Cologne Music scene

Music and culture lovers are attracted to Cologne by the many places firmly established as a important part of the German music scene.

One of the reasons for this is the diverse programme it offers, including great symphonic and chamber works, jazz sessions, and folk and pop events. Enjoy a day or evening full of music - listen to music from all over the world and all periods and stylistic movements.

Musical Dome

The marquee near the Rhine is the domicile for the musicals in Cologne. Actually you can watch "Hairspray". find out more


Since it was opened, the Philharmonic Orchestra auditorium has developed into an internationally famous concert hall. find out more

Lanxess arena

International stars from the rock, pop and opera world are regular guests at the Kölnarena, the largest show and music hall in Germany. find out more


The municipal opera house offers a wide repertoire including classical and romantic opera. find out more


Range of ancient music ensembles, such as Concerto Köln or Musica Antiqua Köln have formed taking the music college as their starting point. find out more


Besides a "Long Night of the museums" there is a music night as well once a year, where you buy a ticket (around 15 Euros) and are free to choose out of a variety of concerts all over the city.

Club music

Clubs, Loctions, Concert halls Clubs and halls in all shapes and sizes, such as the Stadtgarten, E-Werk, Live-Music Hall or the Palladium have made their names in different musical styles and genres. find out more

Music from Cologne

Cologne is famous for its lively music scene, represented by groups such as BAP, die Bläck Föös or de Höhner, in addition to hip-hop and techno of course. find out more

Tags: | Germany | Cologne | Music | Art | Opera | Concert |


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