Lunchtime Concerts

Every week - with exception of the months of July and August - a Free Lunchtime Concert takes place in The Royal Concertgebouw.

Free ticket (1 ticket per person) 

For Lunchtime Concerts in the Recital Hall you will require a ticket, which is free of charge. These tickets (1 ticket per person) are available from the Entrance Hall, from 11:30 a.m. onward. As these concerts are very popular, please ensure you arrive in plenty of time to obtain your ticket. Doors to the concert hall open about 30 minutes before the Lunchtime Concert begins. For Lunchtime Concerts in the Main Hall, a ticket is not required.

Lunchtime Concerts

For many years now, free Lunchtime Concerts have been held in the Main Hall and the Recital Hall. Usually, these Lunchtime Concerts take place on Wednesdays, but please check the concert schedule as occasionally this changes. The concerts range from public rehearsals by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, to chamber music performances by young up-and-coming artists. There are no Lunchtime Concerts in the months of July and August.

The Music

We offer a broad range of music, with something for everyone: the majority of concerts include classical music, but you can sometimes hear more modern repertoire. The concert programme is announced one week in advance on our website. The concerts are 30 minutes long and are free of charge.

Lunchtime Concerts:

  • Public Rehearsal Concertgebouw Orchestra

    Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest, Iván Fischer (dirigent)
    Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest, Iván Fischer (dirigent)
    Thursday, february 28, 2019 at 12:30 pmMain Hall From €0.00
  • Free Lunchtime Concert

    Studenten van de School voor Jong Talent van het Koninklijk Conservatorium Den Haag
    Studenten van de School voor Jong Talent van het Koninklijk Conservatorium Den Haag
    Wednesday, march 6, 2019 at 12:30 pmRecital Hall From €0.00
  • Free Lunchtime Concert

    Pieter van Loenen (viool)
    Pieter van Loenen (viool)
    Wednesday, march 13, 2019 at 12:30 pmRecital Hall From €0.00
  • Public Rehearsal Concertgebouw Orchestra

    Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest, Thomas Hengelbrock (dirigent)
    Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest, Thomas Hengelbrock (dirigent)
    Wednesday, march 20, 2019 at 12:30 pmMain Hall From €0.00
  • Free Lunchtime Concert

    Studenten van het Utrechts Conservatorium
    Studenten van het Utrechts Conservatorium
    Wednesday, march 27, 2019 at 12:30 pmRecital Hall From €0.00
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