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Mozart  Week - Salzburg  Austria

Mozart Week

Winter Classical music Festival

January 26 – Feb 4 2017

Organized by the International Mozarteum Foundation, Mozart week is held every January around his birthday. There are opera productions,

Orchestra performances, chamber music, instrumental and soloist concerts. A week of celebrating and enjoy the great music of Salzburg’s favorite son

Friday Jan 26 2018 Opening  3:00 pm

Grossser Saal  Mozarteum

7:30 pm Opera Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 The Abduction  from the Seraglio”

Saturday  Jan 27  

11:00 am  Grosser Saal Mozarteum

Orchestra Concert

7:30 Grosser Saal Mozarteum  Orchestra Concert

Monday  January 29

Grosser Saal  Mozarteum

Saturday  January 28

Weiner Saal  Mozarteum

Chamber  concert

Schumann Quartettt

Wednesday January 31  Chamber  concert  Wind Serenades

Feb 1st  3:00 pm Wienersaal Mozarteum

Mozart piano Sonatas   

7:30 Mozarteumorchestra Salzburg

Grosser Saal Mozarteum

Feb  2nd  7:30 pm Haus fur Mozart

Opera Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

The Abduction  from the Seraglio”

The venues for the festival include the large Festival Hall, the Mozart Museums Felsenreitschule, large Festival Hall, Large Hall of the Mozarteum, and the Mozarteums University.

The Mozart Week Festival will include the works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Franz Schubert and Elliott Carter.

The soloist and ensembles including the Hagen Quartet have

Made the festival reputation what it is today. First held in 1956 ,

The Mozart week festival is a highlight of concert events for classical music and Mozart lovers.

A light snowfall at this time of year will only add to the romantic ambience of Salzburg.            

A highlight will be the horse choreographer Bartabas and his team from the Academie equestre de Versailles who will interpret the cantata “David penitente”.

Well know Mozart conductors including Nikolaus Harnoncourt,  Marc Minkowski  and Andras  Schiff , along with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg and the Musiciens du Louvre Grenoble will be performing.

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