Performances and concerts 2016/17

 

Somewhere


10 Mar. 2017
Musikverein, Gläserner Saal

Webern Chamber Choir
Musical direction: Alois Glaßner
Moderation: Christian Glanz


Songs of the Nordic Sami people; Rhaeto-Romanic, Basque, and Yiddish songs; African music and American gospels; works by Béla Bartók, and Johannes Brahms


In cooperation with the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien

 

Imperial Talents


2 Mar. 2017
Hotel Imperial, Hallensalon

Aureum Saxophone Quartet

Works by J.S. Bach, Modest Mussorgsky, Astor Piazzolla, Johann Hausl, György Ligeti, Markus Adam, and Chick Corea


In cooperation with Hotel Imperial

(c) Michaela Maria Hintermayr

 

Aurelia Vişovan


14 Feb. 2017
Brucknerhaus, Mittlerer Saal

Aurelia Vişovan, piano

Works of J.S. Bach, Jean Françaix, George Enescu, and Frédéric Chopin


In cooperation with Brucknerhaus Linz

(c) Sanziana Craciun

 

Nordic waltzes


24 Jan. 2017
Musikverein, Gläserner Saal

Collegium musicum of the mdw
Musical direction: Vladimir Kiradjiev


Viennese impressions of the North and a trip around the world

Works by Hermann Dostal, Joseph Lanner, Carl Millöcker, Johann Strauß Sohn, Josef Strauß, Franz Lehár, Emile Waldteufel, and Hans Christian Lumbye


In cooperation with the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien

 

Webern Wind Quintet


10 Jan. 2017
Brucknerhaus, Mittlerer Saal

Webern Wind Quintet

Works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Elliott Carter, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Gustav Holst, and György Ligeti


In cooperation with Brucknerhaus Linz

(c) Alison Joyce

 

The Song of the Earth


14 Dec. 2016
Musikverein, Gläserner Saal

Christiane Döcker, alto
Martin Piskorski, tenor
and further students of the mdw


Works by Johann Bohuslav Foerster, Alexander Zemlinsky, and Gustav Mahler (arranged by Arnold Schönberg and Rainer Riehn)


In cooperation with the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien

 

Lost Landscapes - Impressions of Finland


8 Nov. 2016
Musikverein, Gläserner Saal

Students of the mdw and the Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki
Moderation: Peter Kislinger


Works by Leevi Madetoja, Kalevi Aho, Einojuhani Rautavaara, and Jean Sibelius


In cooperation with the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien

 

Imperial Talents


3 Nov. 2016
Hotel Imperial, Hallensalon

Georgina Oakes, clarinet
Mari Sato, piano


Works by Charles-Marie Widor, Jules Massenet, Sergej Prokofiev, Claude Debussy, Francis Poulenc and Pablo de Sarasate/Georges Bizet


In cooperation with Hotel Imperial

(c) Eva Puella