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Friday
01
January

New Year's Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic

The Vienna Boys Choir has been invited to participate; Mariss Jansons conducts

The New Year's Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra


For the sixth time, the Vienna Boys Choir has been invited to participate in the prestigious event; Mariss Jansons conducts

The choir will sing two polkas by the brothers Strauss. "Sängerlust" (Singer's Joy), a French polka by Johann Strauss II, has a classic text by satirist Josef Weyl. The fast polka "Auf Ferienreisen" (On Holiday) by Josef Strauss has not been sung before; the performance of the new choral version is a world premiere.