Christian Lindberg

Christian Lindberg

…conducts the Norwegian Arctic Philharmonic Orchestra with an own composition and works by Ole Olsen und Tschaikowski.

    Beethoven’s opera Fidelio

    Beethoven's only opera Fidelio was premiered in its final version on 23 April 1814 in Kärtnertortheater, Vienna. To mark this anniversary Opernhaus Bonn presents Jakob Peters-Messer’s production of Fidelio with Beethoven Orchester Bonn, last performed in Bonn during the 2005/2006 season, with two performances on 28 September and 3 October.

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    Finale with the Kammerphilharmonie

    The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen who opened the festival in 2013 return to close it on 3 October conducted by Paavo Järvi with pianist Arcadi Volodos, who makes a welcome return to the festival for a performance of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto for Piano No. 3 with Penderecki’s ‘Sinfonietta per archi’ and Brahms’ Serenade No. 1.

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    Motto 2013 - Verwandlungen

    Historic Concert

    The influence of the Congress of Vienna lasted until into the twentieth century – politically and culturally. To mark the 200th anniversary, the Vienna Academy, conducted by Martin Haselböck with soprano Kirsten Blaise and recitation from August Zirner, performs Beethoven’s political Incidental Music on Goethe's tragedy ‘Egmont’ on 1 October at the Beethovenhalle with Wellington's Victory or the Battle of Vittoria and Symphony No. 8 which also premiered in 1814.

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    Save the world

    Can the world still be saved? Or have the “last days of humanity” (Karl Kraus) already dawned?  We live in a global village and the time bombs are ticking. But who is working on the solutions for the most pressing problems - hunger, climate change and military conflicts? Science?  Politics? Art?  This question will be looked into, via a theatrical congress. International experts cooperating with artists from different sectors will shape a sensual event consisting of art, science and music. 

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    • High-flyer

      Concerts by Young Artists

    • Come along!

      Suggestions for Students and Children's Concerts

    • Visions

      New Music and First Performances