Tenerife's auditorium is located in the capital city of Santa Cruz, some 20 Km or 30 minutes from Puerto de la Cruz, so you can enjoy some superb classical music whilst here on holiday. The Orquestra Sinfonica de Tenerife is reputed to be one of the best in Spain under the direction of polish conductor Mikal Nesterowicz. The season starts in October through to June offering excellent concerts most Fridays from Beethoven to Mahler and Ginastera, often with visiting top class conductors and soloists. Artists such as pianist Juan Përez Floristán and Sholmo Mintz.
During this season there are also a few opera performances. Recently we had Norma, Carmen and La Traviata and a tribute to Maria Callas. Ballet with a visiting company from Russia, and shows like Mama Mia.
The Tenerife Music Festival during January and February is well known featuring orchestras from all over Europe.
All taking place in the Auditorium Adán Martin in Santa Cruz.
Cultural events also take place in Santa Cruz's other theatre The Guimara, and in other cities and towns: La Laguna, La Orotava and Los Cristianos.
In the summer months, based around Los Silos in the North, is a season of productions and concerts known as "Caprichos Musicales de la Isla Baja". These are mostly free.