Kühlhaus Berlin © Kai Bienert
Thu 17 September 2020 - 7.30 pm | Kühlhaus Berlin

Tutti i Contrabbassi!

Chamber concert

A diverse programme with seven double basses transversing centuries of music history

Chamber concert € 20 with prior mindfulness exercise


Johann Sebastian Bach Choral – bearbeitet für vier Kontrabässe

Georg Philipp Telemann Konzert für vier Violinen – bearbeitet für vier Kontrabässe

Giovanni Bottesini “Passione amorosa” – bearbeitet für vier Kontrabässe

Astor Piazzolla “Libertango” – bearbeitet für acht Kontrabässe

“Un petit recueil” (Eine kleine Sammlung) für drei Kontrabässe

“Suite and Low” – Nr. 2: “Strauß in the doghouse” für vier Kontrabässe

Georges Bizet “Carmen” – Höhepunkte aus der Oper, bearbeitet für acht Kontrabässe


Hermann F. Stützer - Double Bass

Marvin Wagner - Double Bass

Stefanie Rau - Double Bass

Iris Ahrens - Double Bass

Axel Buschmann - Double Bass

Nhassim Gazale - Double Bass

Georg Schwärsky - Double Bass

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Mindful experience of music

We would like to invite you to dive into inner worlds for a few minutes right before the concert begins.  Appropriate mindfulness exercises help relax the mind and body, sharpen the senses, and feel boundlessness.

Concert tickets for € 20 are normally available in the RSB visitor service; the mindfulness exercise is included in the price.

Here you will find information: Mindfulness exercises before chamber concerts

Ticket information

Thu 17 September 2020 - 7.30 pm Kühlhaus Berlin

  • € 20

Ticket sales

Tickets for the December 2020 concerts are expected to be obtained from mid-November from the RSB visitor service in person, by phone, post, fax or by e-mail:

RSB Visitor Service
Charlottenstrasse 56 (2nd floor)
10117 Berlin
Telephone: 030 202 987 15
Fax: 030 202 987 29
E-mail: tickets@rsb-online. de

Information for the individual price categories can be found here.

Philharmonie Berlin:
The box office of the Philharmonie opens one hour before the concert begins.

Konzerthaus Berlin:
An box office cannot be offered in the foyer of he Konzerthaus Berlin. The box office in the visitor service of he Konzerthaus Berlin is open one hour before the start of the concert for short-term ticket purchases and questions. You can only book double seats online for all events. Single seats are only available via the ticket hotline and the visitor service.

Mouth-Nose Protection

FFP2 masks without a valve will be mandatory throughout the building, including the entrance area and outside of the venue. This also applies during the concert.

General distance and hygiene measures

Please observe the general distance and hygiene measures: Keep a minimum distance of 1.5 metres to other people, cough and sneeze in the crook of your arm, use the disinfectant dispensers and stay at home if symptoms of illness occur.

Around the concert

Concert goers must carry a current identity card or an appropriate official document such as a passport (photographic proof of identification), a FFP2 mask (surgical masks and certificates are not allowed) and one of the following three documents with them:

- Your personalized negative SARS-CoV-2 antigen test result from the day of the event from a test centre certified by the State of Berlin or,
- if you have been fully vaccinated against the Corona virus for at least two weeks, your proof of vaccination, e.g. an entry in your vaccination card.
- If you have been infected with the virus in the last six months and your illness dates back at least 28 days, we will also accept an appropriate medical or official certificate.

It is possible to get tested at the Philharmonie Berlin after booking an appointment. You can book an appointment here: https://covidzentrum.de/en/corona-test-berlin/.

Route directions & parking location

Kühlhaus Berlin
Luckenwalder Straße 3
10963 Berlin

The Kühlhaus Berlin is straightforward to reach by public transport:

Bus M29 to Mendelssohn-Bartholdy-Park + 7 minutes walk, 248 to Möckernstraße + 5 minutes walk

Underground U1, U2, U3 to Gleisdreieck + 3 minutes walk, U1, U3, U7 to Möckernbrücke + 5 minutes walk

S-Bahn (city railway) S1, S2, S25, S26 to Anhalter Bahnhof + 10 minutes walk

Car Parking
Parking spaces are available in the car park at Gleisdreieck: entrance Schöneberger Ufer, Luckenwalder Straße, Köthener Brücke, opening times: daily from 6 am to 10 pm, exit possible at any time – entrance via night access, each hour: 1 Euro, day ticket: 10 Euros

Visitors are advised to travel on public transport, as only a limited number of car parking spaces are available.

Barrier-free accessibility

The Kühlhaus Berlin is fully accessible via a lift to the left of the main entrance.

Concert length

All concerts take place without a break and last about 60 to 90 minutes.


At the moment, there will be no catering on offer in any of the concert halls.


Cloakrooms are not available in any of the concert halls. You can take your jackets and bags up to A4 size with you into the concert halls.


At concerts of chamber music, programmes will be provided free of charge upon admission – as long as stocks last.

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