For the first time a meeting of bards in Nuremberg was held in 1976, by Hans Sachs, as something special, something like a youth festival. Then led to the success of the Festival of art song every year. Today it is one of the most important musical events of its kind in Germany. Every year more than 100,000 fans bard come vstolitsu Franconia to hear this multinational singing performance. Repertoire of performers author songs and group covers a broad musical spectrum from classic rock, pop and jazz to avant-garde ideas and cabaret.

And all this does not have to pay. The proximity of the old town creates a different atmosphere and makes festival unique. The festival is held every year in late July or early August. Everywhere in the old town meetings organized by the bard to many concert area, which offers a varied program. They stretch from the area of St. Lorenz, passing the ruins of the Church of St. Catherine, the main market square and up to Sebalda moat. If you're targeting, then follow the others. Flow of people will lead you from a concert stage to another. As you know, nyurnberzhtsy – musical people, and therefore visit this festival promises lots of fun.