Corona update

Corona update

New measures

Additional corona measures were announced during the press conference on Tuesday, October 13. One of the measures is that only 30 people may congregate in indoor areas. This means that we may only receive 30 visitors per concert in the coming weeks.


Below you can see the status of our concerts in the period from October 14th to November 10th:


Horror, harp and strings & Pluk van de Petteflet
The concerts Horror, harp and strings on Wednesday 14 and Thursday 15 October and Pluk van de Petteflet on Saturday 24 October will be postponed to a date to be determined. Ticket buyers will be notified by email.


Anderhalvemeterconcert: Amsterdam Andalusian Orchestra

The capacity in the NedPhO-Koepel has been reduced to 30 visitors. More than 30 tickets were sold for the concert of the Amsterdams Andalusian Orchestra. Unfortunately, this means that we have to disappoint a few ticket buyers. The last tickets purchased will be canceled. Ticket buyers who cannot attend the concert have now been informed by email.


Sol Gabetta plays Cello Concerto No. 1 by Martinů

Unfortunately it is not possible to organize this concert for 30 visitors. Therefore, we are forced to cancel this concert. Ticket buyers will be informed as soon as possible about the settlement of their concert tickets.

Face masks
From Tuesday 29 September 2020 until further notice it is mandatory to wear a face mask when you visit the Concertgebouw, Paradiso, Philharmonie Haarlem, TAQA Theater de Vest and the NedPhO-Koepel. We request that you wear a face mask when entering and exiting the building, or when moving through the building. As soon as you are in your seat, the face mask can be removed. It is important that you bring your own face mask, these are not available in the concert halls.


Concerts fall 2020

Due to the corona measures, we are only allowed to welcome 350 people in the Main Hall of the Concertgebouw this autumn. The planned concerts have been replaced by new one-hour programs, which we will perform twice per evening / afternoon. We are happy to welcome many soloists and conductors of the original programming.


Measures per concert hall

In all concert halls, measures have been taken in accordance with the guidelines of the RIVM. You can safely and confidently visit our concerts and operas. For the most up-to-date measures, please refer to the websites of the concert halls:


Het Concertgebouw

Nationale Opera & Ballet


Philharmonie Haarlem

TAQA Theater de Vest, Alkmaar

TivolliVredenburg, Utrecht

Paradiso, Amsterdam


Concerts after December

The programming for the second half of the season remains unchanged for the time being. If you have bought tickets for concerts after January 1st, you do not run any risk. When a concert is canceled, rescheduled or adjusted, you can easily convert the value of the purchased tickets into a voucher or refund. This way you are always assured that you will get your money back. Moreover, as a ticket buyer, you will receive priority sales for possible alternative concerts.


'Save your ticket, enjoy later' 

Ticket buyers for a concert will be compensated for bought tickets. We follow the guidelines of 'Save your ticket, enjoy later'. Ticket buyers will be given the opportunity to receive the price of the ticket(s), including service fees, in the form of a voucher which will remain valid with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra|Netherlands Chamber Orchestra. Of course, requesting a refund or donating your ticket(s) remains possible. Ticket buyers will be informed by email very soon.


The health and safety of our employees is of vital importance, which is why we have decided, in accordance with the RIVM advice, that everyone works from home as much as possible. Our office in the NedPhO-Dome is is therefore closed. We hope to welcome you again soon.

This page has been updated on Friday October 16, 10:00.