Get to know our artists!


Who are the people who fill our stages with music, dance, and color? In our (video) interviews you can find out more about the artists of the Ludwigsburg Festival.

Not only our team is looking forward to the festival season with anticipation and excitement the festival season, conductor Anja Bihlmaier also describes the first encounter with a still-unknown orchestra. In this interview, she tells us more about delightful moments on the conductor’s podium and why you should not miss the concert »Renaud Capuçon Schuman« ! should not be missed under any circumstances!

Anja Bihlmaier on new encounters, happy moments on the conductor’s podium

How does a contemporary painter stage Franz Schubert’s «The Fair Miller« in a historical theater? You can find out directly from Norbert Bisky, whom we met at Ludwigsburg Palace.

Norbert Bisky on painting, traditions and great romanticism

Learn more about the musical contribution and their very personal emotions to the song cycle from tenor Mingjie Lei and pianist Alan Hamilton.

Mingjie Lei and Alan Hamilton on inner monologues and emotions

What can we expect when two internationally acclaimed a cappella ensembles meet? Find out in the interview with Andrea Haines and Barnaby Smith from VOCES8.

VOCES8 on the expression of the voice and new collaborations

If you want to get active yourself, we invite you to take part in our workshop «In C Community«. The dancer and dance teacher Janna Kleinknecht tells us in the video what is behind the project.

More about the »In C« dance workshop

What happens when you combine Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony with a piece of electronic music and contemporary dance? Diego Noguera is already one of the most important names on the experimental music scene in Berlin and talks about sound design and the feeling of being part of a performance.

Diego Noguera on the physicality of music

Their joy in making music is already evident in the conversation with the classically trained musicians and co-founders of the STEGREIF.orchestra Sebastian Casper and Michael Riemer. The Wildstrings are a duo with their »Songs of Travel« at the Schlossfestspiele.

The Wildstrings on their journey from classical & pop to their own songs