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30 Dec, 2019, 09:30 GMT Richard Wagner's Ring Cycle to Open the Leipzig Opera Calendar 2020

From January 15 to 19 2020, Leipzig Opera will show the complete Ring cycle from Richard Wagner. Together with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig,...


14 Dec, 2018, 11:24 GMT Oper Leipzig to Present Wagner's Tannhäuser at the Hong Kong Arts Festival

- Cross reference: Picture is available at AP Images (http://www.apimages.com) - Hardly any German city can boast as great and vibrant a musical...


19 Nov, 2018, 11:08 GMT Leipzig Tourismus und Marketing: Leipzig Highlights 2019

30 Years of the Peaceful Revolution In 2019 Leipzig will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Peaceful Revolution. The decisive Monday demonstration ...


30 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT Leipzig Bach Festival 2018: "Cycles"

New: Monumental "Ring of Cantatas" on the opening weekend - 48 hours, 10 concerts, 30 cantatas Leipzig, the city of music, is offering a very special ...


06 May, 2016, 17:05 BST Wave-Gotik-Treffen from 13 to 16 May 2016: 25 Years of Dark-romantic Celebrations in Leipzig

The Wave-Gotik-Treffen (WGT) is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. From 13 to 16 May, more than 20,000 Goths from all over the world are...


18 Dec, 2015, 20:14 GMT Leipzig's Musical Highlights 2016: Festivals From Bach and Wagner to Wave Gothic

Bach, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Wagner, Mahler and Grieg were just some of the many famous residents of the musical city of Leipzig. In 2016, Leipzig...


13 Nov, 2015, 09:08 GMT Leipzig Christmas Market 2015

Travel with Europe's best airline from Istanbul to the land of Christmas in Saxony The Leipzig Christmas Market will be held from 24 November to 23...


29 Dec, 2014, 12:00 GMT 1000 Years Leipzig - Cultural Highlights in the Anniversary Year 2015

25 years after the German Reunification, Leipzig counts among the most dynamic and popular city destinations in Europe. The East German commercial...


04 Feb, 2014, 07:30 GMT Reopening of the Mendelssohn House: History Meets 21st Century

On 3 February 2014, the 205th anniversary of the birth of Felix Mendelssohn, the extended Mendelssohn House Leipzig was reopened in...


19 Dec, 2013, 17:47 GMT Mendelssohn, Strauss, Bach: Leipzig Music Highlights 2014

On 3 February 2014, the 205th anniversary of the birth of Felix Mendelssohn, the extended Mendelssohn House Leipzig will reopen with a new floor. It...


11 Dec, 2013, 17:33 GMT Leipzig to Commemorate 25th Anniversary of the Peaceful Revolution in 2014

The year 2014 will see the 25th anniversary of the Peaceful Revolution. The highlight of the celebrations in Leipzig will be a Festival of Lights on...


27 Dec, 2012, 12:00 GMT Leipzig Highlights 2013

Two major anniversaries will soon be drawing visitors from both home and abroad to Leipzig 2013: the birth of Richard Wagner 200 years ago (on 22 May ...


12 Oct, 2012, 12:00 BST Bachfest Leipzig 2013 to Highlight "Vita Christi" With International Stars

Pre-sale starts on October 15, 2012 Next year's Bachfest Leipzig will be held from 14-23 June 2013 under the motto "Vita Christi". Pre-sale for...