Special events

Besides the concert series, the Dresden Philharmonic plays extraordinary concerts. Those special events include Christmas- and New-Year-concerts, cooperations with other cultural institutions from Dresden and events of the Förderverein der Dresden Philharmonic.


Special events of the Dresden Philharmonic

Special programmes like the Children's choir's concert at Christmas Eve, the gala concert at Boxing Day, New-Year's-Eve- and New-Year's-concerts are highlights of the coming concert season.

Concerts with the Dresdner Kreuzchor

The Dresden Philharmonic shares a long tradition of concerts with the Dresdner Kreuzchor. A German Requiem of Johannes Brahms as well as the Christmas Oratorio and the St Matthew Passion of Johann Sebastian Bach sound together with the world famous boy's choir at the Kreuzkirche.



In addition to its own concert series, the Dresden Philharmonic is an important part in the diversity of the cultural life in Dresden. It plays concerts at the »Musikfestspiele« and at other occasions, many of the cooperations are based on long lasting collaborations.