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New event highlight for Leipzig, the City of Music – Music lives in Leipzig. Big names like Johann Sebastian Bach and Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy shaped the musical history of the city. Music ensembles like the renowned Gewandhaus Orchestra and the St. Thomas Choir, high-calibre festivals like the Bach Festival, the Jazz Days or those geared towards the young, such as the Highfield festival or the TH!NK? Open Air Concerts attract thousands of music fans from all around the world to Leipzig every year. In November 2019, another public event will be added to the calendar: from the 1 to 3 November, the music experience fair dubbed musicpark is to be held for the first time. The public event is aimed at music enthusiasts, hobby musicians, music students and novices who want to try out, buy or experience instruments live. Manufacturers, workshops, instrument makers and distributors offer a wide range of offers for all music lovers. The new experience fair's highlights include sound cabins and presentations from internationally-known artists.