SCHLOSS ELMAU Events Calendar

The Schloss Elmau Experience Since more than 100 years concerts & talks with great artists & authors on the pulse of time. Tickets for hotel guests are included in the resort fee.

  • Saturday

    5 Aug


    Photo: Stephan Doleschal

    Matthias Bartolomey cello
    Klemens Bittmann violin & mandola

    Matthias Bartolomey, Violoncello
    Klemens Bittmann, Violine & Mandola

  • Saturday

    12 Aug


    Photo: Lisa Mazzucco

    Pablo Sáinz-Villegas guitar

    Praised as “the soul of the Spanish guitar”, Pablo Sáinz Villegas has become a worldwide sensation and is known as one of the important guitarists of his generation. At Schloss Elmau, he presents a programme of the best-known Spanish works for solo guitar.

  • 21 - 25

    Aug 23

    Photo: Erato warner Classics
    Concerts & Masterclasses

    Masterclass Gautier Capuçon

    Public masterclasses & concerts with Gautier Capuçon and his students

    For four days, cello star Gautier Capuçon will hold public masterclasses and concerts in Schloss Elmau, to which all guests are welcome to attend. He works with the aspiring professional string players and pianists on great chamber music works. For the opening concert, Gautier Capuçon himself will play a concert, considered the benchmark by his numerous students as well as his international audience. The other concerts will be performed by the students with the participation of Capuçon. Samuel Parent will play the piano.

    Daily public master classes in the morning and a concert in the evening, opening concert Mon, 21 August, closing concert Thu, 24 August, day of departure Fri, 25 August

  • Saturday

    2 Sep


    Photo: Ray Tarantino
    Modern Classical

    Ludovico Einaudi piano
    Federico Mecozzi violin
    Redi Hasa cello

    Works from Ludovico Einaudi's album
    “Seven Days Walking”

    Concert tickets only available in conjunction with a room booking. Reservations: +49 (0) 8823 18 170 or

    His unique piano playing fills entire stadiums, yet Ludovico Einaudi still loves the chamber music form: the great melodic Ludovico Einaudi returns to Schloss Elmau for an intimate trio with two of his ancestral Sidemen.

  • 25 - 1

    Sep - Oct 23

    Photo: Gregor Hohenberg, Sony Music
    Lied Festival Christian Gerhaher

    3rd Lied Festival Christian Gerhaher

    After the great success of the first two Lied-festivals in 2019 & 2021, Christian Gerhaher invites to his third Lied-festival. Together with his long-time piano partner Gerold Huber and numerous guests, he will illuminate the fascinating cosmos of the Lied in recitals, introductions and master classes.

  • Saturday

    11 Nov


    Photo: Hoffmann, Bertazzi

    Frank Peter Zimmermann violin
    Martin Helmchen piano

    Brahms: Sonata Op 120 No 1 (orig. for clarinet) et al.

    Frank Peter Zimmermann is one of the leading violinists of our time, praised for his distinctive tone and deep musicality. Together with Martin Helmchen, one of the most important pianists of the younger generation, he has recorded the highly acclaimed CD recordings of all Beethoven violin sonatas in recent years. The two artists present a programme around Brahms' sonata originally composed for clarinet and piano.

  • 14 - 19

    Nov 23

    Photo: Egbert Krupp
    24th European Jazztival

    23rd European Jazztival

    Since 1998 Schloss Elmau has played host to over 2000 jazz concerts from the hottest international artists, establishing it as a key venue on the jazz circuit.

    Opening concert Tue Di, 14th November, 15th-18th November two concerts per evening, final concert Sat, 18th November, day of departure Sun, 19th November

  • 25 - 3

    Nov - Dec 23

    Photo: Sammy Hart
    Verbier Festival @ Schloss Elmau

    14th Verbier Festival @ Schloss Elmau

    Martin T:son Engstroem, founder and director of the famous Verbier Festival in the Swiss Alps, presents outstanding young artists on the cusp of their professional careers in fifteen solo, chamber and orchestral concerts.

    Two concerts daily, opening concert Sat, 25 November in the evening, final concert Sat, 2 December in the evening, day of departure Sun, 3 December

  • Saturday

    9 Dec


    Photo: scholzshootspeople, Ira Weinrauch

    Sabine Meyer clarinet
    Alliage Quintett saxophone quintet