Chamber Choir hamburgVOCAL

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And the heavens above us

The focus turns heavenwards when the hamburgVOKAL chamber choir performs their »himmelwärts« programme in the Elbphilharmonie Recital Hall. The programme includes a-cappella music by composers such as Heinrich Schütz, Johann Sebastian Bach, Claudio Monteverdi and Eric Whitacre.

Please note: This event replaces the cancelled concerts from 19 June 2021 and 22 June 2020. Tickets purchased for the postponed concert are valid for this event.



Fabian Boreck violoncello

Gerke Jürgens violoncello

Friederike Seeßelberg violoncello

Sofia Oganesian organ

direction Matthias Mensching



Heinrich Schütz
Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes SWV 386 / Geistliche Chormusik

Albert Becker
Ich hebe meine Augen auf op. 89/1

Tomás Luis de Victoria
Congratulamini mihi

Johann Sebastian Bach
Jesu, meine Freude BWV 227

Giacomo Cervetto
Triosonate Nr. 1 a-Moll op. 1

Sven David Sandström
To See a World

Jakub Neske

Claudio Monteverdi
Ecco mormorar l’onde / aus »Secondo libro dei madrigali«

Eric Whitacre
Leonardo Dreams of His Flying Machine

Owain Park
Caelos ascendit hodie

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Promoter: hamburgVOKAL e.V.

During your visit

Elbphilharmonie Plaza

A public viewing platform on the 8th floor of the Elbphilharmonie

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Food and Drink

Before the concert and in the interval

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