A journey through Saxony's music history is an encounter with great names and a rich musical heritage.
Between Plauen in the Southwest and Görlitz in the East, there exist sixteen theatres, ten of which being more than 100 years old. There have been choirs like the Dresden Kreuzchor and the Leipzig Thomanerchor and ensembles like the Gewandhaus Orchestra and the Saxon State Orchestra for more than 400 years.There is an almost uncountable number of choirs, amateur ensembles as well as choir and music associations.
The Gewandhaus Orchestra is one of the oldest civic orchestras in the world.
Professional and diligent: the 200 girls and boys of the MDR children's choir.
Without a doubt, the MDR RADIO CHOIR is one of the European top-class choirs.
The MDR SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA is the radio orchestra of Central Germany and one of the oldest in the world.
Central Saxon Philharmonic OrchestrWith the foundation of the Central Saxon Theatre in the season 1993/1994, the Central Saxon Philharmonic Orchestra was born a
New Lusatian Philharmonic Orchestra: small orchestra - great music entertainment!