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Great Orchestras of the World

Violin © GregPC
Violin © GregPC

Through its Great Orchestras of the World Series, George Enescu's International Festival reaches the top of the international classical music events. The Series features the most prominent orchestras worldwide, notorious for holding the headline on major scenes of the world, including Lisbon's Coliseu dos Recreios.

Lisbon becomes a place of grandeur when these enchanting orchestras visit the city. The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation presents its Grandes Orquestras Mundiais series, which include the BBC Symphony Orchestra, Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra from St Petersburg, Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra and the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra.

Venue: Coliseu dos Recreios

Date: November to April annually