Germany invests a lot of public money into arts and culture, especially in theatres and 129 orchestras. 90 percent of the arts budget comes from the 16 federal states and the local communities, 10 percent from the federal budget, only.

Tenthousands of people listen to classical music – Oper für alle – Berlin

 

Many of the international top orchestras are based in Gemany. Audience numbers for classical music concerts, opera and open air ebvents are increasing. A topic report shows further details.