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Top 7: Music films and series

Mozart in the jungle and percussionists who go astray – the best films and series about music.

The laughing stocks in the orchestra

The viola – between joke and prejudice.

Alan Gilbert: »Es ist uns wirklich ernst damit«

Der Dirigent Alan Gilbert über das neue Festival »Elbphilharmonie Visions«.

The big Beethoven ABC

To mark the composer’s 250th birthday: Ludwig van Beethoven from A to Z.

Lisa Streich: What she wants to hear

The swedish composer has shimmering, crystalline sounds in mind for the Elbphilharmonie. Thanks to a composition prize, she now has the chance to realise her ideas.

Keyword »visions« – the playlist

The playlist for the topic »visions« – from the Elbphilharmonie music lexicon.

Elbphilharmonie Pop-up Store: The top 10 souvenirs

From a cookie cutter to tableware – there's a present to suit every taste.

Around the World

A trip to the world's fascinating musical styles.

The Architecture of Sound

The unique architecture of the Elbphilharmonie – viewed from eleven angles.

Worth Reading!

7 books tips from the Elbphilharmonie team.


Mad about pipes! The world of the organ in 12 steps.

The whole world in music

How different cultures find one another: a short history of world music.

At second glance

At a second glance we often see more – the Elbphilharmonie in double exposures. A series of pictures taken by Kai-Uwe Gundlach.

Useless knowledge from the Elbphilharmonie

10 facts to show off with: things you don't need to know, but you make a note of them anyway.

Listening tip: Mehldau's snapshot

Like so many people, jazz pianist Brad Mehldau was stuck at home in the spring, which inspired him to write the »Suite: April 2020« – music about a special month.

Anoushka Shankar: A Citizen of the World with Roots

How the sitar player found her way between India and the pulsating cities of Europe.

Thomas Adès: All-rounder with depth

The English composer wants to »speak directly to the audience«. And he pulls it off.

The Family Orchestra – an extended Musical Family

In this orchestra, musicians of all generations come together.

5 Questions to Anoushka Shankar

The sitar virtuoso about her European-Indian homeland and cross-border music.

Elbphilharmonie Concert Cinema 2020

Enjoy concerts broadcast live on the Elbphilharmonie forecourt from 15 August to 1 September.