Tue 28. Feb 2017 / Heute

Benjamin Britten: Curlew River

Japanese Noh theatre meets European music, Buddhist and Christian world views collide: Benjamin Britten’s »Curlew River« fluctuates between insanity and redemption beliefs. Featuring Ian Bostridge in the lead role as »Madwoman«.


A Music Festival for the Soul

Now in its third year, Lux aeterna – a »music festival for the soul« – combines sounds, styles and works that revolve around spirituality and transcendence. The Elbphilharmonie and Hamburg’s biggest orchestras and churches have joined forces once again to deliver an eclectic programme over three weeks in February 2017.

To the Programme


Tickets are already available to book online or in person at the Elbphilharmonie’s ticket shops.