In addition to the concerts and the intensive encounters during the festival weeks, the members come together for a variety of occasions and events: For concert introductions, artist talks and joint rehearsal visits. The friends can attend musicological lectures and music trips and participate in exclusive events such as the big summer party or the Advent singing.

Advent Music

December 2023


Excursion to Marbach to the Museum of Modern Literature

December 2023

Summer party

In July 2023, friends and supporters of Heidelberger Frühling came together for the summer celebration at the Kulturbrauerei in summery temperatures and in the best mood. This celebration offers the opportunity to let the festival season fade away among like-minded people, with nice conversations and a glass of wine.

Circle of Friends Trip

In June 2023, part of the Freundeskreis traveled to Vienna and Eisenstadt to follow the work of some Liedakademie alumni at the master class there with bass-baritone Florian Boesch and pianist and song accompanist Justus Zeyen at the Esterhazy Palace, and to enjoy two concerts together in this wonderful setting. To the travel report of Freundeskreis member Wolfgang G. Nestler