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When words are missing and a physical hug is not possible, music in particular can fill a void during these times. Sinfoglesia is good news for people in need of hope.

Sinfoglesia is not only a music project, but also a project close to the heart. It was brought into being by the Cologne composer and producer Christoph Siemons - as a result of a major personal change.

  • After surviving a life-threatening illness and heart operation, Siemons made a personal promise to God: “If I survive, I will write you a mass.” He redeems this vow with Sinfoglesia. At the same time he gives people hope in difficult times,
  • With millions of records sold and his work on the hits of the Big Brother stars, Lafee, Doro, BVB, Krypteria, Adel Tawil and many others, the producer from Cologne is one of the most successful music producers in Germany.
  • The studied guitarist produced numerous No. 1 and top ten hits and achieved gold and platinum awards. You can read more information about the band as well as the initiator Siemons and his moving history here on Facebook.
  • In April 2020, the first single “Victoriam” immediately became a number 1 hit in the download charts and became the anthem of the BurdaForward support campaign CoronaCare. The download proceeds will be donated to the food banks in Germany.
  • The second single "Sanctus Dominus" will be released in November 2020
  • The album “The Promise” has been on the market since December 4, 2020 and entered the German Top40 charts straight away.
  • World premiere on April 22, 2021: The "Earth Song" by Sinfoglesia is the soundtrack for Earth Day 2021
  • Sinfoglesia is a production of the BurdaForward Music / FOCUS Online Group and is distributed by Sony Music Entertainment.
  • Here, expert Gunter Kreutz explains how music works against the corona blues.