6th Classical Music Festival Momentum Stolberg

Camille Saint-Saëns:
The Carnival of the Animals and Beethoven re-loaded!

12 - 18/07/2021

Camille Saint-Saens

6th Edition of Festival Momentum

Camille Saint-Saëns

1835 - 1921

Camille Saint-Saëns was a French composer, organist, conductor and pianist of the Romantic era. His best-known works include Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso (1863), the Second Piano Concerto (1868), the First Cello Concerto (1872), Danse macabre (1874), the opera Samson and Delilah (1877), the Third Violin Concerto (1880), the Third ("Organ") Symphony (1886) and The Carnival of the Animals (1886).


22 Jun 2020

By Pedro Obiera

Interview with Patricia Buzari (in German)

P. Ob.: Fast alle Sommer-Festivals wurden in diesem Jahr abgesagt. Warum das „Klassik Festival Momentum“ nicht?

Buzari: Ich habe erwartet, dass sich die Situation im Juli entspannen wird. Und mit unserem Hygienekonzept können wir die Konzerte im Zinkh...

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10 Jun 2020

Essay from Patricia Buzari

“All people become brothers! Going new ways! May it go from heart to heart!"

Sometimes mankind only learns through great challenges. The pandemic is one of those great growth opportunities! It is obvious that the worldwide "egoic exaggeration" needs a clear course correction - and has been for a long time! It is necessary!...

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9 Jun 2020

Festival Momentum will take place!

After Ms. Isabel Pfeiffer-Poensgen, Minister of Culture and Science, took over the patronage of FESTIVAL MOMENTUM last year, we work closely with the ministry but also with the Ministry of Health and the health department of the Aachen city region...

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kindly supported by

F. Victor Rolff Stiftung
NRW Bank
Sparkassen-Kulturstiftung Rheinland


Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben


Stadt Stolberg
VR Bank eG
Museum Zinkhuetter Hof
Steinway & Sons Düsseldorf
Vichter Landhaus
Sparkasse Aachen
Breitkopf & Härtel
Kulturstiftung der Sparkasse Aachen

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