Airs Wednesday, January 1 at 10 a.m. Get ready to pop the New Year's Day champagne! The Vienna Philharmonic presents its annual salute to the waltz on New Year's Day 2014. The orchestra has invited Daniel Barenboim to welcome 2014 by conducting the annual New Year's year's concert, honoring his 25 years of musical collaboration with the orchestra, and his efforts to bring peace to the world through music. Hear the hit tunes of the Strauss family and others – polkas, gallops and waltzes, live from the Musikverein, on New Year's Day from Vienna! Hosted by Laura Carlo.
Airs Tuesday, November 26 at 1 p.m. On our final program from the Mozart Festival, the Vienna Philharmonic under the direction of Teodor Currentzis will present the Adagio–Allegro spiritoso from Mozart’s Linz Symphony and Jérémie Rhorer will lead Le Cercle de L’Harmonie in Mozart’s Symphony in A, KV 201. Also on the program you’ll hear a sinfonia by JC Bach.
Airs Tuesday, November 18 at 1 p.m. This week on the Mozart Festival, Marc Minkowski leads "Les Musiciens du Louvre Grenoble' with soprano Olga Peretyatko in Excerpts from Mozart’s “Don Giovanni’ and then pianist Maria João Pires will be featured in Mozart’s Concerto for Piano & Orchestra in d minor with the Vienna Philharmonic under the direction of Gustavo Dudamel.
Airs Tuesday, November 12 at 1 p.m. This week from the Mozart Festival in Salzburg, the Vienna Philharmonic under Gustavo Dudamel presents Mozart’s Posthorn-Serenade and Le Cercle de L’Harmonie under the direction of Jérémie Rhorer perform Mozart’s Symphony in G, KV 110. Also on the program, Mozart’s “Allegro vivace” from the Symphony in C and the “Kyrie” & “Gloria” from Mozart’s Missa solemnis.
Airs Tuesday, November 5 at 1 p.m. This is the authentic Mozart, presented like nowhere else. For The Mozart Festival, artists and thousands of visitors have come to Salzburg, city of Mozart’s birth, to celebrate Mozart: from the United States, Venezuela, Germany, Russia, Brazil, Portugal, France, Great Britain, Greece, Austria, Spain, and from around the world. It is one of the world’s most spectacular music events. Program features pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard with the Vienna Philharmonic under the direction of Teodor Currentzis in Mozart's Allegro from the Concerto for Piano & Orchestra in c minor, KV 491 and the Camerata Salzburg under Louis Langrée in Mozart's Symphony in D, KV 385 “Haffner.”