Essentials - Essential and unmissable symphonic masterpieces

Get to know essential, unmissable symphonic masterpieces on three Saturday night concerts, introduced by the incomparable and dynamic presenter Thomas Vanderveken.

What are the great symphonic works every music lover should know? Where are you guaranteed to hear first-rate classical music while out on a Saturday night? 

The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra has the answer: Essentials, a special night out with music of the highest calibre. Experience an undisputed masterwork performed by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, which for years has ranked amongst the world’s top three orchestras.

Three Essentials concerts are given each season and can be ordered as a series or separately as single tickets. And you won’t have to rush to finish dinner beforehand, since all Essentials concerts start at 9.00 p.m. Plus there’s plenty of opportunity to mix and mingle over drinks after the concert.