Vienna Philharmonic

Airs Thursday, September 21, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week at The BBC Proms we feature the Vienna Philharmonic under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas with pianist Emanuel Ax in a concert that opens with the Variations on the St. Anthony Chorale by Brahms and closes with Beethoven's Symphony No. 7. In between, pianist Pianist Emanuel Ax is featured in Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 14.

Airs Thursday, December 18 at 11 a.m. A new series of special concert from the Mozart Festival 2014. This weeks' concert features Marc Minkowski leading the Vienna Philharmonic in the Andante from Mozart’s Serenade in D, KV 250 “Haffner.”  The Alina Ibragimóva, violin; Renaud Capuçon, violin; Gérard Caussé, viola; Léa Hennino, viola; and Clemens Hagan, ‘cello will present Mozart's Quintet in g minor, KV 516, and the program concludes with the Gloria from Mozart: Mass in C with the Salzburg Cathedral Chorus and Orchestra under János Czifra joined by soprano Sophie Mitterhuber, alto Bernadette Furch, tenor Maximilian Kiener, and bass William Hackett. Hannes Eichmann will host.

Airs Thursday, December 4 at 11 a.m. A new series of special concert from the Mozart Festival 2014. This opening program features Louis Langrée leading the Camerata Salzburg in Mozart’s Symphony in D, KV 504 (Prague).  Also on the concert the Vienna Philharmonic under Marc Minkowski in Mozart’s Serenade in D, KV 250 (Haffner).

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.