The eighth festival week at a glance
Einstürzende Neubauten, Jan Lisiecki, Elina Albach & Marco Blaauw
Between Brussels and London, Einstürzende Neubauten will be making a stop in Ludwigsburg: After two pandemic years, they will celebrate their 40th anniversary on Tuesday, June 21 at 8 p.m. at the MHP Arena with their album «Alles in Allem«. The Stuttgart post-punk band «Die Nerven« will perform as the opening band. On Thursday, June 23 at 6 p.m. students from the region will present their sound artworks, which they created as part of the the education project «Mini Mal Mut«.
On Friday, June 24, the Schlossfestspiele will offer a comprehensive extensive music program in Ludwigsburg: Musicians of the orchestra will play at 6 p.m. at the «Frei Luft Musik« event on Ludwigsburg’s market square. market square. At 8 p.m., you can hear the internationally renowned pianist Jan Lisiecki with Beethoven’s Piano Concertos No. 4 and 5 in the Forum am Schlosspark. At the same time, the Urban Strings ensemble with harpsichordist Elina Albach will present a modern version of Bach’s Goldberg Variations in the Ordenssaal. Afterwards a meet & greet with the artists will take place. The Scala will show at 8 p.m. «Moving Picture 946-3«, a film by Gerhard Richter and Corinna Belz with a composition by Rebecca Saunders, played live by trumpeter Marco Blaauw.
The eighth festival week will conclude on Saturday, June 25 with a long night of experimental music at Scala. The two different trumpet recitals «Global Breath Composers« with Marco Blaauw, which actually took place on June 25 and 26 in the Ordenssaal, have been shortened to one concert with a subsequent audience discussion and will now take place on June 25 at 8 p.m. at Scala. The solo concert by Ayanna Witter-Johnson will take place at 10 p.m. at Scala. To close, Marco Blaauw and Pulitzer Prize winner Raven Chacon improvise at 11 p.m. For more info on the long Night at Scala can be found here.