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Mediatheque Stories tagged #EarlyMusic

5 questions to Christina Pluhar

The Austrian lutenist talks about her fascination with Early Music and how she manages to make it sound thoroughly modern.

Handel: Messiah
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Video on demand from 18 Dec 2021 : Handel: Messiah

London’s award-winning Tenebrae Choir, the Academy of Ancient Music and conductor Nigel Short perform Handel’s magnificent oratorio.

A wealth of experience

Musician Jordi Savall overcomes cultural barriers in his art, and several centuries as well.

Bach: B minor Mass
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Video on demand from 20 Dec 2020 : Bach: B minor Mass

The Balthasar Neumann Choir and Ensemble play Bach’s monumental work.

75 years of the NDR Vokalensemble
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Video on demand from 9 Sep 2021 : 75 years of the NDR Vokalensemble

The NDR Vokalensemble celebrates its 75th anniversary with works by Whitacre, Mäntyjärvi and Monteverdi – and in a completely new line-up.

Handel: Israel in Egypt

2021 festival: Thomas Hengelbrock and his Balthasar Neumann ensembles perform Handel’s mighty oratorio. Available until 16. May 2022.

Iveta Apkalna & Ensemble Resonanz

2021 festival: The titular organist plays works by Poulenc and Bach; on the rostrum: early music expert Riccardo Minasi.

Bach: St Matthew Passion

The French Baroque ensemble Pygmalion plays Bach’s sacred masterpiece – a concert stream from Provence. Available until 1.7.2021.

Ensemble Resonanz: Concertos and Caprices

An Italian programme in the Recital Hall: a concert stream with Riccardo Minasi and violin virtuoso Ilya Gringolts.

The Harpsichord

Everything you need to know about this venerable instrument – and about a beautiful one from Hamburg

Elbphilharmonie Explains: The Recorder

Recorder virtuoso Maurice Steger explains his instrument.

Elbphilharmonie explains: The theorbo

How the oversized lute came to dominate Renaissance stages.

Elbphilharmonie Explains: the Cornett

The Quintessence of a Flute, a Trumpet and a Human Being: the Cornett.

Telemann’s Opera: »Miriways«

Back after almost 300 years: Telemann’s opera »Miriways« at the Telemann Festival 2017 in Hamburg.

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: Ensemble Resonanz: Christmas Oratorio

The ensemble in residence of the Elbphilharmonie performs an urban chamber music version of Bach’s Christmas Oratorio.