Sounds of Lyon!

With classic and contemporary music, electro, rock, dub and not to forget traditional French music and French pop... Lyon has music and concerts to suit all tastes!

Covid-19: Following the official order for a curfew from 9 pm to 6 am, changes may have been made to the programmes of concert and show venues, including different opening times and cancellations. Please check information provided on the websites or contact the organisers, whose details are provided on the event page.


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Auditorium de Lyon - Orchestre national de Lyon (ONL)

A lyrical drama about the complexity of emotions which reaches the very summit of romanticism, it has become a popular classic.

Sabine Devieilhe and Alexandre Tharaud recital

The Lyon Opera House

In this rediscovery of texts illuminated by music, Sabine Devieilhe and Alexandre Tharaud take us through a collection of works by French poets.

Alexandre Kantorow recital

The Lyon Opera House

From the Russian repertoire to German classics, Alexandre Kantorow defies all expectations.

Béatrice and Benedict

The Lyon Opera House

This opera by Hector Berlioz, inspired by Shakespeare, is a sublime display of the composer's musical eclecticism, a supremely romantic work where...

Ciné-concert Méliès the Magician

Théâtre de la Renaissance

Although A Trip to the Moon has become a classic choice for silent-film concerts, the Opéra de Lyon has here chosen to set four of "the Alchemist of...

Party concert

The Lyon Opera House

With the Opera Orchestra, the Italian conductor, Daniele Rustioni throws hearts and ears.

New Year's concert

The Lyon Opera House

Daniele Rustioni starts the New Year on a high note. With the Opéra de Lyon orchestra, the Italian conductor moves both our hearts and ears.

The Nightingale and other fables

The Lyon Opera House

To mark the 50th anniversary of Stravinsky's death, the Opéra de Lyon is reviving its production of The Nightingale, one of his classic works. The...

Bluebeard's Castle

The Lyon Opera House

Bartók adapted the famous Perrault story into Hungarian for his one and only opera. A piece of infinite musicality which rewrites operatic convention...

Ariane et Barbe-Bleue

The Lyon Opera House

Modern and flying the flag for liberty, Ariane et Barbe-Bleue by Paul Dukas turns Perrault's story into a true hymn to women’s liberation and...


Textile Museum

Inside Lyon’s Textile Arts Museum (Musée des Tissus), a partner in this production, director Richard Brunel gives us his vision of Maeterlinck’s...

Simple Minds

Halle Tony Garnier

Simple Minds are celebrating 40 iconic years of music by heading off on a 2020 world tour.


Double Mixte

Reperkusound is the Lyon region's electro music festival, offering 3 nights of non-stop concerts.

Les Enfants du Levant

Théâtre de la Croix-Rousse

A poignant opera for young audiences, performed by the children's chorus of the Opéra de Lyon.

The Moon

Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Techniques du Théâtre (ENSATT)

With its combination of beautiful voices and magical images, this new version of the Grimms' fairytale is a real gem!

L'Enfant et les Sortilèges

Théâtre de la Croix-Rousse

Based on a libretto by Colette, this is a lyrical fantasy composed by Ravel, with a score that mixes jazz, polka, the waltz and even a cheese grater!

Concert Orchestre à cordes

Saint Martin d'Ainay Basilica - Abbey

It is one of the orchestra’s deepest voices, all eyes are drawn to its imposing silhouette, while its warm, powerful sound is loved by all.

Nuits Sonores

Lieux divers

Get ready - the festival’s 18th edition will be in town from 19 to 24 May 2020. As for the line-up, we’re in heaven.Postponed from the 22nd to the...

Le Coq d'or

The Lyon Opera House

Rimsky-Korsakov’s last opera, this masterpiece was censored by Russia’s Imperial family. A satirical take on power and warlike ambition, it opened...

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