Elisabeth Weinzierl and Edmund Wächter - flutists from munich - have been oranizing the flute summer classes in the Carinthian Music Academy since many years. To start the course, they will perform a lecturer's concert - free entrance!
The "1. European Sculptors’ Symposion in Krastal/Carinthia” was taken place in 1967. It was organized by Karl Prantl together with Felix Orsini Rosenberg architect and Christa Hauer painter-gallerist. Otto Eder who knew the stone quarry in Krastal had an important roll to engage for the project Viktor Brojatsch the head of Lauster marble quarry. The next year (1968) the symposion is organized in Europapark, Klagenfurt and followed by a symposion in 1969, which take place both in Krastal and Europapark, and since then, every year a symposion was held in Krastal marble quarry without interruption, which so far no other symposion succeeded. From 1969, Otto Eder has continued the organization together with Hans Muhr and Günther Kraus. He made efforts for the lasting establishment of the symposion, initiated the foundation of an association and later on the construction of the “bildhauerhaus”.
The sculptors’ symposion in Krastal since its foundation had the objective to give emphasis to a better establishment of stone sculpture in the contemporary art scene as well as provide new tasks for sculpture in the urban landscape and [kunstwerk] krastal is a continuously renewing interdisciplinary forum for artists, architects, theoreticians, scholars.
With the opening concert “Night of Percussion” the Austrian Percussion Camp starts, where great musicians and lecturers will be guests in the CMA Ossiach to teach Snare Drum, Mallets, Cajon, Frame Drum, Handpan, Drumset, Bodypercussion, Drumline, Songwriting and Choir. At the opening concerts the lecturers will introduce you into the world of percussion.
With the concert “Ilö grande finale” the Austrian Percussion Camp ends, where great musicians and lecturers will be guests in the CMA Ossiach to teach Snare Drum, Mallets, Cajon, Frame Drum, Handpan, Drumset, Bodypercussion, Drumline, Songwriting and Choir. At the closing concerts the participants will show what they have learned in a week full of percussion.
10 years of BlechReiz BrassQuintett - time to celebrate!
The five musicians of BlechReiz will be on stage for four concerts as a quintet - together with the KELAG Big Band and with friends and colleagues.
For the first concert, the quintet will perform solo and present their new programme. Be prepared for an evening full of charming compositions, show elements and the bizarre, well-known humour of BlechReiz.
The band BlechReizPop is famous for the song "I kenn di von mein Handy". This evening, BlechReizPop meets the kelag BIGband. The sound of a versatile Carinthian jazz orchestra meets the creative and virtuoso musicians of BlechReizPop who will be on stage as soloists of the kelag BIGband
Of course, the most famous songs of BlechReizPop will not be missed: "I kenn di von mein Handy", "E-Bike Fohrer" or "Muttis".
Since the first brass season in 2009, the Brass Band Carinthia is a fixed part of the Brass Season in the CMA.
The Brass Band consists mainly of brass and drum teachers of the "Musikschulen des Landes Kärnten" as well as music students. The band was founded in 2007 during a brass music training by the former group leader and member of the Austrian brass quintet HoViHoLoHoff, Robert Hofer. In 2008, the band framed the opening concert of the austrian brass music competition in Feldkirchen.
In 2020, the Brass Band Carinthia will play for the first time under musical direction of Stefan Hofer, member of HoViHoLoHoff and director of the "Musikschule Nockberge".
The BlechReiz BrassQuintett presents music that has been created during the past ten years. Music that has been created by friendships and otherwhise has built friendships, pinoeers and the opportunity to realize brillant musical experiments on stage - together.
Attention, children! Who says that Saint Nicholas always arrives with his sleigh? At the children's advent in Ossiach Saint Nicholas brings his presents by boat! So put on your warmest coat and greet Saint Nicholas with a loud "Ahooooooooy!".
16.30 Uhr Arrival of Saint Nicholas at the shipping pier in Ossiach Music programme and dances at the courtyard of the "Sitft Ossiach"
Presenting exciting concert programmes in a contemporary way, taking the audience along on an artistic discovery journey and communicate music as cosmopolitan, uncompromosing and poetic: these are the guidelines of the seven musicians of the Berg ensemble in Vienna. They are organizing the chamber music festival BERGfrühling which will take place in 2021 for the third time in Ossiach.
Thursday, May 13th 2021 | 17:00 Opening concert
Friday, May 14th 2021 | 11:00 Matinee "Beethoven"
Friday, May 14th 2021| 18:00 Friday Night - night and dreams
After the great successes of 2016 and 2018, the kultur-forum-amthof is again hosting this unique festival in the south of Austria in 2020. Numerous tango argentino workshops, 4 milongas, some with live music and a concert in Ossiach Abbey with the Orquesta Silbando from France are on the program. The Tango cruise on the Ossiacher See, where you can dance on the upper deck and enjoy the scenery, takes place again. Of course, the show dances of our Tango Argentino teachers should not be missed. The workshops will again be supervised by Amanda & Adrian Costa from France and Andrea Veronica Bestvater & Martin Hernan La Bruna from Argentina.
Tango Concert - Orquesta Tipica Silbando
Fr. 19. Juni 2020 | 21:00
The young orchestra from Paris undoubtedly belongs to the first league of contemporary Tango orchestras. The pieces of music they play are highly energetic, imaginative modern reinterpretations of the tango genre at a very high musical level. You will witness what is musically possible in the area between the Tango in the style of Pugliese and Piazzolla, classical music and musical.
As a highlight of the concert, the couples who teach at our festival will perform show dances.
After the concert, the Alban Berg Hall of the Ossiach Abbey hosts a Milonga tradicional with DJ Miguel from Klagenfurt.