Easter with the Elbphilharmonie

Three streams, three fantastic ensembles and intoxicating art from Bach and Herrndorf to Poulenc. Join us from Good Friday to Easter Sunday!

Devastating sorrow, overwhelming joy: Easter is a holiday of contrasting emotions. From Good Friday to Easter Sunday, the Elbphilharmonie will be broadcasting three streams covering the whole spectrum of emotions, with exceptional artists and great music for the soul.

The Easter Streams

Profound Classics

Good Friday, 2 April 2021, 19:30: The French Baroque ensemble Pygmalion performs Bach’s »St Matthew Passion« – a concert stream from Provence under the baton of Raphaël Pichon featuring fantastic singers such as Sabine Devieilhe and Julian Prégardien.

Last Words

Holy Saturday, 3 April 2021, 20:15: Haydn’s Passion music »The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross« meets texts by the bestselling author Wolfgang Herrndorf, performed by Ensemble Resonanz and the actor Birgit Minichmayr.

Pure Joy

Easter Sunday, 4 April 2021, 20:15: The Finnish jazz pianist Iiro Rantala and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen present an electrifying programme: Poulenc, Mozart and a humorous »Best of Beethoven«.

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Internationales Musikfest Hamburg

Vom 6. Mai bis 6. Juni 2021 liefert das digitale Festival zahlreiche Konzerthighlights aus der Elbphilharmonie.

Piotr Anderszewski plays Bach
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Video on demand from 16 Apr 2021 : Piotr Anderszewski plays Bach

The Polish pianist presents his own personal selection from the »Well-Tempered Clavier«.

Elbphilharmonie Kopfhörer #07 – Silence

The Elbphilharmonie podcast for young people – this time quiet as a mouse.