Musiksommer Markranstädt 2022

at St. Laurentius Markranstädt

21st May 2022

4:00 pm
Spring concert 1


Opening of the 2022 organ season in the Leipzig region

Prof. Wolfgang Seifen (Kevelaer/Berlin)
improvises on our Kreutzbach organ

(Advance ticket sales are already underway)

Organ improvisations on given themes

Event of the “Fascination Organ” project

Theme requests for the improvisations can be sent by email to until 20 May 2022 6:00 pm.

Entrance fee: Euro 10,-

18th June 2022

4:00 pm
Spring concert 2

Musical reading

“Rock’n’Roll 4 Evermore”

performed by

Mark Daniel (author) and
Tino Standhaft (guitar)

The LVZ cultural journalist Mark Daniel reads from his book “Rock’n’Roll 4 evermore – crazy trips to old heroes” about his suicide missions in old-man rock and Tino Standhaft accompanies him on the guitar.

Entrance fee: Euro 10,-

1st July 2022

7:00 pm
Summer concert

«Pathways to Shalom»

performed by

Semjon Kalinowsky (Lübeck) – viola and
Fredrik Albertsson (Landskrona/Schweden) – organ

Music for viola and organ

Note: Concert deviating on a Friday!

This concert takes place under the patronage of the Swedish Consulate in Leipzig, represented by Honorary Consul Vivian Honert-Boddin.

Entrance fee: Euro 10,-

10th September 2022

4:00 pm
Autumn concert

Organ & Clarinet

performed by

Alexander May (clarinet)
Frank Lehmann (organ)

Entrance fee: Euro 10,-

1st October 2022

4:00 pm
Conclusion concert

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Requiem D-Minor KV 626

performed by

Markranstädt Church Choir
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

Entrance fee: Euro 18,-

5th November 2022

6:00 pm
Special concert



the rock band from Leipzig

Information on ticket sales will follow later

16th November 2022

4:00 pm
Concert at the day of Prayer and Repentance

Music for organ & saxophone

performed by

Lena Ruddies (Eilenburg) – organ
Frank Liebscher (Leipzig) – saxophone

Entrance fee: Euro 10,-

11th December 2022

5:00 pm
Johann Sebastian Bach - Christmas Oratorio BWV 248

Cantatas 1-3

performed by

Soloists, Church choir Markranstädt, Orchestra ‘Laurentius’
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

Entrance fee: Euro 18,-

31st December 2022

7:00 pm
New Year's Eve Concert

with the Trombone quartet


The four trombonists from the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, the Sächsische Bläserphilharmonie and the Staatskapelle Halle will once again present festive and enjoyable sounds to mark the end of the year.

Entrance fee: Euro 15,-

Past events:

7th May 2022

4:00 pm
Opening concert


Anne Röhling and Jürgen Roßberg (bassoon)
Orchestra of “Sinfonischer Musikverein Leipzig e. V.”
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

Gabriel Fauré – Ouverture from “Masques et Bergamasques” Suite for Orchestra op. 112
Johann Baptist Vanhal – Concerto for 2 Bassoons and Orchestra in F major
Juan Crisóstomo de Arriaga – Symphony in D major

Advance sale of tickets

  • at flower shop “Helianthus”: Leipziger Straße 33, 04420 Markranstädt, Phone: +49 34205 87393,
  • at parish office: Schulstraße 9, 04420 Markranstädt, Phone: +49 34205 83244
  • at citizens’ office: Markt 1, 04420 Markranstädt, Phone: +49 34205 61-0
  • at “Markranstädter Dekostübchen”: Hordisstraße 3, 04420 Markranstädt, Phone: +49 34205 78634
  • at “Musikalienhandlung M. Oelsner”: Schillerstraße 5, 04109 Leipzig, Phone: +49 341 9605656
  • at “Ticketgalerie”:  e. g. Hainstraße 1, 04109 Leipzig | free hotline 0800 2181050

Free admission for Children up to the age of 14.

Please note that ticket sales are currently limited and not available at all of the above-mentioned sales outlets. More detailed information will be published in due time.

further informations

There is currently no free choice of seats at our events. For the limited number of seats, tickets are sold on a seat-by-seat basis with registration for contact tracking. Early ticket purchase is therefore recommended for selected concerts. We will publish an overview of the available seats when tickets go on sale.

Additional parking spots can be offered during concerts and other events at the market place next to the church.

Our church is heated during the cold season and the restrooms can be found underneath the steeple. In the “Weißbach-Haus” (parish rooms) we have a restroom which is also suitable for disabled.

Changes of program and/or the performing musicians and artists are not intended, nevertheless still possible. Please inform yourself at this website or through telephone enquiry about unplanned changes.