Copenhagen Summer Festival has existed since 1969 and is focused on presenting classical chamber music played by young upcoming talents. The festival is one of Denmarks’s most important chamber music venues and has played a significant role during the break through of many of todays leading musicians and ensembles. The concept of engaging highly profiled artists side by side with the stars of tomorrow is ensuring the overall quality of the festival as well as creating the necessary attention of the audience and the press.

Copenhagen Summer Festival aim to:

Develop the classical music scene by presenting young Danish and international classical music
talents and prize-winners

Deliver inspiring musical experiences to a local as well as an international audience visiting Copenhagen

Give young Danish classical music talents and prize-winners a boost in the beginning of their carreers

Give Danish and international young music talents and prize-winners the chance to meet and gain
mutual inspiration and experience

Create role models

The festival takes place in the last week of July and the first week of August with daily concerts in ‘Charlottenborgs Festsal’ at Kongens Nytorv