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Laeiszhalle Hamburg Großer Saal
»Weihnacht A cappella« / »Christmas A Cappella«
Precision, lightness and esprit – that is what makes the Ensemble Calmus one of the most successful vocal groups in Germany. The wide spectrum of tonality, the joy of performing, but also the imaginative programme of the five artists from Leipzig thrill the audience.
Calmus Ensemble vocal ensemble
Anja Pöche soprano
Stefan Kahle countertenor
Tobias Pöche tenor
Ludwig Böhme baritone
Manuel Helmeke bass
Veni, veni, Emmanuel / Arrangement vom Calmus Ensemble
Fantasie »Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland«
Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland / Missa in Contrapuncto
Johann Hermann Schein
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
Kristallen den fina / Arrangement von Gunnar Eriksson
O Nata Lux
Mirabile mysterium / Motette à 5
O magnum mysterium
Singet frisch und wohlgemut
Sir John Tavener
Today the Virgin
Huron Carol / Arrangement vom Calmus Ensemble (Libretto: Jean de Brébeuf)
- Pause -
Maria durch ein Dornwald ging
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Hark, the Herald Angels Sing / Arrangement von Philip Lawson
The Wexford Carol / Volkslied aus Irland / Arrangement von Naomi Crellin
O Tannenbaum / Arrangement von Ludwig Böhme
White Christmas / Arrangement von Sebastian Krause
De Tierra Lejana Venimos / Volkslied aus Puerto Rico / Arrangement von Juan Garcia
La Peregrinacion / La Navidad Nuestra / Arrangement von Gregor Meyer
James Lord Pierpont
Jingle Bells / Arrangement von Ludwig Böhme
Promoter: Calmus Ensemble Leipzig GbR
Food & Drink
Along with a wide range of food options, a large and changing selection of wines and the perfect delicacies to go with them are on offer before events and during the interval.More about Food & Drink
Since 1908, the Laeiszhalle has been a meeting place for Hamburg's musical life. The neo-baroque Laeiszhalle Grand Hall accommodates over 2,000 guests.
Cloakrooms are located in the foyer areas. Baby carriages, wheeled walkers, walking-stick umbrellas, handbags larger than DIN A3 (42 cm x 30 cm) as well as sport bags, backpacks and suitcases must be checked in at the cloakroom. If required, wheeled walkers can be parked in the immediate vicinity of the hall entrances. Our front of house staff is happy to assist you in this regard.
Cloakroom fee: €1.50
The accessible entrance to the Grand Hall and Brahms Foyer is located on Gorch-Fock-Wall. The Brahms Foyer is only accessible to folding wheelchairs or wheelchairs under 75 cm in width.
The accessible entrance to the Recital Hall is located at Dammtorwall 46 (Artists’ Entrance). The Recital Hall is only accessible to folding wheelchairs or wheelchairs under 68 cm in width.
Three parking spaces for visitors with disabilities are located at the entrance on Gorch-Fock-Wall. Six parking spaces for visitors with disabilities are available in front of the Artists’ Entrance on Dragonerstall.
All halls and spaces are accessible for visitors with disabilities. The Grand Hall has space for six wheelchairs, while the Recital Hall has space for four wheelchairs (audience seats can be dismounted to make space for two further wheelchair spaces). Space for wheelchairs in the Brahms Foyer is available. Further information
The Laeiszhalle can be easily reached by bus, underground and bicycle.
The nearest stops include:
Underground line U2: Gänsemarkt / Messehallen
Underground line U1: Stephansplatz
Bus 4, 5, 109, Schnellbus 34, 36: Stephansplatz
Bus 3, 112, Schnellbus 35, 36: Johannes-Brahms-Platz
City bicycle (Stadtrad) station: Sievekingplatz / Gorch-Fock-Wall
Gänsemarkt multistorey car park: Dammtorwall / Welckerstrasse, 20355 Hamburg
First 30 minutes: €2.00
First 60 minutes: €4.00
Rate per further hour or part thereof: €4.00
Night Rate (18:00–06:00): maximum €11.00
24-Hour Rate: maximum €30.00
Photography and Video Recordings
Photography is permitted at the Laeiszhalle for private purposes only. Please respect the privacy of other visitors and help ensure an undisturbed concert experience for all guests and artists. Employees and artists may not be photographed.
Photography, audio or video recordings of concerts and events are strictly prohibited.
Event-related video recordings or photographs for editorial or commercial purposes must be authorised by the Press Office of the Elbphilharmonie and Laeiszhalle.
Smoking is prohibited throughout the entire premises of the Laeiszhalle.
All halls and spaces are accessible for visitors with disabilities. More information at www.elbphilharmonie.de/en/accessibility.
The foyers of the Grand and Recital Halls open their doors 90 minutes before the start of the concert or event. The bars in each foyer open simultaneously.
Admission into the halls begins 30 minutes before the start of the concert or event; for events offering pre-concert talks, admission into the halls begins 60 minutes before the start of the concert.