Classical Music in Valencia
Generally it would be safe to say that Valencia has only two spaces for
classical music. However, those auditoriums are way in the top category,
providing a spectacular home for a wide range of big names and a classy,
unforgettable experience for the listeners.
30 Paseo Alameda
96 337 50 20
Box office hours:
10 am - 1.30 pm
5 pm - 9 pm
| Palau de la Musica
- Concert Hall in Valencia
Valencia has a
palace for all kinds of "serious" music - Palau de la
Musica. Most of the programme consists of classical concerts - from
orchestras to solo, from Valencian to international guests, including
some very big names. But sometimes you can also catch flamenco,
jazz or poetry.
The Palau is located in the Turia river bed, between the centre
and the City of Arts and Sciences.
You can see the programme
on their website. Unfortunately it is only in Spanish, but easy
to work out.
can be bought online through the Bancaja service. It is also good
for looking up the programme.
1 Autopista del Saler
96 316 3737
| Palau de Les Arts
- Opera House in Valencia
The most impressive
building of the City of Arts and
Sciences complex, the unbelievable Palau has 4 auditoriums dedicated
to clasical music (mainly opera) and stage arts, making for an unforgettable
experience in the new millenium architecture. Created to be not
just pretty but also with innovative functional design - i.e. acoustics,
view angles, etc - it is quickly becoming one of Europe's prime
auditoriums for classical music, attracting the best of the best
to perform here. The website
has all the information you need.
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