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The Hunting Gun (Das Jagdgewehr)
Opera in three acts by Thomas Larcher
Libretto by Friederike Gösweiner
after The Hunting Gun by Yasushi Inoue (1949)
German translation by Oscar Benl

Performed with German surtitles
World premiere
Commissioned by the Bregenz Festival

Poet: Mark Padmore
Josuke Misugi: Andrè Schuen
Shoko: Sarah Aristidou
Midori: Sophia Burgos
Saiko: Olivia Vermeulen
Ensemble Modern
SCHOLA HEIDELBERG

Musical direction: Michael Boder
Stage direction: Karl Markovics
Set and costume design: Katharina Wöppermann
Dramaturg: Olaf A. Schmitt
Director, SCHOLA HEIDELBERG: Walter Nußbaum​

Admission € 32
Pre-concert lecture 45 minutes before the performance (admission free)

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The Hunting Gun (Das Jagdgewehr)
Opera in three acts by Thomas Larcher
Libretto by Friederike Gösweiner
after The Hunting Gun by Yasushi Inoue (1949)
German translation by Oscar Benl

Performed with German surtitles
World premiere
Commissioned by the Bregenz Festival

Poet: Mark Padmore
Josuke Misugi: Andrè Schuen
Shoko: Sarah Aristidou
Midori: Sophia Burgos
Saiko: Olivia Vermeulen
Ensemble Modern
SCHOLA HEIDELBERG

Musical direction: Michael Boder
Stage direction: Karl Markovics
Set and costume design: Katharina Wöppermann
Dramaturg: Olaf A. Schmitt
Director, SCHOLA HEIDELBERG: Walter Nußbaum​

Admission € 32
Pre-concert lecture 45 minutes before the performance (admission free)

More information and tickets

The Hunting Gun (Das Jagdgewehr)
Opera in three acts by Thomas Larcher
Libretto by Friederike Gösweiner
after The Hunting Gun by Yasushi Inoue (1949)
German translation by Oscar Benl

Performed with German surtitles
World premiere
Commissioned by the Bregenz Festival

Poet: Mark Padmore
Josuke Misugi: Andrè Schuen
Shoko: Sarah Aristidou
Midori: Sophia Burgos
Saiko: Olivia Vermeulen
Ensemble Modern
SCHOLA HEIDELBERG

Musical direction: Michael Boder
Stage direction: Karl Markovics
Set and costume design: Katharina Wöppermann
Dramaturg: Olaf A. Schmitt
Director, SCHOLA HEIDELBERG: Walter Nußbaum​

Admission € 32
Pre-concert lecture 45 minutes before the performance (admission free)

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Franz Schubert
Stabat Mater g-Moll D 175
Sinfonie Nr. 7 h-Moll D 759 »Unfinished«

Robert Schumann
Missa sacra c-Moll op. 147

Balthasar-Neumann-Choir & Soloists
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Directed by: Thomas Hengelbrock

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Franz Schubert
Stabat Mater g-Moll D 175
Sinfonie Nr. 7 h-Moll D 759 »Unfinished«

Robert Schumann
Missa sacra c-Moll op. 147

Balthasar-Neumann-Choir & Soloists
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Directed by: Thomas Hengelbrock

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Franz Schubert
Stabat Mater g-Moll D 175
Sinfonie Nr. 7 h-Moll D 759 »Unfinished«

Robert Schumann
Missa sacra c-Moll op. 147

Balthasar-Neumann-Choir & Soloists
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Directed by: Thomas Hengelbrock

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Die Nachtigall
Fairy-tale opera in a nutshell with music by G. P. Telemann, based on The Nightingale by Hans Christian Andersen. For schoolchildren aged 8 and up, and visitors to the Bach Festival. In German without subtitles.

In the garden of the imperial court in China, a nightingale sings and enchants all who hear. One day, a toy nightingale comes to the court as a gift, and the real bird is chased away. But when Death comes to fetch the empress, only the real nightingale is able to oust him.

Concept: Julie Comparini
Staging, scenery, and costumes: Gabi Bartels

Ensemble Sospiri Ardenti
Ellen Delahanty, soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Geert Van Gele, recorder and harpsichord
Jurgen deBruyn, lute instruments

Musikschule Leipzig "Johann Sebastian Bach"
Petersstraße 43
04109 Leipzig

Leipziger Schulkonzerte im Bachfest
Tickets: € 11,00 | Children to 12 years: € 4,50

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Die Nachtigall
Fairy-tale opera in a nutshell with music by G. P. Telemann, based on The Nightingale by Hans Christian Andersen. For schoolchildren aged 8 and up, and visitors to the Bach Festival. In German without subtitles.

In the garden of the imperial court in China, a nightingale sings and enchants all who hear. One day, a toy nightingale comes to the court as a gift, and the real bird is chased away. But when Death comes to fetch the empress, only the real nightingale is able to oust him.

Concept: Julie Comparini
Staging, scenery, and costumes: Gabi Bartels

Ensemble Sospiri Ardenti
Ellen Delahanty, soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Geert Van Gele, recorder and harpsichord
Jurgen deBruyn, lute instruments

Musikschule Leipzig "Johann Sebastian Bach"
Petersstraße 43
04109 Leipzig

Leipziger Schulkonzerte im Bachfest
Tickets: € 11,00 | Children to 12 years: € 4,50

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Die Nachtigall
Fairy-tale opera in a nutshell with music by G. P. Telemann, based on The Nightingale by Hans Christian Andersen. For schoolchildren aged 8 and up, and visitors to the Bach Festival. In German without subtitles.

In the garden of the imperial court in China, a nightingale sings and enchants all who hear. One day, a toy nightingale comes to the court as a gift, and the real bird is chased away. But when Death comes to fetch the empress, only the real nightingale is able to oust him.

Concept: Julie Comparini
Staging, scenery, and costumes: Gabi Bartels

Ensemble Sospiri Ardenti
Ellen Delahanty, soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Geert Van Gele, recorder and harpsichord
Jurgen deBruyn, lute instruments

Musikschule Leipzig "Johann Sebastian Bach"
Petersstraße 43
04109 Leipzig

Leipziger Schulkonzerte im Bachfest
Tickets: € 11,00 | Children to 12 years: € 4,50

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What does "home" feel like? How can a city feel like a community? An evening of discussion with musical accompaniment featuring Peter Schenk from the Arbeitnehmerkammer and guests from city neighborhoods in Bremen.

Peter Schenk, Arbeitnehmerkammer
Julie Comparini, Evelyn Gramel, Manja Stephan, voice
Das Bremer Kaffeehaus-Orchester

Free admission.

Studio Nord
Mühlenfeldstrasse 23
28355 Bremen

Reservations:
Tel.: 0421 2223620

J. S. Bach, Cantata BWV 11,
"Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen" as part of church services.

Margaret Hunter, soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Bernhard Scheffel, tenor
Ulrich Maier, bass

Orchestra "Laudate-Cantate"
Directed by Ansgar Müller-Nanninga

J. S. Bach, Cantata BWV 134,
"Ein Herz, das seinen Jesu lebend weiß" as part of church services.

Margaret Hunter, soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Bernhard Scheffel, tenor
Ulrich Maier, bass

Orchestra "Laudate-Cantate"
Directed by Ansgar Müller-Nanninga

C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Manlio Benzi

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Manlio Benzi

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Manlio Benzi

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Manlio Benzi

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock

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C.W. Gluck, Orpheus und Eurydike
Opéra dansé
Stage Direction and Choreography: Pina Bausch

Maria Riccarda Wesseling / Agata Schmidt, Orpheus
Yun Jung Choi, Eurydike
Chiara Skerath, Amor

Les Étoiles, les Premiers Danseurs et le Corps de Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Conductor: Thomas Hengelbrock

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Michael Haydn, Requiem in C minor, MH 155
Henry Purcell, Funeral Anthems
J. S. Bach, Cantata BWV 118, "O Jesu Christ, meines Lebens Licht"

Margaret Hunter, soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Jan Hübner, tenor
Ulrich Maier, bass

Bremerhavener Kammerchor
Bremer Barockorchester
Leitung: Eva Schad

Tickets: € 14,– (12,–), 12,– (10,–), 10,– (8,–), 5,– (reduced visibility)
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"Denn für dieses Leben ist der Mensch nicht gut genug." - Brecht-Revue
Songs and texts about survival in the city

Es war einmal ein Schwein
Das hatte nur ein Bein.
Einmal war es in Eil
Da rutschte es auf dem Hinterteil
Ins Veilchenbeet hinein:
Es war ein rechtes Schwein.

Brecht: Kleine Lieder für Steff

Singers Julie Comparini, Evelyn Gramel, and Manja Stephan with the Bremer Kaffeehaus-Orchester perform compositions by Paul Dessau, Hanns Eisler and Kurt Weill.
Directed by: Peter Schenk, Arbeitnehmerkammer
Admission: Pay what you want.

NUNATAK
Kapitän-Dallmann-Straße 2
28779 Bremen-Blumenthal

Reservations:
Tel.: 0421 2223620
E-Mail: info@quartier-bremen.de
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J. S. Bach, Kantate BWV 3,
"Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid" as part of church services.

Margaret Hunter, soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Bernhard Scheffel, tenor
Ulrich Maier, bass

Orchestra "Laudate-Cantate"
Conducted by Ansgar Müller-Nanninga

Joseph Haydn
Die Schöpfung

Camilla Tilling, Gabriel
Lothar Odinius, Uriel
Tareq Nazmi, Raphael
André Morsch, Adam
Katharina Konradi, Eva

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Leitung: Thomas Hengelbrock

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Joseph Haydn
Die Schöpfung

Camilla Tilling, Gabriel
Lothar Odinius, Uriel
Tareq Nazmi, Raphael
André Morsch, Adam
Katharina Konradi, Eva

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Leitung: Thomas Hengelbrock

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Joseph Haydn
Die Schöpfung

Camilla Tilling, Gabriel
Lothar Odinius, Uriel
Tareq Nazmi, Raphael
André Morsch, Adam
Katharina Konradi, Eva

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Leitung: Thomas Hengelbrock

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Joseph Haydn
Die Schöpfung

Camilla Tilling, Gabriel
Lothar Odinius, Uriel
Tareq Nazmi, Raphael
André Morsch, Adam
Katharina Konradi, Eva

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Leitung: Thomas Hengelbrock

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Joseph Haydn
Die Schöpfung

Camilla Tilling, Gabriel
Lothar Odinius, Uriel
Tareq Nazmi, Raphael
André Morsch, Adam
Katharina Konradi, Eva

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor
Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble
Leitung: Thomas Hengelbrock

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"Gold, Weihrauch und Myrrhe"

BWV 65 "Sie werden von Saba alle kommen"
BWV 111 "Was mein Gott will, das g‘scheh allzeit"
BWV 248 "Fallt mit Danken, fallt mit Loben"
(Cantata 6 from the Christmas Oratorio)

Karin Gyllenhammar, soprano
Manja Stephan. soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Knut Schoch, tenor
Carsten Krüger, bass

Bremer Ratsmusik
Vokalensemble 'terra nova'
Conductor: Katja Zerbst

J. S. Bach, Kantate BWV 248,6,
"Herr, wenn die stolzen Feinde schnauben" as part of church services.

Margaret Hunter, soprano
Julie Comparini, alto
Bernhard Scheffel, tenor
Ulrich Maier, bass

Orchestra "Laudate-Cantate"
Conducted by Ansgar Müller-Nanninga

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