Carmina Burana @BerlinPhil
June 22 – 26, 2022 | Berlin, Germany
The Grand Finale …
A special highlight is scheduled on June 26, the last day of the CHORALSPACE Summer Festival 2022:
A joint performance of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana in the Philharmonie Berlin. Choirs, vocal ensembles, and individual singers will be preparing for this major performance during a four-day residency in Berlin under the direction of Sergi Gili Solé.
Innovative Choral Collaborations
in Berlin’s Top Venues
The four days of preparation leading to the grand finale are an excellent opportunity for the participants to get to know each other, to explore Berlin’s irresistible charm and be forever changed by the extraordinarily high and heavenly notes and emotions that Carmina Burana evokes in its performers. It is this synergistic combination of elements that is bound to reward participants with one of the most deeply satisfying experiences of a lifetime.
Carmina Burana is one of the best-known choral extravaganzas and probably the most frequently performed choral work of the 20th century. Based on a collection of poems and songs from the 11th to 13th century, this secular oratorio sings of the earthy joys of the tavern, nature, love, and lust. The work is divided into three sections preceded by and ending with Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi.
Sergi Gili Solé
Sergi Gili Sole is a conductor with a vast and varied experience in conducting both choirs and orchestras. Mr. Solé graduated from the Escola Superior de Música de Catalunya (ESMUC) and studied choral conducting, orchestral conducting, and accompaniment at the Universität der Künste (UdK) in Berlin with well-known names such as Prof. Lutz Köhler, Prof. Kai-Uwe Jirka, Prof. Harry Lyth, and Prof. Patrick Walliser. Since completing his studies, Mr. Solé has been broadly anchored in the choir scene through a wide variety of engagements and has created a successful tradition on preparing the choirs and singers for the Sing Along projects of the Berlin Radio Choir. Currently, he conducts the Berliner Cappella, the Ensamble Encanto and the Friedenau Konzertchor.
of the event
JUNE 23, 2022
08:00 Registration Office open
10:00 – 13:00 Piano Rehearsal 1 (all participants)
20:00 – 22:00 Welcoming Concert (selected ensembles)
JUNE 24, 2022
10:00 – 12:30 Piano Rehearsal 2 (all participants)
14:00 – 16:30 Tutti Rehearsal (all participants + orchestra)
JUNE 25, 2022
10:00 – 14:00 Dress Rehearsal at the Philharmonie Berlin (all participants + orchestra)
JUNE 26, 2022
15:00 – 15:30 Placement and acoustic check at the Philharmonie Berlin
16:00 – 18:00 Concert at the Philharmonie Berlin
Overview of costs
for performes and friends
The participation fee for the four-day project and the concert is EUR 89.00.
Accompanying persons, family members, friends or colleagues are offered a reduced participation fee of EUR 49.00 per person. This includes access to all rehearsals, to the welcoming concert and a ticket in the best ticket category for the concert in the Philharmonie Berlin.
Your next step
Download the brochure of the event
If you have any questions or comments, please don’t hesitate to contact us.