This week intense technical preparations of our annual open-air (and free of charge!) SUMMER NIGHT CONCERT take place at the baroque gardens of Schönbrunn in Vienna. Discover some impressions, especially the new setting of the concert stage in front of Schloß Schönbrunn for May 25.
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Learn more about our Historical Archives: Relisten on OE1 to Wolfgang Plank, head of the VPO Historical Archives, and Silvia Kargl, historian at the Historical Archives, talking to Otto Brusatti as well as a lot of music by the Vienna Philharmonic!
This year we opened the 2017 Festival Pražské jaro / Prague Spring Festival under the baton of Daniel Barenboim with Smetana's Má vlast. Discover beautiful moments at the Smetana Hall and the city of Prague.
Find impressions of our tour to Munich where we performed Smetana's Má Vlast under Maestro Daniel Barenboim at Philharmonie im Gasteig München last night. To be continued... in Prague today and tomorrow.
For our upcoming concert of the Vienna Festival Weeks at the Wiener Konzerthaus on May 14, Daniel Barenboim conducts Smetana's 'Má Vlast' as well as Boulez's 'Notations für Orchester'. Discover some impressions of our rehearsals for 'Notations" with an extraordinary percussion section.
About five years ago, the VPO & Suntory Music Aid Fund started its activities in the Japanese region hit by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami catastrophes. This year, activities were organized for the first time in Kumamoto, which was hit by strong earthquakes in April 2016. To commemorate this, members of the Vienna Philharmonic performed with Japanese colleagues Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 2... View details ⇨
The Vienna Philharmonic performs its annual Summer Night Concert Schönbrunn, an open-air event with FREE admission, in the unique ambience of the gardens of Schönbrunn Palace, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site, on Thursday, May 25, 2017.
Maestro Christoph Eschenbach conducts the Summer Night Concert 2017. ‘Fairytales and Myths' is the theme of a magical evening of music from opera,... View details ⇨
Today at 10.05 AM live on OE1: Tune in and listen to our principal harpist Anneleen Lenaerts and our principal bassist Christoph Wimmer talking to Otto Brusatti about their life as musicians. Enjoy! [ Oe1.orf.at Link ]