Hamburg: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle)

Country: Germany (Deutschland)
State: Hamburg
City: Hamburg
Location: Johannes-Brahms-Platz

Concert hall, built 1904-1908 by Martin Haller and Emil Meerwein for the city of Hamburg. Funded by a donation by the shipping company owner Carl Laeisz and his widow Sophie Laiesz. Opened 4 June 1908. The complex contains several halls: Großer Saal (2.025 seats), Kleiner Saal (640 seats), Studio E (150 seats), and the Brahms-Foyer (80 seats). Home to the Hamburger Symphoniker and the Ensemble Resonanz.

Notable world premieres:

  • Arnold Schönberg: Moses und Aron (concert premiere, 12 Mar 1954)

Links: www.elbphilharmonie.de, Wikipedia

[Hamburg: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle)] Front Text: "Hamburg, Musikhalle"
Handwritten Front Text: dated 10 April 1918
Publisher: Verlag Ludwig Carstens, Hamburg 30
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Hamburg to Halle/Saale, 1918

[Hamburg: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle)] Front Text: "Laeiszhalle, Grosser Saal"
Publisher: Strumper & Co., Hamburg; 1908
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
Not sent.

[Hamburg: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle)] Front Text: "Hamburg, Musikhalle"
Publisher: H. v. Seggern & Sohn, Hamburg 6
Type: Real Photo
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Hamburg: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle)] Reverse Text: "Hamburg: die Musikhalle"
Publisher: René Menges, Hamburg; No. 58
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Hamburg: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle)] Front Text: "Hamburg, Musikhalle"
Publisher: Michel + Co., Frankfurt/Main
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Hamburg: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle)] Front Text: "Albert-Schweitzer-Jugendorchester Hamburg", "Schönberg, Beethoven, Mozart"
Publisher: Michel + Co., Frankfurt/Main
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Hamburg: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle)] Front Text: "Laeiszhalle Musikhalle Hamburg", "die orgel der laeiszhalle", "m konzerte"
Reverse Text: promoting an organ concert on 10 Dec 2006
Publisher: Laeiszhalle, Hamburg
Type: promotional card (not designed for postal use)
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Hamburg: Elbphilharmonie] Picture: left: Laeiszhalle (Musikhalle), right: Elbphilharmonie (planning visualization)
Front Text: "Gemeinsam Akzente setzen"
Reverse Text: "Laeiszhalle und Elbphilharmonie setzen künftig gemeinsam starke Akzente für das Musikleben Hamburgs ..."
Publisher: Laeiszhalle - Musikhalle Hamburg
Size: Modern
Not sent.

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