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Festivals & Highlights




Cultural Libretto

since Schloss Elmau first opened its doors in 1916, we have hosted the who’s who of classical and jazz musicians, from Martha Argerich to Frank Peter Zimmermann.
We are celebrating „100 Years of Schloss Elmau“ in an equally diversified year of cultural highlights,celebrating internationally acclaimed musicians and authors of our time.

Embark on a journey through our cultural year here.


Easter Programme

8 – 23 April



Pentecost Programme

3 – 15 June 



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Mostly Schubert

June 24 – July 2

One week of recitals and chamber music featuring the great Romantic composer Franz Schubert.


July 8 – 16

JazzClassica – the coolest international jazz acts intertwined with classical concerts make this week a special occasion for all music lovers.

Literary Critics @ Schloss Elmau

October 16 – 21

Arriving straight from the International Book Fair, acclaimed literary critics discuss the latest international book releases from Frankfurt.


November 16 – 19

For many years, the Jazztival has been presenting rising artists from different individual countries.

9th Verbier Festival @ Schloss Elmau

November 25 –December 3 

The Verbier Festival’s residency in Schloss Elmau has become a tradition at Schloss Elmau, since the „stars of tomorrow“ first arrived here playing for the larger audience. The solo recitals are coupled with orchestra performances of the Verbier Festival Chamber Orchestra under the baton of Gábor Takács-Nagy.