Tomoki Sakata won the 17th Kissinger Piano Olympics

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Martin James Bartlett signs record contract with Warner Classics

and released his debut album "Love and Death" on 3 May 2019.

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Cantata Church Service at the Kissinger Sommer

Cantata Church Service at the Kissinger Sommer 30/06/2019 - 09:30 AM

Kammerorchester Bad Kissingen
Würzburger Madrigalchor

Volker Hagemannrehearsal
KMD Jörg Wöltchedirection
Pfarrerin Christel Mebert liturgy

Georg Philipp Telemann: “Thunder Ode”, TVWV 6:3

Thunder is the symbol for the merciless and uncontrollable forces of nature. The composition of Telemann’s “Thunder Ode” (1756/1760) is strongly connected to the devastating earthquake of Lissabon in 1755 that shook the world of culture. The characteristic structure of the vocal performance as well as the use of three trumpets, scarcely used kettledrums and instrumental ensemble already made this avant-garde work famous and popular back in the composer’s time.

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