cresc... Biennale for Modern Music Frankfurt Rhein Main

The metropolitan area around Frankfurt and Rhine-Main is not only one of the most significant business capitals in Europe. Wih its variety of superb cultural institutions this region also counts among Europe’s most important cultural centers. To no less degree, this region’s commitment to contemporary music has a rich tradition and enormous vitality.
Now, several highly respected institutions of the region are joining forces in the new biennial festival cresc..., thanks to support from the Kulturfonds Frankfurt RheinMain: cresc... will constitute a pathbreaking new forum for modern music. From pivotal works of the 20th and 21st centuries to world premieres by young composers, the festival presents a broad spectrum of different artistic approaches, positions, and perspectives related to our time.


The metropolitan area around Frankfurt and Rhine-Main is not only one of the most significant business capitals in Europe. Wih its variety of superb cultural institutions this region also counts among Europe’s most important cultural centers. To no less degree, this region’s commitment to contemporary music has a rich tradition and enormous vitality.
Now, several highly respected institutions of the region are joining forces in the new biennial festival cresc..., thanks to support from the Kulturfonds Frankfurt RheinMain: cresc... will constitute a pathbreaking new forum for modern music. From pivotal works of the 20th and 21st centuries to world premieres by young composers, the festival presents a broad spectrum of different artistic approaches, positions, and perspectives related to our time.