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Grassi Museum for Musical Instruments: CD Presentation – Robert Schumann, Bunte Blätter op. 99

Back in September 2012 the pianist Tobias Koch recorded an album of romantic piano works by composers including Johannes Brahms, Woldemar Bargiel and Theodor Fürchtegott Kirchner. But principally Robert Schumann and his Bunte Blätter op. 99. A work that will … Continue reading

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Grassi Museum for Musical Instruments: Sumer Is Icumen In – Again

Summer has come in, Loudly sing, Cuckoo! The seed grows and the meadow blooms And the Grassi Museum for Musical Instruments is staging a celebration of English vocal music Organised by the Leipzig University Departments of English and Music Sumer … Continue reading

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Grassi Museum for Musical Instruments Concert: Musikalische Schätze im Notenarchiv der alten Thomasschule

On Thursday June 6th the Grassi Museum for Musical Instruments is hosting a concert evening exploring and celebrating the Thomasschule school orchestra under the leadership of the first Gewandhaus Orchestra Kapellmeister and 20th Thomaskantor Adam Hiller. In the later part … Continue reading

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Benefit Concert for the new Grassi Museum Japanese Garden

With the renovation of the Leipzig Grassi Museum buildings nearing completion attention turns to the grounds: in particular the “recreation” of the former Japanese Garden. Originally to be found in the northern courtyard the Japanese Garden was a geometric structured … Continue reading

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Grassi Museum for Musical Instruments Concert: 20th Century Hungarian Religious Music

For all who still find themselves humming along to the memory of Christmas choirs and Christmas hymns, the Grassi Museum for Musical Instruments is hosting a concert on Saturday January 19th by the choir of the Kirchenmusikalischen Instituts der Hochschule … Continue reading

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Advent Concert in Grassi Museum for Musical Instruments: Heinrich Schütz, Weihnachtshistorie

“To this day the work brings joy to young and old, wherever it is performed – and that is (thankfully!) ever more the case!” (Quote from Hans Joachim Moser in the epliogue to the Weihnachtshistorie musical score published by Friedrich … Continue reading

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