Munich – the city of music

All visitors who love to listen to classical music can choose from a wide selection of excellent orchestras in Munich. The Münchner Philharmoniker are an internationally renowned orchestra frequently on tour in other countries and cities. The Münchner Philharmoniker were founded in 1893 and have been conducted by famous directors such as Sergiu Celibidache or James Levine. The excellent orchestra has its own stage in the Philharmonie at Gasteig. The orchestra is in great demand, therefore we recommended booking tickets for a live concert well in advance. The Münchner Rundfunk Orchester of the Bayerischer Rundfunks is another good recommendation for lovers of classical music. The great repertoire of this orchestra ranges from operetta to sacral music. Then there are many other orchestras, for instance the Münchner Kammerorchester, the Münchner Symphoniker and the Jugend Symphonie Orchester. A visit to the Staatsoper is always a very special event. The concert halls of Munich are famous all over the world, for instance the Herkulessaal in the Residenz to mention just one.

Pop concerts in Munich

Just like all big cities, Munich offers not only e-music, but also great pop concerts with international stars. These concerts take place in the Olympiahalle in the Olympiapark. More information about current events can be found under We recommend ticket reservation well in advance. Of course there are also many smaller stages for rock and jazz concerts at different locations. Jazzclub Unterfahrt in Munich offers special concert nights with musicians from all over the world as well as daily live jazz concerts. If visiting Munich, going to one of the many events is always worthwhile. On this occasion you can also visit the old city center and its attractions.