Das Bachwochenorchester begleitet die Finalisten
I’m singing in the rain …
Greifswalder Dom Finalrunde
Stadtführung: die Universität Greifswald wurde 1456 gegründet
Stadtführung vor dem Rathaus
Preisträger 2017
cantateBach! liebt seine Sängerinnen und Sänger
Finale in der Kirche St. Jacobi
Let’s dance … da kommt der Regenschauer gerade recht
einfach aber gemeinschaftlich
gemeinsam Singen aus reiner Freude
Auch Preise teilen macht Spaß
alt aber nicht verstaubt
Sie waren mit dabei … Hauptrunde 2015

Greifswald Bach Week

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The 78th Greifswalder Bachwoche took place from June 3th to 9th 2024. The Festival of Sacred Music in the North has the motto “Bach romantic” and is dedicated to the rediscovery of Bach's music in the Romantic period: as Bach Week's contribution to Greifswald's anniversary celebrations for Caspar David Friedrich's 250th birthday. The highlight is the performance of Bach's St. Matthew Passion in Mendelssohn Bartholdy's version on June 8, 2024. The conclusion will be a festive service on June 9th, 2024 at 10 a.m. in the cathedral with Bishop Tilman Jeremias.

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cantateBach! 2024

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May 31th - June second

After the record number of participants in the 2022 competition, we and the friends of sacred music are looking forward to the singing festival in June 2024! The year 2024 in Greifswald will be marked by the 250th birthday of the city's most famous son, Caspar David Friedrich. In addition to Johann Sebastian Bach, the competition program will also focus on romantic literature. Mendelssohn's Elias and arias from the St. Matthew Passion characterize the program of the main round.


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Foundation Art & Culture

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The I FÖRDERVEREIN I KUNSTUNDKULTUR I HANSESTADT GREIFSWALD I organizes the International Singing Competition. In 2010, at the suggestion of the then Artistic Director of the Greifswald Bach Week, Jochen A. Modeß, the Executive Board decided to add this facet to the cultural life of the Hanseatic city. Get to know us and find out about the association and our activities.

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