16:15 | Open Air
Concert – Folkwang Brass Ensemble
16:15 | Entrada on the Rhine side
17:00 | Open Air New Building
Pure summer vibes: Gershwin's "Summertime" in beautiful weather on the lawn behind the Richard Meier Bau. The Sunday afternoon open air is a new format in the Villa Musica Summer 2021: an open-air concert, heralded by an intrada towards the Rhine. Festive brass players from the Folkwang University of the Arts in Essen will kick things off. Chris Houlding conducts his own arrangements of Gershwin's most beautiful summer hits, Piazzolla and baroque pieces by Bach, Händel & Co.
Folkwang Brass Ensemble | Chris Houlding Conductor
Baroque music by Bach, Händel, Telemann and SanzSongs by Gershwin, tangos by Piazzolla (arrangements by Houlding, Mowat, Powell a.o.)
The concert will take place without seating, please bring a picnic blanket for yourself. Food and drinks can also be brought along.
Please note that our terrain is not barrier-free accessible.
Smoking is absolutely prohibited on the outside area!
Before and during your visit, please observe the current rules of the Corona Control Ordinance of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate.