The Kölner Philharmonie was built in the 1980s and ranks among the most important concert halls in Germany. The Kölner Philharmonie has performances ranging from symphonies, chamber music, jazz, as well as folk and pop music. Orchestras and soloists from around the world have performed here. There is a concert nearly every day, sometimes two. The Kölner Philharmonie has excellent acoustics and the large circular hall ensures that every seat has a great view.