The Philharmonic Choirs

Founded by Kurt Masur in 1967, the Philharmonic Choirs have been a inherent part of the social life of the City of Dresden for over 50 years and cultivate a close cooperation with the Dresden Philharmonic.

Choir Director

Since the 2012 | 2013 season, Prof. Gunter Berger has been choir director. This is the first time in their history that the Philharmonic Choirs have been under the direction of a joint choir director.

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Dresden Philharmonic Choir

The choir regularly gives concerts with the Dresden Philharmonic, cooperates with other ensembles and orchestras and gives guest performances with a cappella programmes inside and outside of Dresden.

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Dresden Philharmonic Children’s Choir

The Dresden Philharmonic Children's Choir is one of the leading children's choirs in Germany and plays an important role both in Dresden's musical life and as an ambassador of Dresden's musical culture at home and abroad.

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Choir Office

Our Choir Office is happy to answer your questions.

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Musical Education

The Philharmonic Children's Choir is always looking forward to welcoming young talent! Children between the ages of 5 and 10 who enjoy singing are very welcome in our early education groups and preparation classes!


Several CDs testify to the efficiency and stylistic diversity of the Philharmonic Choirs.

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