Elbphilharmonie in the City Many of the Elbphilharmonie’s events, concerts and workshops are held in Hamburg’s city districts.

Active in the city districts

Music for everyone! Elbphilharmonie workshops and concerts are held in a number of cultural centres all around Hamburg. They are a great opportunity for children and adults, beginners and intermediates, to experience music in a variety of ways and even to make music themselves easily.

Prices are deliberately kept low to ensure that everyone can take part.

Edekabank is an Elbphilharmonie project partner in the city districts

Percussion Percussion © Claudia Höhne
Musikando Musikando © Jann Wilken
Elfi Baby Concert Elfi Baby Concert © Claudia Höhne
Family Day Family Day © Sophie Wolter
Ferne Klänge Ferne Klänge © Claudia Höhne
Story Teller Story Teller © M. Schwanda
Community-Projekt »Stadtlied« Community-Projekt »Stadtlied« © Daniel Dittus

For Children


Ages 0+ : Twinkle Concerts

There are also lots of Twinkle Concerts for young music lovers in the cultural centres of the city districts.Targeted at various age groups, they optimally cater to the needs of the children, gently opening the door for them to the world of music.

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For Children and Teenagers 10+ : BeatObsession

Rhythm is everywhere - in pots, boxes and even in your own body. Children and young people can try this out for a week at the »BeatObsession« workshop. At the end, they give their own concert in the Recital Hall.

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Sound Mobile

For families : Sound Mobile

Freshly cleaned and filled to the brim with instruments, the Sound Mobile is getting ready to head for cultural centres around Hamburg and to inspire curiosity and joy in children all over the city.

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For everyone

Elbphilharmonie Familienorchester

For interested people with and without music knowledge : Participatory ensembles

They meet every week and, with great energy and enthusiasm, develop their own concert programmes, which are performed in the halls of the Elbphilharmonie and in various Hamburg city districts: The participatory ensembles.

An overview of all participatory ensembles

Supporting programm : Elbphilharmonie+

The Elbphilharmonie’s supporting programme offers a variety of different angles on the music performed – either to complement the concert itself, or as an experience in its own right. Welcome!

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Ensemble Resonanz

For everyone : Klangzeit

»Klangzeit« is a joint concert format by the Elbphilharmonie and Ensemble Resonanz. The very special and highly accessible concert format, invites people to listen to music and to sing songs in a relaxed setting.

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Community-Project : Love est. 2023. wie wir lieben

»Love est. 2023« brings together Hamburg residents with very different backgrounds, nationalities and life situations. Under the guidance of artists and teachers, they create a unique art project.

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