3rd -7th July 2025

This year’s Musica Orbis Prague Festival will take place in beautiful halls in the centre of Prague. The festival is open to all non-professional choirs and orchestras from all over the world.

Terms and conditions

  • competition and non-competition categories
  • free repertoire in categories A, E
  • for choirs time limit 15 minutes (including arrival and departure)
  • for orchestras time limit 25 minutes

Detailed conditions can be found in the CONDITIONS section.


Category A – Unrestricted repertoire Category E – Unrestricted repertoire
A1 –  Children’s Choirs (up to 16 years of age*) E1 – String Orchestras
A2 – Mixed Adult Choirs E2 – Chamber Orchestras (with winds)
A3 – Female Adult Choirs E3 – Symphonic Bands
A4 – Male Adult Choirs E4 – Symphony Orchestras
A5 – Chamber Choirs
A6 – Youth Choirs
A7 – Senior Choirs
Category B – Sacred music
B1 –  Children’s Choirs (up to 16 years of age*)
B2 – Mixed Adult Choirs
B3 – Female Adult Choirs
B4 – Male Adult Choirs
B5 – Chamber Choirs
B6 – Youth Choirs
B7 – Senior Choirs
Category C – Folklore
C1 – Children’s Choirs (up to 16 years of age*)
C2 – Adult Choirs
C3 – Chamber Choirs
Category D – Non-competitive Category D – Non-competitive
D1 – Children’s Choirs (up to 16 years of age*) D3 – Bands and Orchestras
D2 – Adult Choirs

* 10 % of choristers may be older than 16 but not older than 18 years of age.


Thursday 3rd July 2025

  • Official welcome at the Prague’s Old Town Hall
  • A guided tour of Prague in the footsteps of history and famous musicians**.
  • Festival concert

Friday 4th July 2025

  • Workshop / Masterclass
  • Opening concert
  • Welcome Dinner**

Saturday 5th July 2025

  • Competitive and non-competitive performances
  • Feedback from the expert jury
  • Award ceremony
  • Dinnercruise on the Vltava River**

Sunday 6th July 2025

  • Musical accompaniment of the Mass in St. Vitus’s Cathedral at Prague Castle
  • Festival concert
  • Gala concert in the Dvořák Hall of Rudolfinum or the Smetana Hall of Municipal House

Monday 7th July 2025

  • A guided tour of Prague in the footsteps of history and famous musicians**.
  • Leisure time
  • Trip outside of Prague*

Detailed programme can be found in the PROGRAMME section.

**Not included in the registration fee.




Registration will be open on 1st December 2024. If you are interested in an individual offer, please contact us at: info@musicaorbis.com.