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

Sunday
26
April 2020
Staatsoper Unter den Linden · Berlin · Deutschland

La piccola Cubana

Mitglieder der Staatskapelle Berlin

Rachel: Victoria Randem
Eusebio: Andrés Moreno García
Don...
Tuesday
28
April 2020
Staatsoper Unter den Linden · Berlin · Deutschland

La piccola Cubana

Mitglieder der Staatskapelle Berlin

Rachel: Victoria Randem
Eusebio: Andrés Moreno García
Don...
Sunday
07
June 2020
Oper · Frankfurt · Deutschland

Der Prinz von Homburg

Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchester

Prinz Friedrich Artur von Homburg: Iurii Samoilov
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Monday
22
June 2020
Reithalle · München · Deutschland

Das Wundertheater

Konzept / Regie / Choreographie: Thea Reifler, Philipp Bergmann
Bühne: Stefan Britze
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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.