A ride on Europe’s longest escalator takes two and a half minutes – more than enough time to ask a few soul-searching questions.
The building would be a great location for a crime thriller!
Tube Talk with actor Axel Prahl
The Elbphilharmonie is a place where you feel at home.
Tube Talk with Anton Barakhovsky, concertmaster of Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Music – well, it's amazing, isn't it?!
Tube Talk with Die Prinzen, German pop band
The Elbphilharmonie is an architectural masterpiece and icon for Germany.
Tube Talk with Christoph Metzelder, footballer
My favourite film genre is horror! And a horror film without music…that isn’t scary, right?
Tube Talk with Fatih Akin, film-maker
Piano concertos are especially beautiful; they help calm me down, even when I feel stressed.
Tube Talk with Michael Stich, tennis player
The Grand Hall not only invites a spirit of experimentation and risk-taking – it demands it. That’s all you can ask for.
Tube Talk with Alan Gilbert, conductor
I hope that the Elbphilharmonie will pass the 99-year mark.
Tube Talk with Jonas Kaufmann, singer
Because the acoustics are new, every programme will be challenging.
Tube Talk with Kent Nagano, conductor
It is a tradition of ours to play in exceptional places across the world.
Tube Talk with Alexander Hacke, member of Einstürzende Neubauten
You get the feeling that you sitting at the centre of a musical ocean.
Tube Talk with Alice Sara Ott, pianist
Music is everything, everything and once again: everything. Without music, life is nothing.
Tube Talk with Michel Abdollahi, journalist and host
Acoustically, the Elbphilharmonie is a delicious hall!