Grafenegg's Opening Concert

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Grafenegg’s Grand Festival Opening Concert will be livestreamed on fidelio.

  • Grafenegg | Copyright: © Alexander Haiden

    Grafenegg © Alexander Haiden

  • Tonkünstler Orchester | Copyright: © Udo Titz

    Tonkünstler Orchester © Udo Titz

This year’s festival opening in Grafenegg offers four seasons on one summer night. Sarah Chang and the Tonkünstler Orchestra will open the grand festival with Vivaldi’s masterpiece “The four seasons”. Subsequently, we will hear the almost forgotten but beautiful Victorian piece by Mendelsson Bartholdy «Hear My Prayer», interpreted by soprano Camilla Nylund. Finally, Stravinsky’s grand “Symphony of Psalms” will be performed and Composer in Residence Peter Ruzicka will contribute the traditional opening fanfare.

Watch this concert LIVE on fidelio on 16 August 2019 at 19:30

Recording location Grafenegg
English title Grafenegg Opening Concert
Original title Festival-Eröffnung Grafenegg
Genre Live Event
Recording date 16 August 2019



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