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Wiener Hofburg - Orchester

Auerspergstrasse 1 | Josefsplatz, Vienna 1040, Austria
+43 1 5872552
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Vienna Hofburg Orchestra: Mozart and Strauss Concert
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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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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Auerspergstrasse 1 | Josefsplatz, Vienna 1040, Austria
+43 1 5872552
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

There is no way to pre-book your seats at this venue so its a mad rush to get in. We did not feel it was very atmospheric and wished we had gone to a different venue. The orchestra were good enough, quite amusing and had...More

Thank Bakerboys2013
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

The beauty and grandeur of the Hofberg demands some level of etiquette. Sadly, the complete lack of crowd control meant a few people had their arms up the entire time filming and photographing with cameras casting ugly bright blue lights throughout the performance and a...More

Thank DubaiRollingstone
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Wiener Hofburg-Orchestra, we were lucky to see them in the Reduuten Hall and had a fantastically enjoyable evening! Having been lucky enough to see a number of international orchestras of superb quality, this wonderful group of musicians are outstanding. Professional, perfection in timing and delivery...More

1  Thank romo229
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Our concert was in the Mozart Room of the Konzerthaus. This is one of the smaller concert halls but all the better for its intimacy and good acoustics. The expensive seats are at the front but I preferred the front of the back set of...More

1  Thank EnglishMohican
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This show is mainly for tourists. I picked it because it was modestly priced and close to our hotel, although it was very hard to find the actual entrance in the Hofsburg palace area. The music was very good with singers and some comedy moments....More

1  Thank edcoulter
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Mozart at his best~~complete with opera singers. Strauss waltzes that included ballet performance. All of this is a beautiful setting with perfect acoustics . It was a fabulous even and especially so in light of the young age of many of the performers.

2  Thank 761rickh
Reviewed 10 November 2015

I was approached by Hansome Gentlemen in period costume hoping to sell me tickets to one of the Hofburg Orchestra Evenings. I was a little sceptical, and having checked that they had a license, I took the plunge. I found later that the tickets I...More

3  Thank Billiedoux
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Attended this concert at the Wiener Hofburg Palace. Beautiful music in Austria! There were between 15 and 20 pieces of music and about 1/3 included opera singers. There was even audience participation/interaction. The final piece was...ta dah! The Blue Danube!

1  Thank Shirley R
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I will make it clear that the decision to listen to the orchestra was made last minute. Our river cruise company (Viking) most likely added it as an included excursion as a "gift" to make up for inconveniences caused by having to change ships due...More

3  Thank FloridaSunDevil
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We went to a concert in their Hofburg-Redoutenaal. About 36 musicians playing serious to lighthearted samplings of Mozart and Strauss; including "Magic Flute" and "Blue Danube." They did straight instrumental and a few opera numbers. I would have given them 5 stars if the hall...More

2  Thank Jim A
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Hello, I'm looking into purchasing tickets for the Vienna Hofburg concert and the dresscode is 'elegant', does anyone know what this entails (for both men and women)? Thanks!
21 June 2016|
Response from Kirsten O | Property representative |
Dear Mrs. res_she, we have no special dresscode for Vienna Hofburg Orchestra concerts! You can attend our concerts as well in casual wear - no problem. :-) In case you have further questions or would like to directly book... More
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Robert S
How should I dress when attending the Vienna Hofburg Orchestra?
15 July 2015|
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Response from Kirsten O | Property representative |
Dear Mr. S., there is no dresscode for our concerts. You may as well dress casual. Best regards Team of Vienna Hofburg Orchestra.
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