Each season, the Cité de la musique - Philharmonie de Paris offers events exploring a musical genre, both in the field of popular and improvised music, and in the classical repertoire.

Days Off 2017

Days Off

JUNE 30 TO JULY 10, 2017

A one-of-a-kind pop festival that combines original creations, novel projects, big names and new talents. With Air, Metronomy, tindersticks, Savages, Devendra Banhart, Jarvis Cocker & Chilly Gonzales...

Jazz à la Villette 2017

Jazz à la Villette


The big event to kickoff the new season, Jazz à la Villette covers the entire jazz palette, crossing genre lines to offer a living panorama of this ever-evolving brand of music.

String Quartet Biennial

Biennale de Quatuors à cordes

11-21 JANUARY 2018

Every two years, the string “quartet” biennial brings together the best string quartets in the world, from every generation, in celebration of this vital musical genre. Vienna is at the heart of this eighth edition.

2017-2018 Season

The 2017/2018 Season at the Philharmonie de Paris will bring together great orchestras and international soloists, projects which will shed new light on music, and there will be jazz music, pop music and world music as well as three temporary exhibitions. Catch up with highlights here.