• 24–29 January

    : Rising Stars

    Each year, Europe’s major concert halls send their »Rising Stars« off on tour. All six artists are performing in the Elbphilharmonie in the same week – among them the explosive Kebyart Ensemble and the virtuosic flutist Lucie Horsch.

  • 28 January / Laeiszhalle

    : Belcea Quartet & Quatuor Ébène

    The power of eight: the Belcea Quartet and Quatuor Ébène join forces in the Laeiszhalle to explore the fascinating genre of the string octet. A rare meeting of the chamber music elite!

  • 23 January

    : Nelson-Messe

    Fancy travelling through time? With the Gaechinger Cantorey, the music sounds just as the composer might have heard it. In Hamburg, the original-sound ensemble and Hans-Christoph Rademann also perform works by their favourite composer Joseph Haydn.

  • 22 January

    : Goran Bregovic

    The Goran Bregovic Wedding and Funeral Band is the best of Balkan orchestras. The formation has been touring the world with its unique sound, straddling pathos and party, for 20 years. Their latest programme is called »Three Letters from Sarajevo«.

  • 8 February

    : Daniel Behle / L’Orfeo Barockorchester

    Schubert would be delighted if he could hear him: star tenor Daniel Behle performs rarely heard stage works by the Romantic composer. The Hamburg singer is accompanied with great sensitivity by the L’Orfeo Barockorchester under Michi Gaigg.

  • 11–19 February

    : Age of Anxiety

    American dream: on six days in February, the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra is taking the audience on a journey through the contradictions of America in the 20th century, with composers such as Charles Ives, Samuel Barber, Aaron Copland and John Adams.

  • 22 February / Laeiszhalle

    : Bach’s favourite music

    As a composer, J. S. Bach is unrivalled, but he admired many of his colleagues and even collected their works. Voces Suaves and the Akademie für Alte Musik now present some gems from his collection, the »Altbachisches Archiv«.

  • 28 April – 1 June

    : Hamburg International Music Festival

    The compelling finale of the Elbphilharmonie season: once again, a host of top-class orchestras and soloists are performing at the Music Festival. This year, in unique ways and with plenty of wonderful music, they will be exploring the theme of »Nature«.

  • 24 February

    : Artemis

    Artemis – six exceptional jazz musicians and composers from around the world. They are a New York-based ensemble that has been causing a stir in the jazz scene for a number of years and they now perform in the »Jazz in der Elbphilharmonie« series.

  • 15 March / Laeiszhalle

    : Vijay Iyer

    The New Yorker Vijay Iyer is one of the greatest jazz pianists of our time: he draws his inspiration from legends like Thelonious Monk, and from Western African and Indian music. In a trio, he now explores topical issues such as climate change and racism.

  • 17 February

    : Pablo Held Trio

    Pablo Held is regarded as one of the most accomplished pianists in the European jazz scene. He has also been performing with his trio to great acclaim for many years. In Hamburg, the three musicians join forces with the Brazilian jazz guitarist Nelson Ver

  • 15 March

    : Angélique Kidjo

    When she walks up to the microphone, there is energy in the air: Angélique Kidjo, one of Africa's top female artists, makes concert halls rock all over the world – the Elbphilharmonie among them in 2018. She's back now with a new album.

  • 4 February / Laeiszhalle

    : h-Moll-Messe

    Staatskappelle Berlin and their legendary chief conductor Daniel Barenboim celebrate the Elbphilharmonie’s fifth anniversary with a fantastic Schumann cycle: over two evenings, they perform all four symphonies by the great Romantic composer.

  • 9 February/ Laeiszhalle

    : Ensemble Resonanz

    The aria »Remember Me« from Henry Purcell’s »Dido and Aeneas« is one of the most beautiful in the history of opera. Ensemble Resonanz puts it in an interesting new context and brings it into the present.

  • 4 April / Laeiszhalle

    : Branford Marsalis Quartet

    Since more than 30 Years saxophone-legend Branford Marsalis is on the road with his quartet. With the present lineup around Joey Calderazzo (Piano), Eric Revis (Bass) and young drummer Justin Faulkner he comes to the Laeiszhalle.

  • 5 February

    : Hasi concerts

    Concert adventure for children aged 3 to 6: Kika presenter Juri Tetzlaff and his friend »Hasi« head off on an exciting journey to the world of music – with the professionals from Symphoniker Hamburg. Cuddly toys also welcome!

  • Podcast

    : Elbphilharmonie Kopfhörer

    In which place do you feel at home? What does it smell like there, what language is spoken - and: does your home have a sound? Mohammed (17) and Béla (16) interview two members of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra.

  • 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.

  • 5 Years of Elbphilharmonie

    : Win a workshop

    Are you also five years old at the time of the Elbphilharmonie’s fifth birthday (11 Jan 2022)? If so, you and your family could win an exclusive workshop on classical orchestra instruments. Enter now!

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