Enjoy Christmas Concerts in Potsdam, A City with a Strong Music Tradition:
Potsdam is a city with a strong tradition of classical music and music has always played an essential part in the activities of Potsdamer churches.
This Christmas, fans of classical music can enjoy a range of concerts at the following Potsdamer churches:
With its large dome visible from all directions in Potsdam, St. Nicholas Church is the most distinctive building in the city. Nikolaikirche is located in Potsdam’s Old Market.
- Christmas Concert Potsdam (Dec. 2)
The Monteverdi Chor Hamburg will perform this Christmas Concert under the baton of Gothart Stier at the Nikolaikirche Potsdam.
- Advent Organ Concert Potsdam (Dec. 9)
The cantor and organist Björn O. Wiede will perform works by Bach in this Advent Organ Concert at the Nikolaikirche Potsdam.
- Potsdam Sanssouci, Jubilee Concert: Friedrich the Great (Dec. 7)
This year-long celebration of the Prussian King Friedrich the Great at the famous Sanssouci Palace features compositions by Friedrich himself and by Antonio Vivaldi. What better venue to enjoy this Jubilee Concert than at the Friedenskirche Potsdam-Sanssouci.
Enjoy works by Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Bach, Strauss, Bizet, and Monti at this festive New Year’s Concert with the Berliner Camerata.
- Bach in Sanssouci: Christmas Oratorio (Dec. 15)
The Exxential Bach Chamber Ensemble will perform Bach’s “Christmas Oratorio”