28 FRI | APR Friday, 28. apr 2017 Mein Programm

18:00

LIFT! 1/4

Stairs. Landing. Sky

19:00

LIFT! 2/4

Studio Musikfabrik plays Schnebel, Aperghis and Crumb

20:30

LIFT! 3/4

A Concert featuring Works Shifting between Audio Plays and Linguistic Compositions

21:30

LIFT! 4/4

»Je t’aime« – Promises in Popular Music

29 SAT | APR Saturday, 29. apr 2017 Mein Programm

20:00

»Halleluja - Oratorium balbulum«

WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln | Eötvös, Chiacciarini
»It is almost impossible to be a prophet today; everything is unforeseeable. Or the future becomes reality before a stuttering prophet has finished articulating his vision…« (Peter Eötvös)

22:00

Project Stix | DJ Swingjac

Knock on wood! Eight drumsticks, three percussionists, one beat

30 SUN | APR Sunday, 30. apr 2017 Mein Programm

11:00

»In situ«

Works by Philippe Manoury and Georges Aperghis
Gürzenich Orchestra Cologne | François-Xavier Roth

15:00

»… zwei Gefühle …«

Seminar on Helmut Lachenmann’s Work »... zwei Gefühle …«

16:00

Hans Wüthrich – Das Glashaus

Musical Theatre with the Ensemble de Théâtre Musical of the Bern Academy of the Arts

18:00

Two Organs in Conversation

A solo concerto by Unsuk Chin features the Chinese mouth organ sheng, while Toshio Hosokawa places a large concert organ in the focus of attention.

21:00

Hans Wüthrich – Das Glashaus

Musical Theatre with the Ensemble de Théâtre Musical of the Bern Academy of the Arts

01 MON | MAY Monday, 01. may 2017 Mein Programm

11:00

Ein ganzer Tag Musik bei freiem Eintritt

Das Neue Ensemble | Ensemble Modern | Kölner Willkommenschor | Ensemble Experimental | Experimenatlstudio des SWR | Kölner Vokalsolisten

21:00

Hendrika Entzian Quartet

Classic instrumentation, timeless style. Double bass player Hendrika Entzian’s quartet shines with sophisticated arrangements and highly cultured playing

02 TUE | MAY Tuesday, 02. may 2017 Mein Programm

17:30

Response 2017

Compositions by Secondary School Students from Cologne

03 WED | MAY Wednesday, 03. may 2017 Mein Programm

22:00

Duo lit

Tamara Lukasheva I – jazz may have its roots on the cotton fields of the American South, but it is at home all over the world

04 THU | MAY Thursday, 04. may 2017 Mein Programm

18:00

ON@ACHT BRÜCKEN II

Camilla Hoitenga plays, recites, whispers and sings compositions mixing the sound of the flute, the human voice and language.

20:00

A Portrait of Unsuk Chin I

Ensemble intercontemporain | Bruno Mantovani
»Meine Musik ist das Abbild meiner Träume« (Unsuk Chin)

22:00

New Balance Band

Tamara Lukasheva II – two singers, one bass player, one vibraphonist. The line-up is presumably unique. Of course that goes for the music too.

05 FRI | MAY Friday, 05. may 2017 Mein Programm

18:00

ON@ACHT BRÜCKEN III

sprechbohrer interprets works by Kurt Schwitters, Hans Arp, Gerhard Rühm, Oskar Pastior et al.

20:00

Spitting Chamber Music

»Hip-Hop unplugged« with the collective of musicians s t a r g a z e, Käptn Peng, Malikah and Inna Modja.

22:00

Metromara

Musical city dwellers – Metromara plays first-rate urban jazz

06 SAT | MAY Saturday, 06. may 2017 Mein Programm

11:00

Family Workshop I

Conducting through Hand Signals with Felicity Provan and Joost Buis

11:00

Family Workshop II

Telling Stories through Music with David Kweksilber and Wiek Hijmans

12:00

Family Workshop III

Pickup a pBone with Mark Boonstra

12:30

Rhythm | Dance | Voice

Featuring the Musicians of Trommelsprachen – Languages of Drums

17:00

Hannah Silva

Forms of Protest

19:00

David Kweksilber Big Band

Exploring Space and Sound via jazz, contemporary music and infinite joy of experimentation

21:00

Trommelsprachen – Languages of Drums

Four percussionists from Tel Aviv, Chennai, Istanbul and Cologne in diverse interaction with vocalists, instrumental music, electric sounds and dance

23:00

Marcando

Salsa with a view of the Rhine. Not only during carnival does Cologne favour South American rhythms.

07 SUN | MAY Sunday, 07. may 2017 Mein Programm

22:00

Uschi Galore

Pop Hits reloaded. Uschi Galore is neither a glossy magazine nor a surfeit of Ursulas, but a truly fine jazz formation.