FOLKWANG UNIVERSITY OF ARTS ESSEN
A wonderful place with wonderful people
Last but not least, the Folkwang University of the Arts is special on account of its unique historic buildings and the many special people who have always been – and still are – here: Pina Bausch (dancer and choreographer), Armin Rohde and Caroline Eichhorn (actors), Frank Peter Zimmermann (violinist), Lothar Zagrosek (conductor), Hagen Rether (cabaret artist), Timm Rautert (photographer) to name just a few, did their study at the Folkwang. A whole array of important cultural, scholarly and creative pathways has been forged here. And every single day new highlights are being reached – in terms of aesthetics, content and setting cultural directions for the whole region and the international scene.
Sat, Oct 29|
POSTERITY Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble + Repercussion+ Duncan Ward
Posterity is a project combining classical orchestral sounds, percussion soloists and live electronics with visual projected on a high-tech Gaze. This project presents classical musicians in a new, modern way connecting popular and written music. Werke von Pärt, Laurello, Sejourné und Psathas