Brahms Year in Hamburg - 1997:

Johannes Brahms Museum, Peterstrasse 39, 20355 Hamburg

Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe: Johannes Brahms & His Times, Steintorplatz 1, 20099 Hamburg

Hamburg City Tour: "From the Musikhalle to Michel"

Brahms Program Book. A comprehensive program book on concerts and events scheduled in Hamburg for the Brahms-Year 1997.

Brahms Festivals from 1997


March 1997

Ein Deutsches Requiem
Robert Shaw and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

March 19, 1997

Palais des Beaux-Arts, Brussels
Ein deutsches Requiem performed by L'Orchestra symphonique des Jeunes de Bruxelles and the Brussels Choral Society (Marc Collet, Conductor)

May 29-31, 1997

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Brahms Festival,
Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA
Chamber music, symphonies, Lieder, piano solo and duets and lecture/presentations

Chamber Festivals

September 19 - 22, 1996

Concerts at the Brahms-Museum, Mürzzuschlag am Semmering

January 1997

Brahms Chamber Music Concerts
Six concerts of music by Johannes Brahms at Northwestern University

January 14 -
May 4, 1997

A Celebration of Titans:
Franz Schubert and Johannes Brahms
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, at Alice Tully Hall

January 4 -
December 31, 1997

Lieben Sie Brahms?
"Do you love Brahms?" was the motto for a major Music Festival that took place in Hamburg throughout 1997.
Concerts and Lectures coordinated by the Hamburgische Kulturstiftung.

April 3 -
May 31, 1997

Brahms Festival in The Hague

September 17 - 21, 1997

BRAHMS! Die Meisterjahre 1877-1885
Concerts and special events at the Brahms-Museum,
Mürzzuschlag am Semmering

September 13 - 17, 2000

Brahms und die Herzogenbergs
Concerts at the Brahms-Museum, Mürzzuschlag am Semmering


Brahms Conferences


March 23 - April 17, 1997

"Brahms in den Bädern: Baden-Baden - Wiesbaden - Bad Ischl - Karlsruhe", Baden-Baden
Presented by the City of Baden-Baden with Joachim Draheim and Ute Reimann
Draheim and Reimann produced an illustrated catalogue which can be obtained from the Brahmshaus in Baden-Baden.

April 17-20,1997

Brahms the Contemporary: Perspectives on Two Centuries,
Paine Hall, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusettes, USA.

June 12 - 14, 1997

Symposium on Brahms Piano Music
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Contact: John Salmon, Director Tel 910-334-5431

July 10 - 13, 1997

Brahms Conference
University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK
(See Scholars page for selected speakers)

October 22-27, 1997

Internationaler Brahms-Kongress in Gmunden
Under the direction of Otto Biba and Ingid Fuchs
Sponsored by the Österreiche Akademie der Wissenschaften, the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien, the Österreichische Gesellschaft für Musikwissenschaft, and the Brucknerbund Gmunden
(See Scholars page for selected speakers)

November 18-22, 1997

"Schubert and Brahms Festival", Washington, D.C.
Presented by the Library of Congress
(See Scholars page for selected speakers)

November 28-29, 1997

"L'oeuvre instrumentale de Brahms: Forme, langage, style", Paris, France
Presented by the Universite de Paris-Sorbonne, with the Goethe Institute, the Ministere des Affaires Etrangeres d'Allemagne, and the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique.
(See Scholars page for selected speakers)


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