Markranstädter Musiksommer

at the church St. Laurentius

"Markranstaedter Musiksommer" 2019 at church St. Laurentius


Opening concert - Saturday, 11th May 2019, 4.00 p.m.

Wolfgang Breitung - «Julia-Serenade» op. 8 (premiere)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Oboe Concerto in C major K.314 (K.285d)
Samuel Barber - Adagio for strings
Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 8 in F Major op. 93

Alba Szymanski (oboe)
Orchestra "Sinfonischer Musikverein Leipzig e. V."
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

Spring concert - Saturday, 22nd June 2019, 4.00 p.m.

"songs and tango's"

works from Bach, Albéniz, Grieg, Bernstein, Piazzolla a. o.

performed by

the MDR Leipzig Radio Children's Choir,
Artistic Director Alexander Schmitt, and the SIGNUM Saxophone Quartett

Summer concert - Saturday, 24th August 2019, 4.00 p.m.

concert for clarinet, viola and organ


Sonja Riedel (clarinet), Antje Dietzmann (viola) and
Frank Lehmann at the Kreutzbach-Organ

Autumn concert - Saturday, 21st September 2019, 4.00 p.m.

J. S. Bach - «The Well-Tempered Clavier» Part Two
preludes and fugues 1 to 12 (BWV 870-881)

performed by

Prof. Gerlinde Otto (piano)


Monday, 16th September 2019, 6.00 p.m.

Introduction to the «The Well-Tempered Clavier»
with musicologist Thomas Kauba
at the "Weißbach-Haus" (parish house)

Conclusion concert - Saturday, 12th October 2019, 4.00 p.m.

Joseph Haydn - oratorio «The Creation»
for soloists, chorus and orchestra (Hob. XXI:2)

Heike Richter (soprano)
Martin Krumbiegel (tenor)
Gun-Wook Lee (bass)
Church choir Markranstaedt
Orchestra "Sinfonischer Musikverein Leipzig e. V."
Conductor: Frank Lehmann


Tuesday, 8th October 2019, 6.00 p.m.

Introduction to the oratorio «The Creation»
with musicologist Thomas Kauba
at the "Weißbach-Haus" (parish house)



additional concerts at St. Laurentius Markranstaedt 2019


Concert during Lent
Saturday, 13th April 2019, 4.00 p.m.

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi:
«Stabat Mater»

Katrin Bräunlich (soprano)
Estelle Haussner (alto)
Orchestra "Laurentius"
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

Special concert - Sunday, 26th May 2019, 7.00 p.m.

"An Italian evening"

performed by

chamber orchestra "Kammersymphonie Leipzig"
Christian Sprenger (flute),
Adam Markowski (violin) and
Katharina Sprenger (violin and musical direction)

Autumn concert - Friday, 1st November 2019, 6.00 p.m.

"Organ concert"

performed by

Prof. Matthias Eisenberg
at the Kreutzbach-Organ

Entrance fee: Eu 15,-

Commemorative concert day of Prayer and Repentance
Wednesday, 20th November 2019, 4.00 p.m.

Shalom - Church meets Synagogue

Music for viola and organ performed by

Semjon Kalinowsky (Lübeck) - viola
Fredrik Albertsson (Landskrona/Sweden) - organ

Entrance fee: Eu 15,-

Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio BWV 248
Cantata 1 to 3

Sunday, 15th December 2019, 5.00 p.m.

Astrid Werner - soprano
Claudia-Maria Laule - alto
Kim Schrader - tenor
Andreas David - bass
Church choir Markranstaedt
Orchestra "Laurentius"
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

Entrance fee: Eu 18,-

Concert on the occasion of the turn of year
Tuesday, 31st December 2019, 6.30 p.m.

a cheerful and contemplative hour at the end of the year

performed by

Sonja Riedel (clarinet), Antje Dietzmann (viola)
and Frank Lehmann at the Kreutzbach-Organ

Entrance fee: Eu 15,-

New Year's Concert
Saturday, 11th January 2020, 4.00 p.m.

performed by the

Wind Quintet
(Ensemble of the "Bläserphilharmonie" Saxony)



Advance sale of tickets:

at market garden Ifland "Helianthus"
Leipziger Strasse 33, 04420 Markranstaedt, Tel. +49 34205 87393

at parish office, Schulstrasse 9, 04420 Markranstaedt, Tel. +49 34205 83244

at citizens' office, Markt 1, 04420 Markranstaedt, Tel. +49 34205 61-0

at "Markranstädter Dekostübchen", Hordisstrasse 3, 04420 Markranstaedt, Tel. +49 34205 78634

at "Musikalienhandlung M. Oelsner", Schillerstrasse 5, 04109 Leipzig, Tel. +49 341 9605656 and
at "Ticketgalerie" – e.g. Hainstraße 1, 04109 Leipzig | free hotline 0800 2181050

Free admission for Children up to the age of 14. Reduced tickets are only available at the evening box office.

Additional parking spots can be offered during concerts and other events at the market place next to the church.

Our church is heated during the cold season and the restrooms can be found underneath the steeple. In the "Weißbach-Haus" (parish rooms) we have a restroom which is also suitable for disabled.

Changes of program and/or the performing musicians and artists are not intended, nevertheless still possible. Please inform yourself at this website or through telephone enquiry about unplanned changes.



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