Musiksommer Markranstädt 2022

at St. Laurentius Markranstädt

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

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

Organ improvisations on given themes

Event of the “Fascination Organ” project

18th June 2022

4:00 pm
Spring concert 2

Musical reading

“Rock’n’Roll 4 Evermore”

performed by

Mark Daniel (author) and
Gunter Schwarz (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 Gunter Schwarz accompanies him on the guitar.

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

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

10th September 2022

4:00 pm
Autumn concert

Organ & Clarinet

performed by

Alexander May (clarinet)
Frank Lehmann (organ)

1st October 2022

4:00 pm
Conclusion concert

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Requiem D-Minor KV 626

performed by

Heike Richter (Soprano), Inga Jäger (Alto)
Kim Schrader (Tenor), Anton Haupt (Bass)

Markranstädt Church Choir
Orchestra ‘Laurentius’
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

5th November 2022

6:00 pm
Special concert



the rock band from Leipzig

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

11th December 2022

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

Cantatas 1-3

performed by

Astrid Werner (Soprano), Inga Jäger (Alto)
Kim Schrader (Tenor), Anton Haupt (Bass)
Church choir Markranstädt, Orchestra ‘Laurentius’

Conductor: Frank Lehmann

31st December 2022

7:00 pm
New Year's Eve Concert

New Year’s Eve Organ Concert

„A little organ firework“

performed by

Joachim Thoms (Berlin)

The originally planned concert with the trombonists of OPUS 4 must unfortunately be cancelled and postponed.

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 “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
    online: (Prices plus charges)

Free admission for Children up to the age of 14.

further informations

There is currently again a free choice of seats at our events. For selected concerts, early ticket purchase and seating is recommended.

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.