What is “song”? This is the simple and fundamental question behind the concept of “Neuland.Lied”. The answer is: almost everything! Songs are the most elementary musical expression of man, his joy and grief, fears and hopes. We find them all over the world and at all times: in England of the seventeenth, Italy of the eighteenth, and in Germany of the nineteenth century, in popular and art music, in classical music as well as in jazz and experimental music. A true wonderhorn will be the long weekend “Neuland.Lied”, full of treasures and surprises!