Salute to Vienna: World’s Greatest New Year’s Concert!
Saturday, January 2, 2010 at 8:00 PM
Music Center at Strathmore
The Strauss Symphony of America™
Niels Muus, conductor (Vienna)
Akiko Nakajima, soprano (Vienna-Tokyo)
Karl Michael Ebner, tenor (Vienna)
With dancers from:
Vienna Dance Project
What a fantastic way to celebrate the New Year with Salute to Vienna as it returns for another sensational performance! Inspired by Vienna’s world-famous New Year’s Concert, Salute to Vienna brings the same splendor, charm and beauty to North America. Fall in love with Vienna’s “Waltz King”, Johann Strauss Jr., in an unforgettable and uplifting performance of music, song and dance!
Enjoy a brilliant cast of over 75 musicians, European singers and magnificent dancers: a brand new cast and a splendid new program features operetta excerpts, popular waltzes, polkas and marches. Guaranteed to inspire and delight!
What “Nutcracker” means to Christmas, “Salute to Vienna” means to the New Year!
Don’t miss this exciting and joyous performance!