Music in Madrid

  • Last chance

    Silver wedding anniversary of this traditional festival that brings together the best of the genre (Fernán Gómez Centro Cultural de la Villa. 1-15 December).

    25th Madrid Gospel Greats Festival
  • XXV Festival Los Grandes del Gospel. The Golden Gate Quartet

December Highlights


The critically acclaimed flamenco singer will give an unmissable Christmas recital (National Music Auditorium - Sala de Cámara. 13 December).


Organists Tobias Gravenhorst, Anselmo Serna, Esther Ciudad and Benjamin Alard, along with soprano Linda Joan Berg, will take part in this new edition of the event (Royal Palace - Royal Chapel / Monastery of the Incarnation. 9, 16 and 30 November and 14 December).

Popular Christmas carols performed by the Pequeños Cantores de ORCAM Children's Choir (Teatro de La Zarzuela. 15 December).

The flamenco singer celebrates the 15 years since the release of Lágrimas negras (Teatro Rialto. 16 December).

Christmas recital conducted by Kynan Johns with the participation of the Santa Cecilia Classic Orchestra, Excelentia Madrid Choral Society and the Escolanía del Sagrado Corazón de Rosales (National Music Auditorium - Sala Sinfónica. 21 December).

A show by the Hollywood Symphony Orchestra that brings back the most famous superheroes on the screen (Teatro Monumental. 21 and 25 December).

The most famous end-of-year musical production in Europe is waltzing its way to Madrid (Teatro Monumental. 22, 26, 28 and 29 Dec; 1 and 11 Jan).

The young flamenco singer is on a tour to promote songs from his latest album which features new tracks and covers of classic songs (WiZink Center. 23 December).

Orchestral concert with the best pieces by one of the greatest composers in the history of cinema (Teatro Monumental. 27 December).

A concert of the best-known tunes the greatest TV series and films ever made (National Music Auditorium - Sala Sinfónica. 27 December).

Soprano Rocío Ignacio and tenor Jorge de León, conducted by Oliver Diaz, will perform pieces by Pablo Sorozábal and Leonard Bernstein, among others (Teatro de la Zarzuela. 28 December).

A show that pays tribute to the composer of great film soundtracks, such as The Lion King, Gladiator or Pirates of the Caribbean (Teatro Monumental. 30 December).

  • Take your pick from Madrid's eclectic festivals, spanning from jazz and fado to rock and electronic music.

    2020 Music Festivals
  • DCODE Festival
  • Take a peek at our selection of the most important events taking place in Madrid and start planning your next visit!

    Madrid Events Calendar
  • Cirque du Soleil – Kooza


Make your way up to the observation deck for some stunning views.

Climb on board and discover the city in a panoramic format.

And have fun this autumn with all the plans we’re proposing.

  • James Arthur, Keane, Halsey, Jade Bird, Jonas Brothers, The 1975, Maluma, Bon Iver, Nick Cave, Joyce DiDonato, Harry Styles, Camila Cabello, Editors, Ozzy Osbourne...

    Unmissable concerts in 2020
  • Dua Lipa
  • Madrid's excellent transport system allows you to get around the city quickly and safely by bus, metro, train or taxi.

    Getting around Madrid
  • After a long day touring the city, relax on a terrace with a drink or a meal and watch the sun set.

    Outdoor Bars and Cafés
  • 360. Terraza Hotel Riu Plaza España
  • Unwind over a drink, dance till the small hours, spend an evening at the theatre or go on a tapas crawl… Madrid boasts an unparalleled nightlife scene.