For over 40 years the Johann Strauss Gala has been entertaining UK audiences with its combination of timeless music, dancing and a splash of comedy. Presented by showman Rainer Hersch, The Johann Strauss Orchestra and Dancers have just announced a string of UK concerts for 2016. Classic Strauss interpretations Rainer will be conducting the Johann […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Rudy Giovannini singing Strauss with Strato-Vani during the TV special Johann Strauss à la Rudy Giovannini Italian tenor Rudy Giovannini, has announced the dates for the next Köfele festival in the South Tyrol, Italy June 5 to 6, 2015. This will be the 15th edition of the annual music event. Rudy Giovannini is an Italian […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Rudy Giovannini dates in December 2014 include some 18 shows, mostly in Germany but also in Belgium. Known for his interpretation of Strauss melodies, Giovannini is probably one of the busiest singers in the world. Many of these shows are his Christmas specials, but he usually includes Strauss songs in the repertoire as well. However, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
On the 5th of October the Johann Strauss Ensemble starts a new concert cycle in cooperation with the Musiktheater Linz, Austria. Called “On the Wings of Song”, the cycle will showcase the international character of the theatre. At each concert, the musicians of the Johann Strauss Ensemble will invite one member of the opera Ensemble […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Lovers of German folk music, Johann Strauss and schläger are preparing an annual trip to the Köfele Festival in the South Tyrol, Italy. Laives (Liefer), the hometown of Rudy Giovannini will welcome him and other artists June 6 to 9, 2014. Many of his fan clubs from around Germany, Belgium, Austria and Switzerland will make […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Austrian channel Melodie TV will be broadcasting the Rudy Giovannini TV special on “Viva Strauss” on Thursday January 2, 2013 at 8.15pm. The show was recorded in Belgium with the full Strato-Vani Orchestra, showcasing the Italian singer’s version of classic Strauss melodies. Upon its release, the album “Viva Strauss” stayed for almost 6 months in […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
This year’s Vienna New Year’s concert – again – looks like being a great event. The Vienna Philharmonic has invited none other than Daniel Barenboim to conduct the show. This is in recognition of the orchestra’s 25 years of musical collaboration with Barenboim, as the General Music Director of the State Opera Unter den Linden […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The Johann Strauss Ensemble, led by Russell McGregor, is about to undertake a tour of Australia and Singapore. The Ensemble is one of the busiest Strauss performers, with regular performances notably across Eastern Europe (they are based in Austria). The concerts coincide with the release of a new album called, appropriately, “Eastward”. These dates will […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Friday, June 21 2013, Washington will play host to an evening that evokes Old World royalty, fairy tales, and 18th century European charm. The Austrian embassy in Washington is opening its doors to bring together the glory of Old Austria with the allure of Modern Western Europe. From the music of Strauss and Mozart from […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Black Tie Masquerade Ball and Anniversary Gala from International Club of DC on Vimeo. The “Night in Vienna” ball will be held for the 9th time at the National Museum for Women in the Arts on February 23, 2013. The anniversary gala is an opportunity to experience a magical evening in one of the most […]Continue Reading... No Comments.