The Society of the »Friends of the Dresden Music Festival e.V.«

About us

The Society of the »Friends of the Dresden Music Festival e.V.« proudly looks upon the extraordinarily diverse and thrilling program: creative concepts and a broad network with other renowned cultural institutions make the Festival become a highlight of Dresden's rich concert season. With your commitment the society wants to support the Music Festival and it's important role for Dresden as open-minded city of music and strengthen the foundation every cultural institution is built on. Join our society as a friend of the Music Festival and help us that especially young people have access to unforgettable musical experiences and to spread the message of the power of musical encounters.

Friends of the Dresden Music Festival

Friends of the Dresden Music Festival

Ways to Support and Benefits

Culture needs many friends! Lern more about the ways to support and the benefits that you enjoy as a member of the Society of »Friends of the Dresden Music Festival e.V«.

Young Friends

The YOUNG FRIENDS are friends of classical music and the exciting festival atmosphere. As part of The society of the »Friends of the Dresden Music Festival e.V.«, high-school graduates, students and young professionals discover the work behind the scenes of one of Germany’s most renowned Festivals for classical music. A membership includes encounters in and around the festival season with other young music lovers as well the opportunity to visit concert highlights and to discuss the experiences in our festival lounge or to meet artists and members of other members of other circles of friends.

Young Friends

Young Friends



President: RA Harald Baumann-Hasske
Vice Presidents: Uwe-Eckart Böttger, Dr. Manuel Hentschel
Treasurer: Dagmar Osterkamp, Barbara Groh (Vice Treasurer)
Secretary: Anne-Kathrin May
Assesors: Sonja Mühlhans, Hans-Peter Weber, Mario Zecher

Honorary Member

Ivor Bolton (Conductor)


Society of the »Friends of the Dresden Music Festival e.V.«
Hauptstraße 21 | 01097 Dresden | Germany

Contact Person

Christiane Heyn
Tel. +49 (0)351 478 56-11

Young Friends
Rebekka Jungnickel
Tel. + 49 (0)351 478 56-26

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Ostsächsische Sparkasse Dresden
IBAN: DE83 85050300 0221 0774 21
BIC: OSDDDE81XXXAG Dresden VR 1405