Kronberg Academy Has Announced Cancellation of 2020 Chamber Music Festival

The Kronberg Academy has announced the cancellation of its 2020 'Chamber Music Connects the World' festival – due to the looming threat of the COVID-19 virus

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The Kronberg Academy, in Kronberg, Germany, has this week announced the cancellation of its 2020 'Chamber Music Connects the World' festival – due to the looming threat of the COVID-19 virus.

The biannual event was scheduled to take place from the 1st to the 11th of May, 2020.

Hosted every 2 years since 2000, outstanding young string musicians are invited to join forces with world-famous artists, including Gidon KremerChristian TetzlaffSteven IsserlisTabea Zimmermann and Jörg Widmann, for 10 days of chamber music making.

The Kronberg Academy has also canceled this year's youth chamber music project: 'Mit-Musik Miteinander' - originally scheduled to take place from the 17th to 19th of April, 2020.