Balthasar Neumann Foundation

The Balthasar Neumann Foundation has been supporting the Balthasar Neumann ensembles in the realization of various projects since it was founded in 2001. By raising and distributing financial resources, the foundation enables outstanding artistic projects and further secures the work of the Balthasar Neumann ensembles. In this way, it makes an important contribution to the continued existence of the Balthasar Neumann Choir and Ensemble, both in times of crisis and in the long term. V. In addition, the Balthasar Neumann Foundation is committed to making concerts of a high artistic level accessible to society as a whole and especially to young people.

You can also get involved with the foundation: whether it’s a donation, endowment or will - we’ll be happy to advise you on how you can make a contribution. Talk to us, we look forward to your interest!

If you have any questions about the foundation
please contact Christina Schonk

+49 40 360 361 813

Balthasar Neumann Foundation
Susannenstrasse 26
D-20357 Hamburg

Foundation account
Balthasar Neumann Foundation
Hamburger Sparkasse (Haspa)
IBAN: DE49 2005 0550 1501 5516 81

Purpose of the foundation
The Balthasar Neumann Foundation pursues exclusively and directly charitable purposes within the meaning of Section 52 I of the Tax Code. The purpose of the foundation is to promote art and culture and to raise funds for the realization of this tax-privileged purpose by other tax-privileged corporations and corporations under public law.

In particular, this purpose is achieved through
a) the promotion of international cultural projects and the orchestral and choral music of the Balthasar Neumann Choir and Ensemble e.V. in particular,
b) supporting opera productions, orchestral and choir projects as well as by supporting concerts and performances at a high artistic level that are accessible to everyone,
c) the procurement and distribution of funds to promote measures aimed at ensuring that young people of different cultures have access to and can practice classical music,
d) the promotion of projects that are to be realized by the Balthasar Neumann Choir and Ensemble e.V. or other tax-privileged or public organizations in the field of classical choral and orchestral music.

The Balthasar-Neumann Foundation is a legal foundation under civil law based in the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg.

Balthasar Neumann Foundation
Susannenstraße 26
D–20357 Hamburg

Foundation board
Thomas Hengelbrock (Chairman)
Christina Schonk (Deputy Chair)

Board of Trustees
Claus G. Budelmann
Dr. Klaus Engel
Stefan Müller
Dr. Lutz Peters
Dr. Sven Examiner

Supervisory authority
Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
Judicial Authority of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
Justice Administration Office – Foundation Affairs
Turntable 36
D–20354 Hamburg