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Strauss Symphony of Canada: Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert
December 29, 2019 @ 2:30 pm MST$49.50 – $97.50
Waltz into 2020 with Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert, now a Canadian Tradition! This dazzling performance evokes a golden age of Viennese music, brimming with energy, merriment, and romance. It is a glorious re-creation of the beloved Neujahrskonzert, the concert that has welcomed the New Year for more than 80 years in Vienna and all over the world.
Led by a witty and charming conductor who is an expert in Viennese music, Salute to Vienna brings the music of Johann Strauss to life with European singers, ballroom dancers, and ballet. Backed by the Strauss Symphony of Canada, the performance is rich with selections from beloved operettas, elegant dances, lively overtures, and the beautiful Blue Danube Waltz. Celebrate the start of the New Year with Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert, delighting audiences in Edmonton for 23 years.
Strauss Symphony of Canada
András Deák, conductor (Budapest)
Monika Rebholz, soprano (Vienna)
Alexander Kaimbacher, tenor (Vienna)
Featuring dancers from
National Ballet of Hungary &
International Champion Ballroom Dancers