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Strauss Concert Hofburg Palace

Margaretenstrasse 3 | Wiener Hofburg Orchester, Vienna 1040, Austria
43-1-587 25 52
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The Vienna Hofburg Orchestra presents classical concerts by Johann Strauss and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart featuring international vocal solo artists in Viennas most beautiful concert halls. The concerts are held three times a week every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from May until mid October and additional every Wednesday from June to September. The program features the most famous waltz and operetta melodies by the "King of the Waltz" Johann Strauss, Franz Léhar and opera arias by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
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“comedy” (3 reviews)
“sopranos” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Margaretenstrasse 3 | Wiener Hofburg Orchester, Vienna 1040, Austria
Wieden
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

We went to this concert with friends.Because I am not a classical music fan I did not expect much. To my surprise I enjoyed the concert and was thoroughly entertained.

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful music from Strauss and Mozart. Amazing sopranos and touch of humor from conductor and percussionist. Very much enjoyed this beautiful music.

Thank llynnm
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We watched a good concert at The Imperial Palace. Its for lovers of Strauss. The sopranos were excellent and the small orchestra were superb.

Thank trevorviegas
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is a do not miss event while in Vienna! The musicians are some of the best I have ever seen and the singers and ballerinas added another dimension to the evening. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

Thank Mrsdrclay
Reviewed 1 June 2016

30 pc orchestra, magnificent venue, 4 singers, on for an hour and a half. cat b seat 42 euros. best deal in town .

Thank 701joec
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This was the worst choice we made in a 2 week vacation. Commercialized, impersonal, and a hall packed with cheap banquet chairs, wedged tightly together. Be very certain about the venue before you commit, but better yet - find a different service to provide this...More

Thank momarino143
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The orchestra and vocalists were at least good, but the venue was very poor. It appeared to have been a large ballroom with high ceiling, hard wall surfaces, filled with audience on folding chairs. The room was not acoustically designed for performances, so from at...More

2  Thank GrizzlyCurmudgeon
Reviewed 22 October 2015

After others from our tour group had been and RAVED about the concert, we booked tickets for the next night. We were unaware they did it at more than one venue. GREAT music of Mozart, Strauss, etc including opera singers-LOVED the music!!! HIDEOUS environment -...More

1  Thank EWB-in-MB
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This is a great evening. The palace concert setting is beautiful. The orchestra is great and the singers are excellent. This is a better concert than you get at Schonbrunn.

Thank CardsFan05
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Like many others, I've watched the New Year's Day Concert from Vienna on TV and wished I could experience it. This obviously isn't quite the same thing but nevertheless extremely enjoyable. I loved the whole experience. It was light hearted an we were kept entertained...More

2  Thank Jo K
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sdg48
6 July 2015|
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Response from J F | Reviewed this property |
We were there in the beginning of June,although a few men had jackets, most had on a dress shirt and slacks, and some were in nice polos. It really is a more relaxed event. Hope this helps.
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retchief81
2 February 2015|
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Response from Agoh | Reviewed this property |
It is ok to dress casually. They are catered for tourists so we are not expected to have our suit and dresses ready. I did notice a few Japanese tourists came well prepared though!
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retchief81
2 February 2015|
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Response from Willie C | Reviewed this property |
for both man and a woman come in style. an evening dress for women would be appropriate and for men a nice jacket or blazer with a tie would be perfect. dinner is served in a very elegant environment as part of the whole... More
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