Musiksommer Markranstädt and the further concerts

at St. Laurentius Markranstädt

17 August 2024

4:00 pm
Summer Concert

„Time-wedded summer sounds“

performed by

ensemble tresonare

Works by Claudio Monteverdi, Heinrich Schütz, Jean Langlais, Johann Sebastian Bach and improvisations

Juliane Gilbert – violoncello, organ, flute
Clemens Heidrich – bass-baritone, recitation
Elke Voigt – organ, soprano

Entrance fee: Euro 10,-

14 September 2024

4:00 pm
Autumn Concert

„Golden autumn“

performed by

Duo Euterpe
(flute & harp)

Named after one of the nine Greek muses, Duo Euterpe combines Franziska Leonhardt’s colourful and lively flute playing with Carmen Alcantara’s delicate and rounded harp sound.
With works by Hamilton Harty, Antonín Dvořák, Fanny Mendelssohn and Carl Reinecke, among others, the two musicians want to get the audience in the mood for the golden and cosy season in their autumn concert.

Entrance fee: Euro 10,-

14 October 2024

6:00 pm
Introduction to the Conclusion Concert

with Musicologist Thomas Kauba

in the “Weißbach-Haus”

free admission

19 October 2024

4:00 pm
Conclusion Concert

Joseph Haydn – “The Creation”
Oratorio for soli, choir and orchestra Hob. XXI:2

performed by

Soli: soprano, tenor, bass,
Markranstädt church choir and guests,
Orchestra “Laurentius”,
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

Entrance fee: Euro 18,-

9 November 2024

4:00 pm
Autumn Concert


Closing concert of the 2024 organ season in the Leipzig region

“Farewell and good night”


Prof. Wolfgang Seifen (Kevelaer)
at our Kreutzbach organ

Improvisations on given themes

Event as part of the “Fascination Organ” project

Entrance fee: Euro 15,-

15 December 2024

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

cantatas 1 to 3

Markranstädt church choir and guests,
Orchestra “Laurentius”
Conductor: Frank Lehmann

Entrance fee: Euro 20,-

31 December 2024

6:30 pm
New Year's Eve concert

A cheerful hour at the end of the year

with the

trombone quartet OPUS 4

Entrance fee: Euro 15,-

Past events:

27 April 2024

4:00 pm
Opening Concert

performed by

Saxophone quartet


25 May 2024

4:00 pm
Spring Concert

Concerto for flute and organ

performed by

Aleksandra Savelieva – transverse flute (Kiew/Ukraine)
Frank Zimpel – organ (Leipzig)

(changed flute part)

Works by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Johann Sebastian Bach and others

31 May 2024

7:30 pm

“Sethus Calvisius – world of sound around 1600”

festive concert with the

vocal ensemble amarcord


Opening concert of the SOMMERTÖNE Festival 2024

Foto: © Anne Hornemann

A co-operation with

27 January 2024

7:00 pm
Light- and Lasershow

A colourful spectacle from classical to rock


Alexander Goldstein

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.