and the music


and the music

Esbjerg and the music

Esbjerg - the musical stronghold of West Jutland

There's an exceptionally large amount of music on the bill in Esbjerg. You can meet Danish and international top names within opera, musicals, chamber music and rhythmical music.

But you can listen to electronic and experimental music too. With almost 500 concerts a year, Esbjerg is seriously into culture and over the years Esbjerg has become the musical stronghold of West Jutland.

Tobakken - music in Esbjerg


The main venue for rhythmical music in West Jutland

Here you can enjoy all kinds of concerts - rock, pop, jazz.

Opera - Esbjerg

Musikhuset Esbjerg - Performing Arts Centre

Every year, the venue for more than 300 events. Here you can enjoy music, drama, musicals and other shows. The house was designed by the world famous architects Jan and Jørn Utzon.



Syddansk Musikkonservatorium & Skuespillerskole i Esbjerg

SDMK - Danish National Academy of Music

High standard concerts and festivals in former power station. Often free concerts in Café Ørsted.

Esbjerg Festuge - festival week

Esbjerg Festival Week 2019 - 9 - 18 August

The festival lasts for a whole week with concerts, art, exhibitions etc. for every taste.

The turning point of the festival is the Square with free open air concerts.