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Student Concerts

The Bamberg Symphony’s student concerts, with their relaxed yet informative presentation, have been »cult« events for many years now. Tickets € 10,- (concessions) / € 20,- Full price (available in advance and on the day)



Thursday, 28 January 2021, 8.00 p.m. 
»Club Symphony«

Leaving the concert hall - straight into the atmosphere of the »Live-Club« at Sandstraße. This young concert format is a fusion between classical and electronic music, classical meets club culture! In cooperation with a DJ, musicians of the Bamberg Symphony are creating a unique chamber concert in the immediate surrounding of the audience. You can look forward to a night full of transcending boundaries and concert experiences of a completely different kind.


Friday, 09 April 2021, 8.00 p.m. until midnight

»Jazz Symphony« -
The Latin American quest between jazz and classical music continues! Following the overwhelming success of the first »Jazz Sympony«, the jazzers around Kim Barth and the Quinten String Quartet will again mix Latin jazz and classical music in an exciting programme, combining compositions and arrangements written especially for the ensemble containing a jazz combo and a string quartet with jazz standards and classical compositions from the 20th century.

Kim Barth
  flute and saxophone
Alberto Díaz Castillo 
Christian Hellwich 
double bass
Christoph Huber 
Quinten String Quartet


Thursday, 10 June 2021, 7.00 p.m.
»Slam Symphony« - Student concert with Poetry Slam

Thomas Dausgaard  conductor
Christian Ritter  presentation

Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 6

This season there will be a »Slam Symphony« again: Three top-class German slammers will compete right on stage with their own texts written for this concert and present their thoughts to the music they heard just a moment before. At the end the audience will decide on the winner.Saturday, 24 July 2021: The audience orchestra enters the second roundIn the anniversary season for the 75th birthday of the Bamberg Symphony our next play-along concert will be performed. Together with musicians of the Bamberg Symphony, selected pieces of music are rehearsed and performed, thus offering non-professionals the unique opportunity to perform with musicians from a professional symphony orchestra.

More detailed information will be available here from February 2021.