The jazz pianist, famous conductor and well-known composer André Previn, who was born 1929 in Berlin and died 2019 in New York City, created an opera based on Tennessee Williams' drama "a streetcar named desire". With a wide musical variety the opera shows in a sensitive way personality and character of its protagonists thus describing a moral an social portrait of the late Forties' US society. Marc Niemann is the musical director of this production which has its premiere in Bremerhaven on 14th March 2020.
In cooperation with students of the University of the Arts Bremen the musicians of the Bremerhaven Philharmonic will give a very special concert on the 17th, 18th and 25th of february 2020. Conducted by Marc Niemann the program presents Gustav Holst's sonorous suite "The Planets" followed by Richard Strauss's famous tone poem "Also sprach Zarathustra". For the first time in its history the Bremerhaven Philharmonic will have a performance in the renowned concert hall "Die Glocke" in Bremen.