CRESCENDO SUMMER INSTITUTE: Annual international Institute for music students with Master classes, orchestra projects, opera workshops, lectures and many other programs.

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CRESCENDO JAZZ is a dynamic network and movement of professional jazz musicians, organizing concerts, master classes and "Real Faithbook" workshops, IN SPIRIT church services, etc.

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MUSIC ROAD RWANDA  is a joint venture project of the couple Marie Elisabeth Hecker and Martin Helmchen (Berlin) and Crescendo. Activities: Support of local music schools and of individual musicians, program for orphans, choir projects, etc.


THE JOURNEY: Interactive installations with art and music - mostly in old monasteries, organized by Crescendo Salzburg.

CREATIVE CHURCH: Interdenominational church services with professional artists from different areas - in cooperation with churches, initiated by Crescendo. Since 1995, the services have taken place in more than 40 cities.


FRANZ MOHR: Lectures & book publishing. Crescendo cooperates with the famous chief concert technician of Steinway & Sons, New York since 1988.

NIGHT OF FAITH - FESTIVAL FOR ART & CHURCH: An idea from Finland, realized by Crescedo in European cities. Locations: churches, public squares, cultural institutions (theatres, concert halls, galleries, etc.). 2012: Tallinn, 2013: Basel, 2015: Finland, 2017: Basel...

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CRESCENDO FORUM: Meetings with musicians and other artists in a casual atmosphere - with a short lecture and sharing time about a relevant topic. Not exclusively for "members"!

ARTS +: Platform of Christian Art ministries, co-initiated and co-led by Crescendo. Activities: Church & Art Month, Award PRIX PLUS, Seminar Days, Art Events, etc.

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CONCERTS: Crescendo is not a concert agency, but we are nevertheless giving many concerts - e.g. in the context of our local ministries or within our festivals. Favorite forms: House concerts, church concerts, charity concerts, text & music events... And we help you to find musicians for your own event! 


LOCAL GROUPS: Crescendo is founding and supporting groups and fellowships in music academies, opera houses, orchestras, etc. There are also city wide groups, coming together for sharing times, discussions, Bible studies, prayer...Interested? Contact us!


Crescendo is organizing and supporting international, regional and local conferences and meetings, seminar days, family retreats, music camps, etc. Would you like to organize a meeting? We would like to help with resources, speakers and "know how".