Workshops/Festivals 2011

Workshops/Festivals 2011: (DE) International Heinrich Schütz Festival in Hanover, Germany (2011 Sep 29-Oct 3)

Contributed by Admin on Sep 11, 2011

375 Years of Hanover as the Seat of Nobility: Music at the Courts of the Guelphs in Lower Saxony


North German Polychoral Music
Works by Michael Praetorius, Heinrich Schütz, and Matthias Weckmann
The Hannover Boys Choir & L'Arco Baroque Orchestra, conducted by Prof. Jörg Breiding

Heinrich Schütz in the 20th Century
Works by Heinrich Schütz, Kurt Thomas, Hugo Distler, and Ernst Pepping
North German Figuralchor, Musica Alta Ripa, conducted by Prof. Jörg Straube

Music at the Guelph Court in Lower Saxony
Works by Johann Rosenmüller, Nicolaus Adam Strungk, Johann Friedrich Meister,
Giovanni Sartorio, Georg Caspar Schürmann and others
Johann Rosenmüller Ensemble, conducted by Arno Paduch

Service of Worship with music of Heinrich Schütz, Andreas Crappius and Melchior Schildt
Participants in the Choral Project, Cantorei of St. John's Church, conducted by Lothar Mohn

Organ Recitals − Table-music in Herrenhausen Palace − Choral Project −

Exhibition: "Childhood in the 17th Century"− Tour of the City

An Excursion to Neustadt and Wunstorf, with Concerts
Tour of Landestrost Palace, St. Sigward's Church in Idensen, Collegiate Church in Wunstorf,
City Church in Wunstorf, with a meantone organ in Renaissance style,
Lecture on Music at the Guelph Courts in the 16th and 17th Centuries

An Excursion to the Herzog August Library in Wolfenbüttel

Musicological Symposium
"Heinrich Schütz and Music at the Guelph Courts in Lower Saxony"

Organized by:
International Heinrich Schütz Society, Kassel
Evangelisch-lutherische Landeskirche of Hanover

With generous support from:
The City of Hanover
University of Music, Drama and Media Hanover

Internationale Heinrich Schütz-Gesellschaft e.V.,
Telephone: 011 49 561-3105-0

Heinrich-Schütz-Allee 35, D-34131 Kassel
Telefax 011 49 561-3105-240