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Key Information

Year of production
2016
Duration
01:30:00
Country of origin
Austria
Produced by
A co-production by ORF, ARTE and Felix Breisach Medienwerkstatt
Rights holder
ORF
Categories
New Releases > Music
Music > Concerts
Intended distribution
Made for TV
Intended audiences
General Audience

Language versions

Original
No linguistic content

Topics

Classical music

Synopsis

For more than 20 years “Christmas in Vienna” is one of the most prestigious classical concert productionsin Europe. Every year the traditional Christmas concert takes places in the glamorous Wiener Konzerthaus and brings together a quartet of the best international vocalists.They recite atmospheric Christmas songs from all over the world, accompanied by the ORF Vienna Radio Symphonic Orchestra, the Vienna Singing Academy and the Vienna Boys Choir. A repertoire of classic and popular music from around the world also determine the 2016 program as an annual climax during Christmas season.

Soloists:
  • Noah Stewart
  • Angela Denoke
  • Vesselina Kasarova
  • Günter Haumer


Program 2016:  

Glöckchen Ouvertüre  //  Leonhard Cohen (*1934) Hallelujah //  Gioacchino Rossini (1792 – 1868): Domine Deus //  Charles Gounod (1818-1893) Sanctus //  Michał Lorenc (*1955) Ave Maria  // Johannes Brahms (1833 – 1897) Lullaby - Guten Abend, gut´ Nacht  // Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 -1750) Jauchzet, Frohlocket  // George Bizet (1838-1875): Au fond du temple saint //  Pietro Yon (1886 - 1943) Gesu Bambino  // Ernesto Lecuona (1895 – 1963) Malagueña //

Traditional Spiritual I Want Jesus to Walk with Me //   Hristo Nedyalkov (1932 – 2013) Simna Pesnitschka //  Oh Heiland reiß die Himmel auf // Es ist ein Ros entsprungen // Fröhliche Weihnacht  // Joseph Haydn (1732 – 1809) // I wonder as I wander  //  José Benito Barros (1915-2007) Navidad negra //  Corramos Corramos Leise rieselt der Schnee // Heißa Buama  //  Feliz Navidad  

Additional Information

Conducted by Erwin Ortner


Soloists: Angela Denoke, Vesselina Kasarova, Noah Stewart, Günter Haumer


Orchestra: ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra


Choir: Vienna Boys Choir, Vienna Singing Academy


Also available:
Christmas in Vienna 2009–2015
Christmas in Vienna 2004–2007


Available worldwide except for Germany and France

Cast & Crew

Director
Felix Breisach