Strauss Symphony of America | Imre Kollr, conductor (Budapest) | Lilla Galambos, soprano (Vienna) | Sera Gsch, soprano (Vienna) | Thomas Weinhappel, baritone (Vienna) | Featuring dancers from Aniko Ballet of Ukraine & International Champion Ballroom DancersPROGRAM:
Selections from Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow, and more, including the beloved Blue Danube Waltz
With timeless music, dazzling costumes, breathtaking dance, and stunning floral designs, Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert evokes all the charm and romance of Vienna’s golden age. Fresh each year with a new cast and musical program, the Strauss Symphony of America, European operetta stars, European ballroom dancers and members of the Aniko Ballet of Ukraine will bring the music of Johann Strauss, Franz Lehr and their contemporaries to life with selections from Die Fledermaus, The Merry Widow and more, including the beloved Blue Danube Waltz. Inspired by the traditional New Year’s concert that has taken place in Vienna every year for more than eight decades, this energetic, lighthearted New Year’s extravaganza is a celebration of music, beauty and every exciting opportunity the New Year has to offer.Presented by Glatz Concert Productions. The Nashville Symphony will not perform at this concert.