During the UNESCO birthday summer, the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival will stage "30 plus 3" concerts in Lübeck. Between July 1st and August 27th different locations of the World Heritage will be discovered.
It starts on July 1st and 2nd in the reopened concert hall of the Music and Congress Hall with the traditional opening concerts. The NDR Elb-Philharmonic-Orchestra will perform pieces of Ravel and Franck under the direction of Thomas Hengelbrock, soloist is the French pianist Hélène Grimaud.
As it happens, the Schleswig-Holstein Festival Orchestra also turns 30 this year! It will be celebrated on July 21st and August 5th with one concert each.
The whole festival programme will be published on February 23rd, tickets will be available from February 23rd at www.shmf.de