Advent concert

Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland

Joint Advent concert with Cambridge University Symphony Chorus

Saturday, 07 December 2019 at 6.00 pm

Announcement for joint concert of Cappella Aquensis and Cambridge University Symphony Chorus in Aachen
Cappella Aquensis and Cambridge University Symphony Chorus will join forces to perform a range of pieces by Bach, Gorecki, Hammerschmidt and others.

This concert will be the “return match” of Cambridge University Symphony Chorus in Aachen. After Cappella Aquensis’ wonderful and very successful visit to Cambridge in April, the singers from Cambridge now have the chance to visit Aachen. The highlight of this tour will once again be a joint a-cappella concert. This is a musical event you should definitely not miss!

We will perform four-part to eight-part sacred motets by Bach, Gorecki, Hammerschmidt and others as well as English Christmas Carols.

Direction: Ulrich Brassel and Richard Wilberforce.

St. Michael/Hagios Dimitrios Aachen
Jesuitenstr. 6, 52062 Aachen

Admission is free, donations are welcome.

Georg Friedrich Händel: Messiah

We will perform Händel’s oratorio “Messiah” on Saturday 08 June at 7:30 pm in a German arrangement by W.A. Mozart, written in 1789.

For this wonderful concert, we will team up with Ars Cantandi, the Sinfonieorchester Aachen and several top soloists. We are looking forward to seeing you there!

Concert tour to Cambridge, UK

Concert tour to Cambridge, UK

24 to 27 April 2019

Announcement for joint concert of Cappella Aquensis and Cambridge University Symphony Chorus
Cappella Aquensis will join Cambridge University Symphony Chorus for an exciting concert
  • Motets of the 17th and 20th centuries
  • Gypsi life by R. Schumann and Gypsi songs by J. Brahms (selection)
  • S. Rachmaninoff All-Night Vigil
  • Joint pieces with Cambridge University Symphony Chorus

Joint a-cappella concert with Cambridge University Symphony Chorus on Friday, 26 April 2019 at 08:00 pm.

This concert marks the first of a two-part exchange which will see CU Symphony Chorus make a visit to Aachen in December for the “return match” with Cappella Aquensis on Saturday 7 December.

Tickets can be booked here.

Great St. Mary’s, The University Church

Senate House Hill, Cambridge CB2 3PQ, UK

Händel Messiah

Georg Friedrich Händel: Messiah

performed in the German arrangement by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Saturday, 08 June 2019 at 7:30 pm

Handel's Messiah sung in German by Cappella Aquensis and Ars Cantandi
Cappella Aquensis and Ars Cantandi will join the Sinfonieorchester Aachen to perform this masterpiece in a German arrangement by W. A. Mozart.

Joint concert with Ars Cantandi and the Sinfonieorchester Aachen

Performing:

  • Netta Or (Soprano)
  • Marion Eckstein (Alto)
  • Markus Schäfer (Tenor)
  • Raimund Nolte (Bass)
  • Cappella Aquensis and Ars Cantandi
  • Sinfonieorchester Aachen
  • Direction: Ulrich Brassel and Hermann Godland

St. Michael/Hagios Dimitrios Aachen
Jesuitenstr. 6, 52062 Aachen

Tickets can be obtained at the AN/AZ Media Store at the Elisenbrunnen, at the Musikhaus Hogrebe, Großkölnstr. 35, and at the door.