Program Summer 2018

4 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Opening Concert
  KUSS QUARTET   NICO AND THE NAVIGATORS
7:07 p.m. VERDO in the garden (admission free)
  Seven Past Seven • Festival Introduction and Installation (Beethoven Lab 2020)
   
8 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Lied Recital
  CAMILLA TILLING (Soprano)  PAUL RIVINIUS (Piano)

 

11 a.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Wind Quintet
  AZAHAR ENSEMBLE
2 p.m.
Opening Concert at St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker, following concerts in Dannenberg and Sammatz
  Ludwig on Tour
 

PARTICIPANTS in the LAUREATES’ ACADEMY and STUDENTS FROM OLIVER WILLE’S STRING QUARTET CLASS

8:30 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Chamber Music Recital
  CHRISTIAN TETZLAFF (Violin)  LARS VOGT (Piano)

 

9:09 – 10:10 a.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe) (admission free)
  Nine Past Nine • Everyman’s Choir
2:30 p.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe)
  Magnifying the Quartet I • Beethoven’s String Quartet in F Major op. 59 No. 1
  Dr. Michael Stegemann and the Kuss Quartett
7:07 p.m. VERDO in the garden area (admission free)
  Seven Past Seven • Laureates' Academy Pre-Concert
   
8 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Piano Recital
  RUDOLF BUCHBINDER (Piano)

 

9:09 – 10:10 a.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe) (admission free)
  Nine Past Nine • Everyman's Choir
11 a.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe)
  Open Rehearsal • Laureates' Academy and Young Composers
   
2:30 p.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe)
  Magnifying the Quartet II • Beethoven's String Quartet E Minor op. 59 Nr. 2
  With Dr. Michael Stegemann and the Kuss Quartett
7:07 p.m. VERDO in the garden area (admission free)
  Seven Past Seven • Laureates' Academy Pre-Concert
   
8 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  #freebeethoven
  STEGREIF.orchester
10:10 p.m. Kunsthalle Oktogon, Hitzacker (Elbe)
  Ten Past Ten • Salon II
   

 

9:09 – 10:10 a.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe) (admission free)
  Nine Past Nine • Everyman’s Choir
2:30 p.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe)
  Magnifying the Quartet III: Beethoven's String Quartet in C Major op. 59 No. 3
  With Dr. Michael Stegemann and Kuss Quartett
7:07 p.m. VERDO in the garden area (admission free)
  Seven Past Seven • Laureates' Academy Pre-Concert
8 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Chamber Music Recital
  TRIO CON BRIO COPENHAGEN

 

9:09 – 10:10 a.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (admission free)
  Nine Past Nine • Everyman's Choir
11 a.m. VERDO in the garden area (admission free)
  A literary premiere • Stummer Wechsel
  Dr. Karin Nohr reads from her new novel
2:30 p.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe)
  Magnifying the Quartet IV • Beethoven's String Quartet in f Minor op. 95, Serioso
  With Oliver Wille and his Kuss Quartett colleagues
7:07 p.m. VERDO in the garden area (admission free)
  Seven Past Seven • The composers of the Beethoven Lab 2020 in conversation
   
8 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Laureates' Academy Night
  PARTICIPANTS of the LAUREATES' ACADEMY and the BEETHOVEN LAB 2020
10:10 p.m. Kunsthalle Oktogon, Hitzacker (Elbe)
  Ten Past Ten • Salon III

 

9:09 – 10:10 a.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe) (admission free)
  Nine Past Nine • Everyman's Choir
11 a.m. Hotel Waldfrieden, Festsaal (admission free)
  Forum Nachhaltigkeit (Sustainability Forum)
2:30 p.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe) (admission free)
  Magnifying the Quartet V • Beethoven's String Quartet in E flat Major op. 127
  With Dr. Wolf-Dieter Seiffert and the Kuss Quartett
7:07 p.m. VERDO in the garden area (admission free)
  Seven Past Seven • Introduction to the Concert
  Pianist Alexander Lonquich in conversation
8 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Chamber Orchestra Concert
  ALEXANDER LONQUICH (Piano and Conductor)   MÜNCHENER KAMMERORCHESTER

 

11 a.m. Hitzacker Harbor, Old Town (admission free)
  Beethoven for Everyone!
 

Festival Choir, Festival Orchestra, Alexander Lüken (Conductor)

2:30 p.m. St. Johannis-Kirche Hitzacker (Elbe) (admission free)
  Magnifying the Quartet VI • Beethoven's String Quartet C sharp Minor op. 131
  With Valentin Erben (Alban Berg Quartett) and the Kuss Quartett
6 p.m. Hotel Waldfrieden, Ballroom
 

The Flying Schnörtzenbrekkers • Ivica Strauß – The Dark Doings of the Strauß Dynastie

8 p.m. VERDO Concert Hall
  Chamber Music Recital
  NICOLAS ALTSTAEDT (Cello)   ALEXANDER LONQUICH (Piano)

 

11 a.m. VERDO Concert Hall
 

Closing Concert • Beethoven's Quartet Cycle

KUSS QUARTETT