The 30th Rheingau Musik Festival will be held from 24 June to 2 September 2017. 155 concerts will be held at 42 venues in the Rheingau and its neighbouring regions. The main venues are Eberbach Monastery, Johannisberg Palace, Vollrads Palace and the Wiesbaden Assembly Rooms. These are supplemented by numerous churches and wineries. This year’s Artist in Residence will be the pianist Igor Levit, who with music from Beethoven to Rzewski will be demonstrating his impressive range. With our focus performer Anna Lucia Richter we portray for the first time a singer. In “Focus on Jazz”, we shall this year be spotlighting the pianist Michael Wollny who is probably today’s hottest German jazz pianist. The programme’s ‘keynote themes of the 30th season of the Rheingau Musik Festival are “Memories of Prades”, “Next Generation”, “Dance!Music” and “Expedition Sound”.