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Leipzig & Dresden Itinerary - December 2016

7 music performances

4 church music, 2 opera, 1 chamber music

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Day 1

Leave Tokyo

Arrive in Leipzig

  • Christmas Market

Day 2

  • Thomaskirche (church)
  • Bach Museum
  • Schumannhaus (museum)
  • Lutherkirche (church)

      Freitag, 23. Dezember 2016 | 20:00 Uhr

      Johann Sebastian Bach:
      Weihnachtsoratorium BWV 248 (Kantaten 1-3)

      Gesine Adler (Sopran)
      Susanne Krumbiegel (Alt)
      Albrecht Sack (Tenor)
      Tobias Berndt (Bass)

      Concerto vocale
      Sächsisches Barockorchester
      Leitung: Thomaskantor Gotthold Schwarz
      Veranstalter: Leipziger Musikgesellschaft e.V.

Day 3

  • Mendelssohn-Haus (museum)

      24 December 2016

      Music of
      Henry Purcell
      John Ireland
      Edward Elgar
      Frank Bridge
      Johann Sebastian Bach

      Performed by
      Mendelssohn-Quartett
         Gunnar Harms, violin
         Kıvanç Tire, violin
         Larissa Petersen, viola
         Susanne Raßbach, cello

  • Christmas Eve Service at Nikolaikirche

      Music of
      Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
      Heinrich Schütz
      Olivier Messiaen
      Franz Xaver Gruber
      Johann Sebastian Bach
      César Franck
      Camille Saint-Saëns

      Performed by musicians of Leipzig University

  • Christmas Eve Service at Thomaskirche

      Music of
      Georg Friedrich Händel
      Franz Xaver Gruber
      Johann Sebastian Bach
      Max Reger
      Josef Gabriel Rheinberger

      Performed by
      Leipziger Vocalensemble (Vocal Ensemble)

Day 4

  • Christmas Service at Thomaskirche

      Music of
      Johann Sebastian Bach
      Johann Hermann Schein
      Francis Poulenc
      Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
      Ralph Vaughan Williams
      Johann Crüger
      Carl Sattler

      Performed by
      St. Thomas Boys Choir
      Musicians from Gewandhaus Orchestra
      Thomaskantor Gotthold Schwarz

  • Museum of Musical Instruments
  • Oper Leipzig

      25 December 2016

      La Bohème
      Giacomo Puccini

      Dirigent Christoph Gedschold
      Mimì: Gal James
      Musetta: Eun Yee You
      Rodolfo: Gaston Rivero
      Marcello: Mathias Hausmann

Day 5

Leave Leipzig

Train

Arrive in Dresden

  • Semperoper

      26 December 2016

      Hänsel und Gretel
      Engelbert Humperdinck

      Musikalische Leitung Moritz Gnann
      Hänsel Jelena Kordić
      Gretel Carolina Ullrich

Day 6

  • Bastei (mountain)
  • Semperoper

      27 December 2016

      Die Fledermaus
      Johann Strauß

      Musikalische Leitung Jonathan Darlington
      Eisenstein Hans-Joachim Ketelsen
      Rosalinde Elisabeth Flechl
      Alfred Merto Sungu
      Prinz Orlofsky Jelena Kordić
      Adele Christina Poulitsi
      Dr. Falke Sebastian Wartig
      Frank Michael Eder
      Dr. Blind Gerald Hupach
      Ida Gundula Rosenkranz
      Frosch Wolfgang Stumph

Day7

  • Alte Meister (museum)

Leave Dresden

Day 8

Arrive in Tokyo

 

Places to Go in Germany
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