Christmas 2023

On 25 December, we traditionally concluded the year with the Christmas Matinee. Under the baton of our future chief conductor, Klaus Mäkelä, the Concertgebouw Orchestra performed Beethoven's great Third Symphony, ‘Eroica’, and works by Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn. Watch the broadcast by AVROTROS.
Christmas 2023

On 25 December the concert was broadcasted by AVROTROS on television via NPO 2.

Watch the christmas Matinee

Concert programme

  • Felix Mendelssohn- The Hebrides (Fingal's cave)
  • Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn - Hero und Leander
  • Felix Mendelssohn - Scherzo from ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’
  • Felix Mendelssohn - Infelice

-- interval --

  • Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 'Eroica'


  • Klaus Mäkelä - conductor, artistic partner
  • Chen Reiss - soprano