New Year in Paris: Enjoy a Range of New Year Concerts at Famous Churches in Paris:
If you’re spending New Year in Paris, I’m envious!
For those looking to enjoy the New Year in Paris with some beautiful classical music, the City of Light has much to offer. Paris has some of the most beautiful and historical churches and many of these are regular venues for classical music performances. During the festive season these famous churches traditionally host special New Year’s concerts.
Famous Paris Churches
Many of these New Year concerts are held at venues which are themselves famous Paris attractions such as Sainte Chapelle with its famous stained glass windows, the 850-year old Notre-Dame Cathedral and the Madeleine.
Most of these New Year concerts are limited-performance events, so book early if you don’t want to miss out.
See the calendar of New Year concerts in Paris churches below. To make your concert ticket bookings, just click on the links below.
New Year Concerts in Paris Churches
|December-31 & other dates |
|New Year’s Concert at Sainte Chapelle |
One of the most breathtaking churches to enjoy a New Year concert is at Sainte Chapelle. Les Solistes Francaise performs works by Mozart, Schubert and others in the exquisite stained glass setting of Sainte Chapelle
|December-31||Holiday Concert: St. Eustache Church |
This holiday season, the Orchestra Les Violons de France performs Vivaldi’s beloved “Four Seasons” and favourite Christmas songs at St. Eustache Church in the historical centre of Paris.
|January-1||Trumpet & Organ: New Year’s Concert at St. Eustache |
You can also ring in the New Year with the majestic sounds of trumpet and organ music at St Eustache Church.
|December-31||New Year’s Concerts at St. Germain des Près |
The Classik Ensemble performs Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons as well as works by Mozart, Bartok and Strauss.
|January-1||New Year’s Concerts at St. Germain des Près |
Also at St Germain des Près, Les Solistes Francais performs classical masterpieces such as Vivaldi’s The Night, Mozart’s Eine Kleine Nachtmusik and works by Bach.
|December-31 & other dates||New Year’s Eve Concert at Eglise Saint Ephrem |
Enjoy a concert in the exceptional acoustics of the small church of St Ephrem in the heart of the historical center of Paris.
|December-31 & other dates||New Year’s Eve Concert: Mozart Requiem at La Madeleine |
The Amadeus Choir and Jean Louis Petit Orchestra perform Mozart’s Requiem, his final composition. A bit heavy-going for some for New Year’s Eve, but not for serious classical music lovers.
|January-1||New Year’s Day at La Madeleine |
Enjoy classical masterpieces like Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, Schubert’s Ave Maria and other great compositions in the magnificent Eglise de la Madeleine.
|December-31||New Year’s Eve Concert at Saint Severin Church |
Bid farewell to the year and usher in the New Year in Paris with Baroque music at Saint Severin Church. Enjoy selected works by Vivaldi, Bach, Telemann, Schubert and others.
|December-31||New Year’s Eve in Paris – Mozart Requiem at Eglise Sainte Sulpice |
Mozart’s final masterpiece, the Requiem Mass, will be performed by the Euromusic Symphonic Orchestra and the Hugues Reiner Choir. This is probably not everybody’s idea of an uplifting concert for the end of the year, but for those who appreciate this dramatic and moving Mozart composition, don’t miss the chance to enjoy it at Eglise Sainte Sulpice. Bethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’ will make sure that you end the evening uplifted.
Apart from the above list of New Year’s concerts, there are many other concerts and performances in Paris every day. You can see the complete list of Paris concerts and book your concert tickets Here.
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