Collection of Historic Musical Instruments
What do old musical instruments displayed in glass cases have to do with music? The world-renowned Collection of Historic Musical Instruments has the answer Music should be heard, not locked away in glass display cases, you might think. But when...
The legend and Nobel laureate continues his never ending tour with his first triple album. One of the most important and influential performers of the 20th century, Bob Dylan emerged from the 1960s American countercul...
Austrian band contests and the next generation in pursuit of the big stage by Benjamin Kubaczek & Cynthia Peck   “Competitions are for horses, not artists,” quipped Hungarian composer BĂ©la BartĂłk. Perhaps. But the world thinks otherwise, and competitions are flourishing – not only in classical music. Band contests have seen an upsurge in recent […]
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dropkick murphys
The Irish-American punk rockers kick off their European tour in Vienna Raucous and bursting with Celtic pride, The Dropkick Murphys have been mixing Gaelic folk with punk for 20 years and counting. The Boston originals, not ones to rest on their s...
west side story
The deadly rivalry between the Sharks and the Jets ignites once again, as an international cast takes the stage celebrating Jerome Robbins’ legacy The first measures of Leonard Bernstein’s jazz prologue start slowly, a melodic counterpoint to the sn...
Wiener Festwochen
Throughout its 65 year history, this festival has consistently presented the year’s most innovative offering of music, drama, performance, and dialogue – not only showcasing our fair city to global visitors, but bringing the world to Vienna. In our May issue, we’ve highlighted some of the theater productions that will be staged. Here are some […]
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Music is Trump

Resonanzen Festival
The Resonanzen Festival, nine intensive days of early music in January, confirms that music still holds all the cards. It’s not fake news: Musik ist Trumpf (Music Holds the Trump Card) is the motto of the 2019 Resonanzen Festival...
The introspective musician creates dreamy beats for a changing world. With an eclectic style that draws from jazz and world music, English electronic artist Simon Green, better known by his stage name Bonobo, is currently on tour to promote his ...

Waves Vienna

waves vienna
The club culture festival presents emerging international artists Now going into its sixth iteration, the Waves Vienna Music Festival and Conference stays true to its motto “East Meets West”, featuring a long, international line-up with a special ...
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