classical music

Amsterdam's classical music scene covers the entire spectrum, from baroque to cutting-edge contemporary works, with performance spaces including the famous Royal Concertgebouw with its renowned acoustics and the architecturally breathtaking Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, plus plenty of historical churches and some uniquely Amsterdam stages.

Music & concerts

With the sheer number of theatres, clubs, stages and intimate neighbourhood venues, Amsterdam has live music performances to suit every taste. Find ou...
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Music in the Seven Bridges Quarter

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
30/09/2018 - 07/10/2018
The Music in the Seven Bridges Quarter festival brings a collection of romantic chamber music to the beautiful ‘Seven Bridges’ nei...
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Prinsengracht Concert

Prinsengracht
1016 GZ AMSTERDAM
Prinsengracht
17/08/2019
One of the annual highlights in the centre of Amsterdam is the free Prinsengracht Concert, a spectacular classical extravaganza. T...
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Pianoduo Festival Amsterdam

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
10/10/2018 - 14/10/2018
Leading piano duo Lestari Scholtes and Gwylim Janssens look set to return with a new edition of their very own festival in autumn ...
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Hortus Festival

Plantage Middenlaan 2A
1018 DD AMSTERDAM
Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam - De Hortus
24/07/2019 - 10/08/2019
Providing a beautiful way to spend a balmy yet cultured summer evening, the Hortus Festival brings classical music to the botanica...
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Strijkkwartet Biënnale Amsterdam 2020

Piet Heinkade 1
1019 BR AMSTERDAM
Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ
25/01/2020 - 01/02/2020
Celebrate the powerful intimacy of the string quartet at the Strijkkwartet Biënnale Amsterdam will return in 2020 (String Quartet ...
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Robeco SummerNights

Concertgebouwplein 10
1071 LN AMSTERDAM
Het Koninklijk Concertgebouw Amsterdam
29/06/2019 - 01/09/2019
Taking place from July and August 2019, the Robeco SummerNights series is an integral part of Amsterdam's summer cultural calendar...
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Klassiek op het Amstelveld

Amstelveld
1017 JD AMSTERDAM
Amstelveld
14/09/2019
Held on the Amstelveld square in Amsterdam, Klassiek op het Amstelveld is a free outdoor festival that presents a feast of classic...

Hardwell & Metropole Orkest

Arena boulevard 61
1101 DL AMSTERDAM
Ziggo Dome
18/10/2018
At this unique all ages Amsterdam Dance Event show, the Metropole Orkest and world-famous DJ Hardwell will take the audience on a ...