Bachfest Leipzig



All photos: Bach Archive Leipzig, by Gert Mothes. Photo credits: See Practical information below.
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Country and Region GermanySachsen
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
Festival Contact Information

Bachfest Leipzig
Bach-Archiv Leipzig
P. O. Box 101349
D-04013 Leipzig
Germany
Phone: (49) 3-41-91-373-33
Fax: (49) 3-41-91-373-35
Email: info@bach-leipzig.de, or
bachfest@bach-leipzig.de

Festival Description

Listen and enjoy the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, the great cantor of St Thomas School, in historical settings at the Bach Festival in Leipzig. Leipzig is unique among cities in the world having combined the musical tradition of Bach with its own typical flair for more than 100 years.

Festival Dates June 13 - 22, 2014
Festival Links http://www.bach-leipzig.de/

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Photo slideshow creditss:
  • In order of appearance
    • Bachfest Leipzig 10.6. bis 19.6.2011, Konzertpause in der Nikolaikirche. Photo ©Bach-Archiv Leipzig/Gert Mothes (honorarfrei für die Presseberichterstattungüber das Bachfest Leipzig 2010. Gilt für den einmaligen Abdruck). Weitere Nutzungen nur nach Absprache mit dem Fotografen.
    • 12.06.2011, 20:00, Markt, No 30 Bach on Air, Jocelyn B. Smith & Frinds. Photo ©Bach-Archiv Leipzig/Gert Mothes (honorarfrei für die Presseberichterstattungüber das Bachfest Leipzig 2010. Gilt für den einmaligen Abdruck). Weitere Nutzungen nur nach Absprache mit dem Fotografen.
    • Bachfest Leipzig. Opening Concert at St. Thomas Church. © Bach-Archiv Leipzig/ Gert Mothes
    • BACHmosphäre 2011. Open-Air auf dem Leipziger Markplatz. Photo ©Bach-Archiv Leipzig, Gert Mothes
    • Bachfest Leipzig. Opening Concert at St. Thomas Church. © Bach-Archiv Leipzig/ Gert Mothes
    • Bachmosphere on market square: Bach on Air. © Bach-Archiv Leipzig/ Gert Mothes
    • Zanaida, Photo ©Bach-Archiv Leipzig, Gert Mothes Thomaskirche
    • Biller Thomaner. Photo ©Bach-Archiv Leipzig, Gert Mothes
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Flights:
  • Cheap Flights are available from London Stansted to Leipzig (Altenburg) visit http://www.ryanair.com
  • There will be a connecting bus at Altenburg to take passengers to Leipzig Station in the centre of the city, a few minutes’ walk from the main hotels and Festival venues. Cost of bus fare: c.12 Euros each possibly a little more.

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