International Percussion Festival
8/17 to 8/21/2022
Hanover, Lower Saxony

The Festival

Dear FRIENDS, dear CONCERT-GOERS, dear PEOPLE, let us take you into the fa­sci­na­ting world of rhythm!

 

Per­cus­sion is the in­stru­ment of the 21st cen­tury.
We ce­le­brate this ver­sa­tile and chan­ge­able in­stru­ment tog­e­ther with you!
From quiet and ly­ri­cal to power­ful and en­er­ge­tic, over 5 days we of­fer pure per­cus­sion! In ad­di­tion to count­less con­certs, there will be dis­cus­sions, an edu­ca­tion pro­gramme, par­ties and even an in­stru­ment exhibition.

Dear PERCUSSIONISTS and MUSIC STUDENTS!


Va­rious mas­ter clas­ses and lec­tures with the most im­portant ar­tists of the scene are wai­t­ing for you!
From early mu­sic to ma­rimba cli­nic and beat crea­tion. Pack a tooth­brush and your stick­bag and ex­pe­ri­ence 5 unf­or­gett­able sum­mer days full of per­cus­sion with us in Han­no­ver at the big­gest per­cus­sion fes­ti­val in Ger­many!
No ap­p­li­ca­tion! All le­vels! All you need is am­bi­tion, cu­rio­sity, open ears and a Fes­ti­val Pass PLUS!

The Programme

08/17/22

Con­cert

7:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon Hanover

08/18/22

Mas­ter­class

9:30 am

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Mas­ter­class

11:30 am

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

EXHIBITION

12 pm — 8 pm

Pa­vil­lon, small hall

Mas­ter­class

1:45 pm

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Mas­ter­class

3:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Con­cert

7 pm

Ve­nue tba

Con­cert

7:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon, main hall

Con­cert

10 pm

Ae­gi­dien church, Hanover

19.08.22

Mas­ter­class

9:30 am

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Mas­ter­class

11:15 am

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Ex­hi­bi­tion

12 pm — 8 pm

Pa­vil­lon, small hall

Lec­ture

1:45 pm

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Mas­ter­class

3:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Con­cert

6 pm

Pa­vil­lon, main hall

Con­cert

7:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon, main hall

Con­cert

10 pm

Mar­ket Church, Hanover

20.08.22

Mas­ter­class

9:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Mas­ter­class

11:15 am

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Ex­hi­bi­tion

11:15 am

Pa­vil­lon, small hall

MASTERCLASS

2:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Con­cert

4 pm

Pa­vil­lon, main hall

Dis­cus­sion

6 pm

Pa­vil­lon, foyer

Con­cert

7 pm

Cen­ter for World Mu­sic Hildesheim

Con­cert

8:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon, main hall

Con­cert

10 pm

Pa­vil­lon, main hall

Party

11:30 pm

Pa­vil­lon, Hanover

21.08.22

Con­cert

11 am

Pa­vil­lon, main hall

Dis­cus­sion

11 am

me and all ho­tel, Hanover

MASTERCLASS

1 pm

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Mas­ter­class

2 pm

Pa­vil­lon, theatre hall 1

Service

FESTIVAL CENTER — PAVILION

 

ADDRESS
Pa­vi­lion Cul­tu­ral Cen­ter
Lis­ter Mile 4
30161 Ha­no­ver

 

The Kul­tur­zen­trum Pa­vil­lon is the fes­ti­val centre of the Über­schlag for five days.
All mas­ter­clas­ses and a ma­jo­rity of the con­certs will take place here in­clu­ding the bg­rand ope­ning gala.
The foyer will be tur­ned into the fes­ti­val lounge. Here you will find a gas­tro­no­mic de­lights, com­for­ta­ble sea­ting, an in­for­ma­tion desk, and many other little sur­pri­ses throughout the day.
The small hall will host the in­stru­ment exhibition.

 

HOW TO FIND US
The Pa­vil­lon Cul­tu­ral Centre is lo­ca­ted in the immediate vicinity of Ha­no­ver Cen­tral Sta­tion. The Pa­vil­lon can be reached in many ways. We re­com­mend ar­ri­ving by pu­blic trans­port or by bicy­cle.
Stop main sta­tion: tram li­nes 1,2,3,7,8,10 and 17
Bus li­nes: 121, 128, 134, 500, 700, 900

 

 

MARKET CHURCH HANOVER


ADDRESS

Mar­ket Church
Hans-Li­lje-Platz 2
30159 Ha­no­ver


HOW TO FIND US

The Markt­kir­che is lo­ca­ted in the cen­tere of the old town of Han­no­ver.
Entry is via the main door.


City train:
- Li­nes 3,7 or 9 to Markt­halle / Land­tag
Bus:
- Line 120 to City Hall / Friedrichswall

From the main sta­tion you can re­ach the Markt­kir­che on foot in 5 — 10 minutes.


ACCESSIBILITY
On the left, nort­hern side of the church there is a bar­rier-free ent­rance with an electric door which opens at wheel­chair height both from the out­side and the in­side. A bar­rier-free toi­let can be found next to the car­park on Hanns-Lilje-Platz.

 


AEGIDIEN CHURCH

 

ADDRESS

Ae­gi­di­en­kir­che
Breite Street
30159 Ha­no­ver

 

HOW TO FIND US

The Ae­gi­di­en­kir­che is lo­ca­ted in the centre of Ha­no­ver.
The church ru­ins can be en­t­e­red via the main ent­rance as well as via side ent­ran­ces.
Sub­way / light rail:
- Li­nes 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, or 11 to Ae­gi­dien­tor­platz
- Li­nes 3,7, or 9 to Markt­halle / Landtag

Bus:
- Line 120, 200 or 800 to Rat­haus / Friedrichswall


From the train sta­tion you can re­ach the Ae­gi­di­en­kir­che on foot in 5 — 10 minutes.


ACCESSIBILITY
All ent­ran­ces are ac­cess-free.
The lo­ca­tion does not have its own toi­let facilities.

 

 

CENTRE FOR WORLD MUSIC HILDESHEIM

 

ADDRESS
Ti­mo­theus Square 1
31141 Hil­des­heim


The Centre for World Mu­sic is lo­ca­ted on the cam­pus of the Uni­ver­sity of Hildesheim.

 

ARRIVAL BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT


Bus:
- Bus line 1 or 4 stop Schill­straße, from Hil­des­heim amin sta­tion ap­prox. 20 mi­nu­tes journey.

The Über­schlag-Fes­ti­val of­fers dif­fe­rent ti­cket ca­te­go­ries. An over­view can be found in our TICKETSHOP.

 

Dis­counts
Pu­pils, stu­dents, re­ci­pi­ents of ALG II and people with grade of disa­bi­lity from 50 re­ceive a re­du­ced ti­cket price for day and one-way ti­ckets. Proof of eli­gi­bi­lity must be pre­sen­ted at the entrance.

Ad­vance boo­king
Ti­ckets can only be purcha­sed on­line on our web­site or at eventbrite.de. If you are not able to buy ti­ckets on­line or if you have other pro­blems buy­ing ti­ckets, please con­tact us at: ticket@ueberschlagfestival.de.

Box of­fice
Day ti­ckets and one-way ti­ckets can also be purcha­sed at the box office.

The mas­ter­clas­ses will all take place in Thea­ter 1 of the Fes­ti­val Cen­ter — Pa­vi­lion. Du­ring the mas­ter­clas­ses the Fes­ti­val Lounge in the foyer will be open where you can get so­me­thing to eat or drink and to talk to other par­ti­ci­pants or artists.

At­ten­dance at the mas­ter­clas­ses is pos­si­ble ex­clu­si­vely with the Fes­ti­val Pass PLUS.

Most of the fes­ti­val ve­nues are ac­cess-free. Spe­ci­fic con­di­ti­ons are lis­ted in the de­scrip­ti­ons of the re­spec­tive ve­nues (Ser­vice -> Venues/Arrival).
If you need spe­cial help vi­si­t­ing the events please con­tact us at info@ueberschlagfestival.de with the sub­ject “ac­cess-free”. We will try to make your vi­sit to the fes­ti­val as smooth as possible. 

At pre­sent it is as­su­med that the fes­ti­val will be able to take place re­gard­less of the Co­rona pan­de­mic. but we can only spe­cu­late about con­crete in­fec­tion con­trol mea­su­res or ac­cess restric­tions (2G, 3G, 2G+). We will try to keep this in­for­ma­tion as up to date as possible.

For vi­si­tors who need ac­com­mo­da­tion for the vi­sit of our fes­ti­val, we re­com­mend a room in our part­ner ho­tel me and all. There is a li­mi­ted con­tin­gent for the price of 80 € sin­gle or 100 € dou­ble room incl. bre­ak­fast. Af­ter boo­king the ti­cket, in­te­res­ted par­ti­ci­pants will re­ceive a dis­count code for the ho­tel boo­king on request.

For press ma­te­rial or press in­qui­ries please con­tact us at the fol­lowing email ad­dress:
press@ueberschlagfestival.de

Team & contact

For ge­ne­ral ques­ti­ons or sug­ges­ti­ons about the fes­ti­val, please send us an email: info@ueberschlagfestival.de

Phil­ipp Kohnke

Ar­tis­tic Di­rec­tor, 1. chair­man of the sup­por­ting association

Jan­nik Fröh­lich
Ge­ne­ral Ma­nage­ment, 2. chair­man of the sup­por­ting association

Bobo Wein­zierl

Press and pu­blic re­la­ti­ons, sponsoring

Tom Pos­tel

Tech­ni­cal pro­duc­tion management

Kyra Gö­de­cke

Pro­ject as­si­s­tance, con­cert production

Saskia Röpe

Pro­ject as­si­s­tancem con­cert production

Mo­ritz Wapp­ler Con­cert production


Se­bas­tian Schnitzler 

Pro­ject as­si­s­tance, Tre­a­su­rer of the sup­por­ting association


Phil­ipp Baier 

Gra­phics and design

Über­schlag is an in­itia­tive of com­mit­ted mu­si­ci­ans from Ha­no­ver who tog­e­ther are put­ting the vi­sion of an in­ter­na­tio­nal per­cus­sion fes­ti­val into prac­tice. The ar­tis­tic di­rec­tor Phil­ipp Kohnke was de­cisive in in­itia­ting this.

COOPERATION PARTNERS

wo­men* in mu­sic hannover


Rumms­feld Per­cus­sion En­sem­ble of the State Opera Hanover

Cen­ter for World Mu­sic Hil­des­heim Event part­ner for the con­cert in Hildesheim

The mu­sic schools from Braun­schweig and Peine coope­ra­tion part­ners for the “Lo­cals” project

Ham­burg Percussion

Funders & Sponsors

We say thank you!

to the fund­ers, spon­sors and part­ners of ÜBERSCHLAG, wi­thout whose com­mit­ment it would not be pos­si­ble for us to put on such a uni­que event.

funded by

sponsors and partners