The stylistic spectrum of the Nuremberg Symphony ranges from Bach to Hollywood. With quality, wit and charm they beguile more than 120,000 concert-goers each year with a classical feast for the ears – making them one of the largest concert orchestras in the Nuremberg Metropolitan Region.
The 91 musicians who make up the Nuremberg Philharmonic State Orchestra perform in the orchestra pit, often unseen by the audience, for operas, operetta and musical performances. Each musical season has a repertoire of approx twenty different musical works. The orchestra also performs approx eight concerts in the Meistersingerhalle and in the Opera House.
With more than 650 events per season – including operas, balletts, plays and concerts as well as national and international guest performances – and more than 550 employees from more than 30 countries, the Nuremberg State Theater is one of the largest three-fold stages in Germany.
Enjoy classic concerts in Nuremberg! 10 master concerts presenting international high class orchestras like the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, national philharmonic orchestra of Russia, Swedish Radio Symphony, Czech philharmonic orchestra and the BR symphonie orchestra. Great conductors like Mariss Jansons, Daniel Harding and international stars like Sol Gabetta, Hélène Grimaud und Pinchas Zukerman lead the orchestras. Furthermore guests can look forward to special concerts during the Advent Season.