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Vereinigung der Freunde des Bach-Archivs Leipzig e.V.
c/o Bach-Archiv Leipzig
Postfach 101349
D-04013 Leipzig
Phone: +49-(0)341-96278920
E-Mail: freunde(at)

Opening time of the office
Haus der Kirche
Burgstr. 1-5, 2nd floor, Room 217
D-04109 Leipzig
Tuesday & Thursday 10am-3pm

How to join

Your contribution helps support such activities as:

  • Conservation and restoration of valuable archive items, purchases of antique prints, music manuscripts, documents and drawings
  • Research projects and publications
  • Educational work at the Bach Museum
  • Concerts in the historic Summer Hall

As a member, you have the following advantages:

  • An exclusive right to the early purchase of tickets for the annual Bach Festival from November 6
  • An invitation to the annual Members’ Concert during the Bach Festival
  • Free admission to the Bach Museum, tickets in the museum

a free subscription to Bach-Magazin (in German only, 2 issues/year)

How do I join?

The following types of membership are available:

       Junior Member (EUR20/year up to the age of 25, proof of age must be provided)

       Basic Member (EUR50/year)

       Married Couple/Partners (from EUR150/year)

       Regular Member (from EUR150/year)

       Patron (from EUR500/year)

The Friends of the Leipzig Bach Archive is a registered Association and is entitled to issue receipts for donations.

Our mission is to preserve Bach’s legacy for the future. Help us!

Membership agreement

Yes, from this year I wish to become a member of the Friends of the Leipzig Bach Archive.

Funded projects

International Bach-Competition
Bust of Bach, made with the original plaster cast by sculptor Hermann Knaur (1843)
Ernst Ludwig Gerber, “Historical and Biographical Encyclopaedia for Composers”
Scheffler, Joachim Ernst: View of Leipzig from the South-east and Six views of Buildings



Links to Leipzig Bach Archive


Contact details

Friends of the Bach Archive
Office in “Haus der Kirche”
Burgstraße 1-5
D-04109 Leipzig

Tel.: +49-(0)341-96278920
Mail: freunde(at)

Opening times of our office in “Haus der Kirche”
Tuesday, 10am-3pm
Thursday, 10am-3pm

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