What To Expect
Have a special day in Berlin with a sightseeing cruise, a three-course dinner and a classical music concert.
Enjoy a three-hour cruise on the River Spree to see Berlin's most significant sights. View the Bellevue Palace, the government quarter and the Reichstag from the river. Have a different perspective of Germany's capital during our voyage!
After the river cruise, we will head on to the majestic Charlottenburg Palace where you will have a superb three-course dinner inside the palace's stylishly appointed Great Orangery. Enjoy a delightful first-class dinner with seasonal variations, catered by the world-renowned Berlin Mariott Hotel.
To cap off your evening, enjoy a performance of classics from Bach, Handel and Mozart by the Berlin Residence Orchestra and its soloists. Sit back and enjoy the music inside the lavish baroque ambiance of the Orangery.
14:15 to 17:15 - River Cruise
17:30 - Entry to dinner
18:00 - Dinner in the Orangery's West Wing
19:30 - Entry to the concert hall
20:00 - Concert
Mozart's Masterpieces - The Brilliant Madness
ambiance of the 18th century with the program from the Berlin Residence Orchestra. Classical, cultural and culinary delights are united to create a dinner and concert experience to stimulate all the senses. Get into the mood for the dazzling concert with a 3-course menu curated by our catering partner, the 5-star Marriott Hotel Berlin. A master of ceremonies and his charming ladies-in-waiting guide you through the evening, taking you on a journey back in time to the Prussian courts.
Spring Awakening - Traditional Easter Concerts Pieces of Vivaldi, Bach, & Corelli
March 25-March 28
concertmaster Vladi Corda presents a special Easter experience: Why don't you use the wonderful gardens of the Palace for an Easter walk in the first fresh spring air and indulge yourself and your family with a 3-course menu of selected delicacies and a traditional fish variation?
Listen afterwards to musical masterpieces of Johann Sebastian Bach, Antonio Vivaldi and
Arcangelo Corelli in the glorious ambiance of the Great Orangery of Charlottenburg Palace as a
highlight of this year's Easter festivities.
A Colorful Spring Celebration of the Classics with Pieces of Vivaldi, Bach, & Corelli
April 2 - April 9
for a composer?
As colorful as the spring, so colorful is the new program of the Berlin Palace Concerts. During
"Spring Festival of classical music" played by the Berlin Residence Orchestra, a fresh and varied
program of Bach, Pergolesi, Vivaldi and Corelli is presented.
Anniversary Concert in the Palace - Celebrating 10 years of the Berliner Residence Orchestra Masterpieces of Vivaldi, Bach, & Corelli
April 13 - July 30
concerts. The secret of success is obvious: The Berlin unique event format "Berlin Palace Concerts" Classical Culture and Culinary connects to a special experience, charms its guests with a delicious 3-course dinner and a rousing concert program.
Masquerade - Venetian Temptation
Italian seducer Casanovaenjoyed the hustle and bustle of the Venetian carnival, where he could indulge in his desires unrecognized
Experience the colorful magic of the Carnevale di Venezia with a soulful concert of the Berliner
Residenz Orchestra, in which reality and illusion merge.
An Italian three-course menu will put you in the right mood for the concert at the Great Orangery
Charlottenburg Palace. Let yourself be carried away by the seductive sound of a musical
masquerade and experience the most beautiful compositions of outstanding Italian composers
like Antonio Vivaldi, Alessandro Marcello and Claudio Monteverdi.
Tango Pasion - Argentine Sounds
August 30 and September 6
Mozart's Opera Gala - Magical Melodies
October 5, 12, 19 and 26
Gala - Enchanting melodies" follows the anniversary program, another musical bang. The Berlin
Residence Orchestra will be the reopening of the Great Orangery Charlottenburg Palace and
resound the most famous opera arias in new splendor.
Concertmaster Vladi Corda has some of the best known and most enchanting opera arias tied
together by the Austrian prodigy from "Le nozze de Figaro", "Don Giovanni" and "The Mag
ic Flute" to a very special program. To set the stage for the glamorous evening at the opera, enjoy a
matching 3-course meal of our catering partner, the 5-star Berlin Marriott Hotel.
La Folia - Passionate Music from Vivaldi, Bach, Handel and Corelli
December 2 - December 23
Classical Christmas Concert - Royal Splendor and Festive Table
December 24 - December 26
during this year's festive period. The Berlin Residence Orchestra presents an exquisite selection of
festive compositions including the renowned Christmas Concerto from Arcangelo Corelli and extracts from Johann Sebastian Bach's Christmas Oratorio or Georg Friedrich Handel's Messiah. And as it is the Great Orangery's tradition, the concert will also feature renditions of classic Christmas songs performed by the audience, orchestra and opera singers together. A winter-themed three-course menu serves as an excellent appetizer for the concert.
New Year's Eve Concert in the Palace - A Musical Firework
baroque to the present day. The first part of the concert will see the Berliner Residence Orchestra
interpret selected worlds from Vivaldi, Handel, Bach and Mozart in original period costume. In the
second half, the orchestra returns in formal evening dress to perform a selection of the most beautiful waltzes and operettas from Antonin Dvrak, Franz Lehar and Johann Strauss. The evening is rounded off in style with a 4-course menu of carefully selected dishes.
3-hour panoramic river cruise with German commentary
3-course dinner in the Charlottenburg Palace's Great Orangery
Berlin Residence Orchestra concert
Hotel Pick-up and drop off
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Vegetarian options are available upon request.
Categories are based on seating for the concert. The dinner served is the same for all categories. Guests in the VIP category sit in the front rows and receive a complimentary glass of sparkling wine.
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1 hour and 45 minutes
4 hours and 15 minutes
5 hours and 15 minutes
10 to 11 hours
1, 2 or 3 days