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Classical music in Hamburg

Hamburg plays first violin in the music scene.

Renowned orchestras have a long tradition in Hamburg and musical guests from all over the world enrich the programme of the numerous venues all year round. The Elbphilharmonie Hamburg is a must for every lover of classical music and at the same time a new landmark of the city. It impresses visitors not only with its impressive architecture and its unique location by the water, but also with its incomparable sound experience.

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Composers Quarter

The Hamburg Composers' Quarter is an association of various museums that offer exciting and interactive insights into the biographies of world-famous composers.

Composers Quarter

Komponisten-Quartier

Peterstraße 28
20355 Hamburg

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Elbphilharmonie

The Elbphilharmonie Hamburg is truly building of superlatives and has set itself the goal of becoming one of the ten best concert halls in the world. The fact that it has the best chances to get there is not only due to the spectacular architecture, but also to the unique acoustics.

Elbphilharmonie

Elbphilharmonie

Platz der Deutschen Einheit 1
20457 Hamburg

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Hamburgische Staatsoper

Visitors to Hamburg who are looking for high-class opera entertainment will be spoiled with grandiose performances in the time-honoured Hamburg State Opera.

Hamburgische Staatsoper

Hamburgische Staatsoper

Große Theaterstraße 25
20354 Hamburg

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Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg

The Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg offers a wide range of spoken theatre, musical theatre, concerts and scientific presentations. Whether students or trained professionals such as the Hamburg Symphony Orchestra, here you can enjoy unique performances, most of which are even free of charge.

Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg

Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg

Harvestehuder Weg 12
20148 Hamburg

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Laeiszhalle

The magnificent, neo-baroque structure of the Laeiszhalle provides a wonderful ambience for an unforgettable evening of classical music, not to mention the jazz, pop and children's concerts.

Laeiszhalle

Laeiszhalle

Johannes-Brahms-Platz
20355 Hamburg

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Speicher am Kaufhauskanal

Hamburg's oldest warehouse is located in the middle of the Harburg inland port and invites you to challenging and varied cultural events in a special atmosphere.

Speicher am Kaufhauskanal

Speicher am Kaufhauskanal

Blohmstraße 22
21079 Hamburg

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Experience the extraordinary sound of the Hamburg orchestras. Classical concerts in the Hanseatic city

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Bach in Hamburg

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Stunde der Kirchenmusik

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  • Hauptkirche St. Petri
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Wasserlichtkonzerte

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30-Minuten-Orgelmusik

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Theatre, Museums, Galleries & Music Culture & Music in Hamburg

Hamburg's cultural offers could hardly be more diverse: Countless theatres, museums and galleries, as well as the opera and a colourful clubbing scene make Hamburg a pure cultural pleasure.

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Architecture

Exciting contrasts catch the eye of the Hamburg visitor. Post-modern glass and steel facades, bourgeois villas of past centuries, streets with beautiful Art Nouveau buildings, baroque churches, historic residential quarters and finally, outstanding one-offs characterise the face of Hamburg.

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