The Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci brings the sounds of EUROPE to the palaces and gardens of Sanssouci: with anthem and fanfare, baroque opera multinational, a music night of the allies in Cecilienhof, a Ball of the People in Sanssouci and much more. Artists from more than 30 countries pursue cross-border migrations of the arts as well as cross-linking of regional music cultures and ultimately celebrate the utopia Europe: as contribution to the European Year of Cultural Heritage 2018 "Sharing Heritage". more ›

Primadonnas & Castratos – Change of cast at short notice

Unfortunately and despite contractual commitment David Hansen has cancelled the concert at the Music Festival Potsdam Sanssouci on 22nd June in favour of an opera production in Zurich. We are delighted to announce that we were able to engage star countertenor and Echo Klassik award winner Valer Sabadus for the program Primadonnas & Castratos with Vivica Genaux and the Academia Montis Regalis conducted by Alessandro De Marchi.
The concert features arias and duets for Farinelli, Carestini, Faustina Bordoni & other vocal virtuosos from operas by Händel, Hasse and Vivaldi. Link to event
Tickets remain valid.


From 19.06.2018 (Premiere) | 20:30 h
André Campra’s Opéra-Ballet »L’Europe galante «shows lovers from four nations, presenting a highly entertaining baroque musical and top baroque dancing in proper style. more ›

Sanssouci Prom Concert: Ode to Joy

15.06.2018 | 20:00 h
Eurovision fanfare and European anthem: festival finale in front of the spectacular setting of the colonnades at the New Palace. more ›

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