Herreninsel © Daniel Breidt
Herreninsel © Daniel Breidt

Herrenchiemsee Festspiele starting

The festival on the former Bavarian residence island of Herrenchiemsee has begun! In the last week of July, the La Folia Baroque Orchestra, the Finnish Baroque Orchestra and the Freiburger Barockorchester, among others, will perform there.

Mondey, 25 July 2022 Glorious Revolution
Music from works by Henry Purcell: “The Fairy Queen”, “Dido and Aeneas”, “The Tempest”, “Bonduca”, “King Arthur”, “The Prophetess”, “Come Ye Sons of Art” a.o.
Anna Prohaska, soprano / Julia Böhme, alto / Richard Resch, tenor / Nikolay Borchev, baritone / Robin Peter Müller, violin and leader / La Folia Barockorchester

Thursday, 28 July 2022 Wassermusik
Ludwig von Beethoven: Romance for violin and orchestra no. 2 in F major, op. 50
Ludwig von Beethoven: Concerto for piano and orchestra no. 4 in G major, op. 58
Ludwig von Beethoven: Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, op. 60
Kreeta-Maria Kentala, concert master / Finnish Baroque Orchestra

Friday, 29 July 2022 Beethoven III
Georg Friedrich Händel: “Water Music” – Suites F major, HWV 348; D major, HWV 349; and G major, HWV 350
Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral suite no. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
Georg Friedrich Händel: “Music for the Royal Fireworks” in D major, HWV 351
Kristian Bezuidenhout, forte piano / Gottfried von der Goltz, concertmaster / Freiburger Barockorchester