The annual Easter Festival concert with the National Youth Orchestra of Germany has long enjoyed cult status, both for the young musicians themselves and for the audience. The most talented young German instrumentalists rehearse their parts with the musicians of the Berliner Philharmoniker, individually and in sections and ensembles. After orchestral rehearsals with chief conductor of the Berliner Philharmoniker Kirill Petrenko, it will be time for the long-awaited highlight: the public performance at the Festspielhaus.
Richard Strauss Serenade for 13 wind instruments in E-flat major, op. 7
Gideon Klein Partita for string orchestra
Robert Schumann Symphony No. 4 in D minor, op. 120
The centerpiece of the Baden-Baden Kurhaus is the Bénazetsaal, which was extensively renovated in 2011. The magnificent ballroom with its 13.5 m barrel vault impresses with its golden proscenium arch and its spacious atmosphere. The high-end lighting and sound technology conjure forth unique ambiences.