Playing Rich in Contrast


  Tuesday, December 1, 2015, Culture Sectiom Konzerthaus: KammerOrchester, Hattori  Playing Rich in Contrast Once again, the Vienna Chamber Orchestra has led the way through the season with sparkling musical high points. In their second series concert, together with Spanish soprano Ainhoa Arteta and conductor Joji Hattori, they swept the enthusiastic audience into the world of […]

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European Weeks -Weekends of Contrasts


Vienna Chamber Orchestra in Engelszell „LIGHT Hearts, Joyful Minds” ” – according to the programme of the concert in the Upper Austrian monastery Engelszell, it went under this creatively conceived motto, with “joyful” works of “enormous popularity”.

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Thrilling String Sounds


“Neues Volksblatt”, 20.07.2015 Page 16 Culture Section At a concert of the Passau European Weeks at the Engelszell monastery church, the Vienna Chamber Orchestra presented an interesting programme, which began with the youthfully

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A Viennese whirl through Mozart masterpieces in Bogotá


April 3, 2015, www.bachtrack.com Vienna and Bogotá share few things in common: delicious coffee and rich chocolate are the two which readily spring to mind. Mozart must now be considered a third connection. Despite the setting of the Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo’s wood and concrete shell, from the second bar of the overture […]

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Concentrated Passion


“Kleine Zeitung” on 13.07.2015 Page: 42 Section: Culture&Film Styria Haydn’s „Seven Last Words“ as Oratorio. NEUBERG. Joseph Haydn’s „Sieben letzte Worte unseres Erlösers am Kreuz“ (The Seven Last Words of our Saviour on the Cross) composed in 1795 in the oratorio version and premiered a

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Carefully Intensified Arc of Suffering


“Kronen Zeitung” on 13.07.2015 page 30 Section: Culture FROM: MATTHIAS WAGNER   Neuberger Kulturtage: Oratorio by Joseph Haydn for the Opening in the Cathedral The Vienna Chamber Orchestra and the Singakademie opened the Neuberger Kulturtage to the appreciative ear of Heinz Fischer – the federal presidents traditionally spend their summer

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Spanish Hours without Breasts


 on 30th May 2015 By Stephan Burianek The Vienna Kammeroper presents Rarities by Maurice Ravel and Francis Poulenc (excerpt) What does a neglected housewife do when both of her suitors turn out to be wimps? She takes up with the furniture mover. That, in short, is the plot of a slapstick comedy set to music […]

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Wit and Charm


“Kronen Zeitung” on 30.05.2015 page: 50 section: Culture by Karlheinz Roschitz Bgld, N.Ö., Vbg, Wi Kammeroper: Ravel & Poulenc Wit and Charm (excerpt) …The refined swing of the music moves the story ahead impressively. Conductor Gelsomino Rocco, with the Vienna Chamber Orchestra, knows how to realize Poulenc’s mix with fluffy lightness and beauty of sound. […]

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Refreshingly lively


“Kronen Zeitung” on 25 April, 2015 Page: 48 Section: Culture / Upper Austria Chamber Orchestra: Refreshingly lively An interesting encounter with the Vienna Chamber Orchestra under the direction of conductor Stefan Vladar, who was in particularly brilliant form on this day at the Brucknerhaus in Linz. In

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An illustrious past shines again


“Neues Volksblatt” on 25 April 2015 Section: Culture Neues Volksblatt Linz An illustrious past shines again The Japanese cellist Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi (*1942) can look back upon an illustrious past, but he is still a soloist in demand around the world – even as president of Suntory Hall in Tokyo, he

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