Classical music venues in Venice 

Concerts and operas in Venice, are hosted in most beautiful palaces and churches. Enjoy a concert in Chiesa di San Vidal, Ateneo di San Basso and Chiesa di Santa Maria Formosa.

Venice Carnival

Opera Palazzo Barbarigo-Minotto

The Palazzo Barbarigo-Minotto is a 15th century palace, with a Venetian Gothic style. The Palazzo is located on the Grand Canal of Venice. There were originally two palaces: the Palazzo Barberigo and the 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 in Palazzo Barbarigo-Minotto, Venice
  • Musica a Palazzo: Rigoletto on March 9, 16, 23...
    Rigoletto is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi, on a libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It was first performed in Fenice Theatre March 11th, 1851
  • Musica a Palazzo: La Traviata on March 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19... During the interval of the performance and surrounded by the magical setting facing the Grand Canal, Musica a Palazzo offers you a glass of Prosecco, soft drinks, and fine liqueurs
  • Musica a Palazzo: Il barbiere di Siviglia on March 4, 7, 11, 14, 18, 21, 25 ... Gioacchino Rossini's lyric opera, 'The Barber of Seville', is performed in the Beautiful Palazzo Barbarigo-Minotto in Venice

Teatro La Fenice di Venezia

The Teatro La Fenice is a famous opera house in Venice, and Europe. The most beautiful opera venue. Enjoy Italian operas at La Fenice Teatro.

Scuola grande dei Carmini

Cassical music at the Scuola grande dei Carmini. It's a small church located in Dorsoduro quarter of Venice. The Scuola grande dei Carmini is also called Santa Maria del Carmelo. This charitable confraternity was officially founded in 1597. You'll enjoy beautiful concerts in this 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 

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, and known for classical music concerts. Address: Chiesa di san Vidal San Marco, 2862/B 30124 Venice.

You can visit the Museum of Music. The Museum in San Maurizio’s Church displays a permanent exposition of ancient instruments. It's only few minutes away from the concert's venue. 

It's open every day, from 9.30 am to 7.30 pm. Free entrance.

Events at the Chiesa di San Vidal:

Ateneo di San Basso

The Ateneo di San Basso is one of the oldest churches in Venice. The church is located in the center of Venice, on 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, often used for concerts. The church is also called the Vivaldi Church.

Concerts in Santa Maria della Pietà
  • I Virtuosi Italiani

Romantic Palazzetto Bru Zane

Concerts in the palace in San Polo area.

Classical concerts and operas in Venice

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