100 years of Mozartfest - 100 years of closeness through music!
Dear friends of the Mozartfest!
»Without Mozart and his music, our self-understanding, our understanding of the world and the possibilities of finding an expression for it would be missing something irreplaceable.« When the anniversary season of the Mozartfest began on May 28, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier found the right words for the significance of the moment. Now an extremely happy festival season lies behind us, in which the irreplaceable was not missing. In which much more was possible than it seemed for a long time. The work, the hopes, the perseverance have paid off: it was possible to play! We were finally able to share the unique moment when music was heard live with an audience again.
»100 years of closeness through music« was the motto of the anniversary season: we are overjoyed that it could actually be redeemed. Read more under Latest News
Concerts & Tickets
Classical concerts featuring symphonic, vocal or chamber music are spotlighted in around 70 events a year. Diversity is not a mere buzzword here, but an experientially embraced program.
The Würzburg Residenz, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site, churches, monasteries, wineries, palace gardens or industrial monuments are the stages for a multi-faceted cornucopia of events in which the focus is on shared appreciation and exploring aural sublimities.
100 years Mozartfest
The 100 years of the Mozartfest will be celebrated in a multi-facetted programme, including all the Fests milestones, but also reflecting present...Download Brochure 2021
Resistance, Resurgence, Renewal
In the Beethoven year 2020, we think about »Resistance, Resurgence, Renewal« and intertwine both Mozart and Beethoven.Download Brochure 2020
Mozart, a romanticist?
In 2019, we illuminated the controversial question of whether classicism and romanticism can be comprehended as a single unit or not.Download Brochure 2019
Enlightenment. Clarification. Transfiguration.
Enlightenment is the wellspring that we are aiming to tap this time: the concept of light and a new level of ratiocinative maturity.Download Brochure 2018
As a child prodigy and musical genius, Mozart only turned 36 years old, having already created an oeuvre of magnificently masterful maturity.Download Brochure 2017
The 2016 programme is a quest for cultural diversity and artistic integrity. It tracks the musical essentiality of Europe in Mozarts own era.Download Brochure 2016
What does classics mean?
During his lifetime Mozart was an unconventional and lateral thinker, far from classic. Who made him a classic and why?Download Brochure 2015
Mozart – trazoM
Music in a mirror is a journey approaching Mozarts influence on music throughout history and on various music genres.Download Brochure 2014