Concerts in Salzburg
Salzburg – the city of music! During the year many fantastic concerts take place in the different churches, the residence or in the Mirabell Palace. The most famous event is of course the Salzburg Festival, which takes place at Easter, Pentecost and during the summer. The advent carol concerts in Salzburg are also famous the world over. The concerts at the Hohensalzburg fortress are a special experience… as you have already seen – in Salzburg you will be spoilt for choice.
With more than 300 concerts per year in one of the most beautiful concert halls, the Salzburger Schlosskonzerte is one of the biggest concert series worldwide. In the marble hall in the Mirabell Palace, where the concerts take place, the young Mozart once played some of his compositions.
Highly skilled musicians and internationally feted soloists perform musical highlights by the most famous maestro in the Hohensalzburg fortress during the Salzburger Festungskonzerte. The gorgeous furniture in the prince’s chamber and the fantastic view over the beautiful city of Salzburg at night complete your very special evening.
Mozart open-air festivals, Christmas, New Year’s Eve and New Year concerts are also take place in Salzburg. At the concerts of the Mozarteum you can see young international talents who also perform at the Carnegie Hall New York, the Wigmore Hall in London, the Athens Concert Hall, the Philharmonie in Cologne and the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam.