Discover rehearsal impressions at the Musikverein Wien under Maestro Andris Nelsons for a concert series in Vienna, in Paris at the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, in Frankfurt at the Alte Oper Frankfurt and in Dortmund at the Konzerthaus Dortmund. The program features Beethoven Symphony No. 6 and Dvořák's Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, with our principal cellist Tamás Varga as soloist.
Release: Deutsche Grammophon - Wiener Philharmoniker 175th Anniversary

Enjoy this deluxe limited edition consisting of 44 CDs + 1 Bonus DVD (New Year's Concert 1989 under Carlos Kleiber)!
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Free Entry to Musical Introduction on March 19

Join our "Musical Introduction" to Dvořák's Cello Concerto in B minor, op. 104, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 6 presented by students and members of the Vienna Philharmonic on Sunday, March 19, 10 AM, at the Glass Hall of the Musikverein.
Free entry passes available at the Vienna Philharmonic box office (Kärntner Ring 12, 1010 Vienna) or on March...
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Karl-Heinz Schütz: Flute
Clemens Horak: Oboe
Daniel Ottensamer: Clarinet
Sophie Dartigalongue: Bassoon
Josef Reif: Horn
Johann Hindler: Bass Clarinet

W. A. Mozart: Adagio and Allegro, K. 594 in F minor
L. v. Beethoven: Quintet, op. 4 in E flat major
Jean Françaix: Quatuor
Nino Rota: Petite offrande musicale
Leoš Janáček: Mládí
Congratulations to our second violinist Benjamin Morrison on winning today's audition for a first violin vacancy at the Vienna State Opera Orchestra / Vienna Philharmonic.

Photo: Terry Linke
Find impressions of last night's presentation of the new two volume edition on our history based on the biographies of all our members by Christian Merlin: "Die Wiener Philharmoniker". The event took place at the Wiener Staatsoper where we perform as Vienna State Opera Orchestra.
During the 2017 Vienna Philharmonic Week in New York, three VPO principals - Tamás Varga, Dieter Flury and Dietmar Küblböck - led master classes for young alumni of the National Youth Orchestra of the USA / NYO2 in the Resnick Education Wing of Carnegie Hall.
We have been to Memorial Hall in Chapel Hill for the first time and had a fantastic time - enjoy our album!
Discover the latest rehearsal impressions for tonight's concert at Carnegie Hall under Franz Welser-Möst and with our honorary member Rudolf Buchbinder, who will interpret Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 1.
By the way, don't miss the live radio broadcast at 8 PM:
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Joint Exhibit at the Austrian Cultural Forum New York until March 10!

Battle of the Bands: At 175, New York and Vienna Face Off
Find impressions of the rehearsal for our first concert at Carnegie Hall featuring the US premiere of "Time Recycling" by our violinist René Staar.
Tune in on February 25, 8 PM and enjoy!
LIVE radio broadcast from Carnegie Hall at WQXR:
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Photo: Terry Linke
In 2017, both the New York Philharmonic and the Vienna Philharmonic celebrate their 175th anniversary. On this occasion a joint exhibit of archival material has just been opened at the Austrian Cultural Forum New York.

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Hello New York!
Looking forward to our US Tour 2017.
See you there!

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