Brockes Passion triptych part three
J.S. Bach’s St John Passion: After the release of two breathtaking, but very different Brockes Passions by Handel and Telemann, Bach may have very likely been inspired by these works. The result: his wondrously beautiful St John Passion!
This concert series has been canceled due to the measures regarding the coronavirus.
Kick-off concerts Festival Via Musica
Sturm und Drang – the age of the genius The ‘Sturm-und-Drang’ period in the 18th century originated in literature. A group of young authors (including Goethe) stood up for the freedom of the individual, the confidence in one’s own abilities and the power of original genius.
Summer Academy 2020
The Apollo Summer Academy will be held for the fifth year this summer in the Karmelklooster (a former nunnery) in Drachten. A week of complete music-making includes chamber music, an orchestra project focusing on Beethoven’s 7th Symphony, a choir, workshops and concerts by both students and faculty. A renowned faculty in an inspiring environment where you will make musical friends to last a lifetime.
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