After 73 years from its founding, the Philharmonic finally received its own home. A new temple of music which will start writing a new history of the oldest musical institution in the country. Situated between the State School of Music and Ballet Ilija Nikolovski-Luj and the Macedonian Opera and Ballet,
the contemporary concert hall, built according to world standards of how a space intended for a symphonic orchestra should look and function, is appealing to the eye.
The erection of the hall also encompassed the city’s crucial musical and artistic dimension in general. The Philharmonic of RNM is the first and only symphonic orchestra in the Republic of North Macedonia and subsequently the only permanent representative of the symphonic opus on the Macedonian music scene.
The innovative and creative repertoire is balanced with the traditional musical values, which is what attracts the audience, especially the new generations of listeners. The Orchestra is founded on 24 November 1944, after the end of the second world war and only 11 days after the liberation of Skopje. More…