Events

Bonner Schumannfest & Verein Schumannhaus

Here you will find an overview of the events and dates of the Bonn Schumann Festival and the Verein Schumannhaus Bonn e.V. By clicking on the event (highlighted) you will be taken to the event details and further information.

DateDescriptionLocation
SUNDAY
JUNE 3
11:00 am
OPENING CINEMA PREVIEW

WEST SIDE STORY – Bernsteins' Broadway-Hit

// Co-production of NDR, ORF and DokFabrik in cooperation with ARTE
// Documentation, 52 min.
// Germany 2018
// Book and Director: Axel Fuhrmann
// Introduction: Axel Fuhrmann
REX-THEATER FILMKUNSTKINO FRONGASSE 9
SUNDAY
JUNE 3
07:00 pm
OPENING CONCERT

PIANODUO GENOVA & DIMITROV

// Rachmaninoff: Suite No. 1 for two pianos
// Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from "West Side Story"
// Debussy: Six Epigraphes Antiques
// Gershwin: "Porgy and Bess" - Fantasy
THEATER IM BALLSAAL
FRONGASSE 9
MONDAY
JUNE 4
08:30 pm
MOVIE
KOYAANISQATSI

// USA 1982
// Director: Godfrey Reggio
// Music: Philip Glass
// Camera: Ron Fricke
// Introduction: Bernhard Hartmann (GA)
REX-THEATER FILMKUNSTKINO FRONGASSE 9
TUESDAY
JUNE 5
07:00 pm
ORGAN EVENING

ANNA-VICTORIA BALTRUSCH

// Buck: Festival Prelude
// Schumann: Sketches for the pedal wing
// Rogers: Concert Ouverture // Miniature Suite
// Thayer: Variations on Auld Lang Syne
// Parker: Concert Piece // Impromptu
// Bolcom: Free Fantasia
KREUZBERGKIRCHE BONN
STATIONSWEG 21
WEDNESDAY
JUNE
08:00 pm
CHAMBER CONCERT

MONET-QUINTETT

// Mozart: Overture "The Magic Flute"
// Holst: Quintet A flat major
// Ligeti: Six bagatelles
// Barber: Summer Music
// Françaix: Quintet No. 1
AMERIKANISCHE KIRCHE
(STIMSON MEMORIAL CHAPEL)
PLITTERSDORF
KENNEDYALLEE 150
THURSDAY
JUNE 7
08:30 pm
MOVIE

WEST SIDE STORY
(Original with subtitles)

// USA 1961
// Director: Robert Wise, Jerome Robbins
// with: Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno
// Music: Leonard Bernstein (Arrangement Saul Chaplin)
// Introduction: Axel Fuhrmann
REX-THEATER FILMKUNSTKINO FRONGASSE 9
FRIDAY
JUNE 8
08:00 pm
PIANO EVENING

BIRTHDAY OF ROBERT SCHUMANN WITH SOPHIE PACINI

// Felix Mendelssohn: Rondo Capriccioso op. 14
// Fanny Hensel: Song Without Words op. 2/1
// Felix Mendelssohn: Variations serieuses op. 54
// Schumann / Liszt: Dedication
// Clara Schumann: Scherzo op. 14
// Robert Schumann: Carnaval op. 9
SCHUMANNHAUS BONN
SEBASTIANSTRASSE 182
SATURDAY
JUNE 9
08:00 pm
SONG RECITAL

DAVID FISCHER (Tenor) PAULIINA TUKIAINEN (Piano)

// Schumann: Liederkreis op. 24
// Schoeck, Ives, Barber: Selected songs
SCHUMANNHAUS BONN
SEBASTIANSTRASSE 182
SUNDAY
JUNE 10
11:00 am
FILM
FIRST POSITION – BALLETT IS HER LIFE
(Original with subtitles)

// Dance Documentary USA 2011
// Director: Bess Kargman
// with Aran Bell, Jules Jarvis Fogarty, Rebecca Houseknecht
REX-THEATER FILMKUNSTKINO
FRONGASSE 9
SUNDAY
JUNE 10
07:00 pm
MUSIC-THEATER
Dichter.Liebe! Or the journey of the poet

ENSEMBLE EIKONA
THEATER IM BALLSAAL
FRONGASSE 9
MONDAY
JUNE 11
06:00 pm
MOVIE
ON THE WATERFRONT (DIE FAUST IM NACKEN)
(Original with subtitles)

// USA 1954
// Director: Elia Kazan
// with Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Eva Marie Saint, Lee J. Cobb, Rod Steiger
// Music: Leonard Bernstein
// Introduction: Dietmar Kanthak (GA)
REX-THEATER FILMKUNSTKINO
FRONGASSE 9
TUESDAY
JUNE 12
07:00 pm
LECTURE AND INTRODUCTION

WALTER PROSSNITZ

American music, up close and personal
// American music, up close and personal
THEATER IM BALLSAAL
FRONGASSE 9
TUESDAY
JUNE 12
08:00 pm
PIANO EVENING

JAMINA GERL

// Amber: Anniversaries
// Clara Schumann: Prelude and Fugue op. 16 no. 1
// Nancarrow: Prelude and Blues
// Mendelssohn-Bartholdy: Song Without Words Op. 102 No. 2
// Ives: Song Without (Good) Words
// Liebermann: Gargoyles
// Schumann: Sonata op. 11
THEATER IM BALLSAAL
FRONGASSE 9
WEDNESDAY
JUNE 13
08:00 pm
DUO-EVENING

LIV MIGDAL (Violine) JIE ZHANG (Piano)

// Rachmaninov: Vocalise
// Dvorak: Sonatina in G major
// Shostakovich: Preludes op. 34
// Gershwin: from Porgy & Bess
THEATER IM BALLSAAL
FRONGASSE 9
THURSDAY
JUNE 14
08:00 pm
JAZZ

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - A TRIBUTE TO FRANK SINATRA

DANIEL CACIJA (Vocal) JOHANNES VON BALLESTREM (Piano)
HAUS DER SPRINGMAUS
FRONGASSE 8-10
FRIDAY
JUNE 15
08:00 pm
CAHMBER CONCERT

ROLSTON STRING QUARTET AND FLORIAN GLEMSER (Klavier)

// Beethoven: String Quartet in D major op. 18
// Shulamit Ran: String Quartet No. 3
// Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat major op. 44
THEATER IM BALLSAAL
FRONGASSE 9
SATURDAY
JUNE 16
11:00 am
FINAL

4th BONNER ROBERT SCHUMANN SINGING COMPETITION "ZEIG WAS DU KANNST"
THEATER IM BALLSAAL
FRONGASSE 9
SATURDAY
JUNE 16
04:00 pm
ORCHESTERKONZERT

EMA-JUNIOR-ORCHESTER //
Director: Michael Therre and Toni Schüller
EMA-SINFONICORCHESTER //
Director: Annette Dupré and Andreas Herkenrath
CHOIR GRADE 6 - 8 //
Director: Michael Therre

// Ives: Unanswered Question
// Dvorak: 9th Symphony (1st and 4th movements)
// Anderson: Soncopated Clock - Sandpaper Ballet - Trumpeter's Lullaby
// Ostrich: Radetzky march
// Amber: West Side Story (Suite)
AULA DER RHEINISCHEN
FRIEDRICH-WILHELMS-UNIVERSITÄT
AM HOF 7
SATURDAY
JUNE 16
08:00 pm
CLOSING CONCERT

SONG RECITAL FOR THE 100th BIRTHDAY OF LEONARD BERNSTEIN

RONAN CAILLET (Tenor) & MALTE SEBASTIAN SCHAEFER
(Piano) JOSY SANTOS (Mezzosopran) & VICTORIA GUERRERO (Piano)

// Songs by Schumann, Wolf and Bernstein
THEATER IM BALLSAAL
FRONGASSE 9
THURSDAY
SEPTEMBER 13
08:00 pm
PIANO EVENING BIRTHDAY CLARA SCHUMANN

CHENG ZHANG

Bach/Busoni: „Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ“
Brahms: Sonata fis-Moll op. 2
Kirchner: Präludium op. 9
Clara Schumann: Three Romances op. 11
Robert Schumann: Sonata fis-Moll op. 11
SCHUMANNHAUS BONN
SEBASTIANSTRASSE 182