / Laeiszhalle

    : Panorama der Renaissance

    Music brings comfort – this is as true today as it was during the Thirty Years’ War in the 17th century. With viols, organ, harp and voice, soprano Dorothee Mields and the Hathor Consort present a sound panorama from Heinrich Schütz and contemporaries.

  • Discover Music

    : Children & Families

    Babys' and children's concerts for all age groups, music theatre for a young audience and imaginative concerts for the whole family – there is a wide range of events on offer for children and families in the Elbphilharmonie and the Laeiszhalle.

  • News from Kopfhörer

    : Women's power

    Honking cars, ringtones or scanning noises at the supermarket checkout – we are surrounded by many noises in everyday life. Alex, Amazing and Yurii talk to foley artist Simone Nowick about the meaning of sounds.

  • Concerts & workshops

    : Children & Family Digital Programme

    Music videos for joining in, online workshops and children’s concerts – the Elbphilharmonie also has a programme for home.

  • For schools / from 9th grade

    : Elbphilharmonie Soundtracker

    Creative, flexible and unforgettable: the Elbphilharmonie Soundtracker brings a very special project to schools. On four dates, school pupils create their own work and learn all the basics about rhythm, improvisation and much more.

26 April – 2 June 2024

Hamburg International Music Festival


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