"Already in the overture, the orchestra under the direction of Marc Niemann spreads a bewitchingly seductive fire of powerful dramatic emotional worlds"

Dr. Andreas Gerth on operapoint about the premiere of "Carmen"

"I have rarely heard the piece being played so softly and atmospherically lately"

Matthias Kähler on Kulturradio desrbb about the premiere "Hänsel und Gretel"


Fimmusikkonzert "Philharmonie goes movie II" - 19:30 – 22:00 Uhr
Fimmusikkonzert "Philharmonie goes movie II" - 19:30 – 21:30 Uhr
Strawinsky "Feuervogel", Schostakowitsch "Bolzen" - 19:30 – 21:30 Uhr
5. Sinfoniekonzert "side by side" - 20:00 – 22:00 Uhr


André Previn "a streetcar named desire"

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.

"side by side" - a special concert

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.