Support the Grachtenfestival

Every year in August, the Grachtenfestival organizes 200 concerts at 100 different locations, in the background the beautiful city of Amsterdam. The presentation and development of young musicians (classical and jazz oriented) are important to the festival organisation. Who wants to get to know the rising stars of the future, visits the Grachtenfestival!

Do you want to contribute to the future of the Grachtenfestival? You are more than welcome to become donor, ambassador or sponsor. You will help young musicians to have a stage to tell their musical stories to a wide audience on. 



Are you a fan of the Grachtenfestival? You can support us by a one-off donation through our donation page. Every donation is a big help. Thanks a lot!

Yes, I want to donate!

Friend of the Grachtenfestival

As a Friend you help make this festival possible. You help build the stage for young talent in classical music and jazz from all parts of the world, give the stars of tomorrow the chance to develop and make wonderful (free) concerts possible throughout Amsterdam....

You can also purchase the Friendship on a business basis and deduct it from your taxes, please contact us at

Yes, I want to become a friend


Would you like to support the Grachtenfestival, structurally? That is possible from € 1.000 euro's per year (with a minimum of five years). Your donation will be documented, to make sure the tax authorities can deduct your donation. 

Ambassadors are given the exclusive possibility to order tickets in advance for a selected number of concerts. Tickets ordered in advance will entitle a reserved seat. In addition, there is an annual ambassadors evening and a reception during the Grachtenfestival. 


Do you enjoy our concerts and do you want to contribute to the talent development of our young musicians? Choosing for a bequest in your will. With this legacy, you leave a sum of money or good.By including the Grachtenfestival in your will, while alive, you increase your involvement with the organization. We are happy to think along with you about the options on which we can best realize your wishes.

For more information about donating legacies, ambassadorship or sponsoring, please contact Marie-Luce Bree (director of the Grachtenfestival).

The Grachtenfestival thanks all sponsors, donors and partners for their support and trust.

Yes, I would like to receive more information about becoming an ambassador, sponsor or legacies


It is also possible to support the Grachtenfestival as a company. Is your company is interested to support or adopt a concert (or more) with you company? Or perhaps you would like to treat your business relations on a beautiful evenening with beautiful music as a desert? We are happy to create a tailor made proposal.

Another possibility is to attend one of our parther events.