Venice classical music 
 events 2017

Venice classical music events, are hosted in beautiful palaces and Venice churches. Discover fabulous events in most famous sights of Italy. Venizia is an attractive city and not only for its carnival. Enjoy a concert at the Chiesa di San Vidal, the Ateneo di San Basso and the Chiesa di Santa Maria Formosa. Music events, romantic weekends in Venice Italy. Classical ideas. Discover what to do in Venice?

Venice Carnival

Opera Palazzo Barbarigo-Minotto

The Palazzo Barbarigo-Minotto is a 15th century palace with a Venetian Gothic style. Located on the Grand Canal in Venice. There were originally  two palaces: the Palazzo Barberigo and Palazzo Minotto. Now there is only one. Address: Fondamenta Duodo O Barbarigo 30124 Venice. 

The Venice palace is located in the center of the city. The Scuola Grande di San Teodoro is one of eight "Scuole Grande" in Venice. They were founded on the 13th century as charitable and religious organizations. Address: Campo San Salvador, San Marco Venice. Venice classical music and operas at the Palace Barbarigo-Minotto.

Upcoming events at Palazzo Barbarigo-Minotto, Venice
  • Musica a Palazzo: La Traviata on November 9, 11, 13...
  • Musica a Palazzo: Rigoletto on November 10, 17, 24... Rigoletto is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi, on a libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It was first performed at La Fenice Theatre in Venice on March 11th, 1851
  • Musica a Palazzo: Il barbiere di Siviglia on November 12, 15, 19... Gioacchino Rossini's lyric opera, 'The Barber of Seville', is performed in the Beautiful Palazzo Barbarigo-Minotto in Venice

Teatro La Fenice di Venezia

Venice Teatro La Fenice is a famous opera house in Europe. It's a most beautiful place where to find Italian operas in Venice.

Scuola grande dei Carmini

Venice classical music at the Scuola grande dei Carmini, a small church located in the Dorsoduro quarter of Venice. Scuola grande dei Carmini is also called Santa Maria del Carmelo. This charitable confraternity was officially founded in 1597. Enjoy beautiful Venice classical music concerts  in the church. Address: 2617, Dorsoduro 30123 Venice.

Events at the Scuola grande dei Carmini
  • Musica in Maschera: opera and Ballet 
    Concert performance with singers, orchestra, dancers in traditional Venetian masks and 18th century costumes.
  • Dinner and Opera Ballet in Venice performance of enchanting opera arias with singers, orchestra, and dancers in traditional Venetian masks and 18th century costumes and a dinner at the Trattoria Ai Carmini.
  • Musica in Maschera: Vivaldi's Four Seasons with Ballet in Venice performance with musicians in 18th century costumes perform Vivaldi's The Four Seasons. 

Scuola Grande di San Teodoro

The Scuola Grande is one of the eight Scuola Grande in Venice. The building is decorated with paintings and used today for cultural events.

Events at Scuola Grande di San Teodoro
  • I Musici Veneziani: Vivaldi, The Four Seasons 
  • I Musici Veneziani: Baroque and Opera 
  • I Musici Veneziani: New Year's Concert in December 31st, 2017, January 1, 2018

Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista

Address: Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista Calle de la Laca, 2454, Venice

Chiesa di San Vidal in Venice

Chiesa di San Vidal

The Chiesa di San Vidal is a famous church in Venice for classical music concerts.  Address: Chiesa di san Vidal San Marco, 2862/B 30124 Venice.

Visit to the Museum of Music: The Museum of Music in San Maurizio’s Church (only few minutes away from the concert's venue) offers a permanent exposition of ancient instruments. Open every day from 9.30 am to 7.30 pm. Free entrance.

Events at the Chiesa di San Vidal:
  • Interpreti Veneziani: Violins in Venice 
    Concerts events with the most famous orchestra in Venice, 
    The Interpreti Veneziani
  • Interpreti Veneziani: Christmas Concerts on December 25th, 2017

Ateneo di San Basso

The Ateneo di San Basso is one of the oldest churches in Venice. Well located in the center of Venice, on the Piazza San Marco.

Ateneo di San Basso concerts
  • Virtuosi di Venezia: Vivaldi and Opera
    The San Marco Chamber Orchestra will perform soprano and tenor opera arias in Venice.
  • Virtuosi di Venezia: Vivaldi's Four Seasons 
    Concerts of the Virtuosi di Venezia (San Marco Chamber Orchestra).

Santa Maria della Pietà

Santa maria della Pietà is a church in Venice frequently used for classical concerts. Also called Vivaldi Church.

Concerts in Santa Maria della Pietà
  • I Virtuosi Italiani in September 21, 22, 23, 24...
    Church concerts in Venice 2017. Music from Mozart, Vivaldi and others

Romantic Palazzetto Bru Zane

Venice classical music concerts at the palace in the San Polo area.

Classical concerts and operas in Venice



Return from Venice Classical Music to Paris Vacations


Venice calendar of events

January

Lido New Year's Day Swim 

Regata delle Befane

February

Carnival of Venice

Verona Carnival Feast

March 

Opera

April

Su e zo per i ponti 

Liberation Day  

Regata di Traghetti 

May

La Biennale di Venezia

Opera in May

Half Marathon 

June

Feast of St. Anthony 

Sagra di San Pietro di Castello 

July

Redentore Festival 

Venezia Jazz Festival 

September

Regata Storica

Verdi il trovatore

October

Bardolino Grape Festival

Family Runs 

Marathon in Venice 

November

All Saints' Day 

Feast Day of the Madonna della Salute 

Venice Art Biennal 

December

Trento Christmas Market

St. Mark's Basilica Midnight Mass