The 15th Morgenland Festival Osnabrück begins with a top-class double concert in the church of St. Marien. It starts off with the Taksim Trio from Istanbul. After the interval we have a reunion with Alim Qasimov and Michel Godard.
Volkswagen Werkshalle 2 (Neulandstrasse 44/Tor 1)
The clarinettist Kinan Azmeh can be heard this Saturday as soloist with the NDR Bigband in the VW Werkshalle 2.
The Iranian artist, Shirin Neshat, who lives in New York, originally set out to make a film about the Egyptian singer, Oum Kulthum, who is as revered in the Arabic world as Maria Callas and Madonna together…
Theater am Domhof
The cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan and the pianist Saleem Ashkar will play Ludwig van Beethoven’s Third Cello Sonata, Dmitri Shostakovich’s only Cello Sonata, as well as works by Armenian and Arabic composers and the Norcturne of the Armenian composer Edward Baghdasaryan.
Schloss Aula / Universität Osnabrück
Elisaveta Blumina, Narek Hakhnazaryan and the members of the Staatskapelle Berlin, Gregor Witt, Tibor Reman and Mathias Baier will play music by young Arabic composers.
The pianist Salman Gambarov is one of the most important members of Baku’s jazz scene. Together with drummer Vagif Aliyev and bass player Emil Gasanov he forms Bakustic Jazz.
The 15th anniversary of the Morgenland Festival Osnabrück is the occasion of a special premiere: In an open air concert in front of the Dom the Morgenland All Star Band will play with the Osnabrück Symphony Orchestra for the first time.