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Le nozze di Figaro at Theater an der Wien

Le nozze di Figaro at Theater an der Wien

Com­e­dy in the mad­house: A risky twist on Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro at The­ater an der Wien “Act­ing is the expres­sion of a neu­rot­ic impulse. It’s a bum’s life,” stat­ed the late, great Mar­lon Bran­do. Felix Breisach took this idea to heart when stag­ing his mod­ern­ized

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Babar & Peter and the Wolf at the Konzerthaus

Babar & Peter and the Wolf at the Konzerthaus

Poulenc’s Babar and Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf charm all ages at the Konz­erthaus In yesterday’s mati­nee con­cert at the Konz­erthaus, the Wiener Kam­merOrch­ester, Ste­fan Vladar and Thomas Quasthoff pre­sent­ed music by Mozart, Prokofiev and Poulenc in a fam­i­­ly-friend­­ly for­mat. READ MORE  

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Die Zauberflöte at the Vienna Staatsoper a mixed bag

Die Zauberflöte at the Vienna Staatsoper a mixed bag

Die Zauber­flöte at the Vien­na Staat­sop­er a mixed bag Danc­ing ted­dy bears, a larg­er-than-life Saras­tro, live birds and numer­ous air­born char­ac­ters all make the brand new pro­duc­tion of Mozart’s beloved Singspiel at the Staat­sop­er a very fam­i­­ly-friend­­ly event. READ MORE

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Buchbinder opens the season

Buchbinder opens the season

Buch­binder opens the sea­son at the Vien­na Konz­erthaus with a night of bril­liance Rudolf Buch­binder is a name now syn­ony­mous with clas­si­cal piano inter­pre­ta­tion. He has over 100 record­ings in his discog­ra­phy, and his recent series of com­plete Beethoven sonatas the world over has giv­en him an

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Heinrich Schiff and the Camerata Salzburg

Heinrich Schiff and the Camerata Salzburg

Some like it hot: Hein­rich Schiff and the Cam­er­a­ta Salzburg cook up a con­cert in a swel­ter­ing Vien­na You know that it is real­ly warm in the hall when a spe­cial announce­ment before the con­cert is made apol­o­giz­ing to all the ladies in the house that the

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Leonidas Kavakos and the Wiener Symphoniker

Leonidas Kavakos and the Wiener Symphoniker

Wiener Klas­sik­er” world class: Leonidas Kavakos and the Wiener Sym­phoniker enthrall Enter­ing a stand­ing-room-only hall on Tues­day evening in the Gross­er Saal of the Musikvere­in, Leonidas Kavakos calm­ly made his way to cen­ter stage, hugged the con­cert mas­ter, smiled at the orches­tra and then cued the begin­ning

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Jason Bridges, tenor

Jason Bridges, tenor

In 2011, Chan­da start­ed to work with her long-time friend and fel­low East­man Alum­nus tenor Jason Bridges. Jason is estab­lish­ing him­self as an inter­na­tion­al­ly renowned young tenor. Born in Penn­syl­va­nia, he began his musi­cal train­ing at the East­man School of Music in Rochester, NY. He con­tin­ued his edu­ca­tion at the Roy­al Con­ser­va­toire

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