Hans Werner Henze-Foundation

„I would like my music to have the same impact in future as it has today.”. Hans Werner Henze, spring 2007

This expresses well the foundation's duty to maintain, save and disseminate the oeuvre of Hans Werner Henze. A further important task the composer passed on to his foundation is the encouragement of young musicians, especially young composers. > more

Event-highlights

Saturday
29
April 2017
Theater · Gütersloh · Deutschland

Elegie für junge Liebende

Landestheater Detmold
Regie: Kay Metzger
Bühne und Kostüme: Michael Heinrich
Dirigent: Lutz...
Tuesday
02
May 2017
Theater an der Wien · Wien · Österreich

Elegie für junge Liebende

Theater an der Wien
Georg Mittenhofer Johan Reuter
Hilda Mack ...
Saturday
13
May 2017
Neue Bühne · Bolschoi-Theater · Moskau · Russland

Undine

Bolschoi- Ballett
Bolschoi Theater Symphonie-Orchester
Choreographie: Vyacheslav Samodurov
...
Saturday
13
May 2017
Neue Bühne · Bolschoi-Theater · Moskau · Russland

Undine

Bolschoi- Ballett
Bolschoi Theater Symphonie-Orchester
Choreographie: Vyacheslav Samodurov
...
Sunday
14
May 2017
Neue Bühne · Bolschoi-Theater · Moskau · Russland

Undine

Bolschoi- Ballett
Bolschoi Theater Symphonie-Orchester
Choreographie: Vyacheslav Samodurov
...

Reference databases

Michael Kerstan

Director

Welcome to the Hans Werner Henze-Foundation's website! The Maestro's immense oeuvre with all its facets is now accessible online. Please, enjoy surfing, discovering, and maybe you have got any suggestions, an anecdote, an aphorism or even a missing piece of HWH in your attic. Please, don't hesitate and send a mail - we answer as soon as possible.