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Take a Musical Journey to Vienna’s Summer Night Concert

Photo by Decca/Andrew Eccles

Week of September 4th

Vienna Philharmonic / Christoph Eschenbach / Renee Fleming
Summer Night Concert 2017

Since 2008, the Summer Night Concert has been held in the stunning gardens of the Schonbrunn Palace in Vienna. This year’s free concert attracted a huge crowd (100,000) and featured soprano Renee Fleming and conductor Christoph Eschenbach leading the Vienna Philharmonic. The program included Dvorak’s Carnival Overture and Song to the Moon (Fleming), The Firebird Suite by Stravinsky, as well as works by John Williams, Rachmaninoff, Smetana, and more. Hear selections from the live recording this week on the air.

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The Classical Team
The Classical Team
Published on 09.05.2017