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The season 2015/2016

My fellow music-lovers,
70 years of the Bamberg Symphony, but over 230 years of Bohemian sound – just an orchestra's creation myth, or historical truth? For this anniversary season, we've made it our goal to rediscover our Orchestra's past, well beyond its first concert on 20 March 1946 here in Bamberg. [more]

Please find all the concerts of the upcoming season in our season brochure.

Video stream of the Ernst von Siemens Musikpreis ceremony

On 31 May, Christoph Eschenbach has been awarded the prestigious international Ernst von Siemens Musikpreis 2015. The video stream of the celebratory award ceremony is now online. [more]

Apply now for The Mahler Competition 2016

In May 2016, the Bamberg Symphony is holding its fifth Conducting Competition, which has become known in the business simply as the 'The Mahler Competition'. Once again, a jury of leading conductors, composers, performers and managers guarantees an exceptional level of professionalism. Apply now. [more]