Concerts in Vienna

You must take in a concert while you are in Vienna. Ours combined, a symphony, ballet, and opera. It was fabulous.      

St. Stephen’s Cathedral Vienna Suspended Cross

This glorious suspended cross in St. Stephen’s Cathedral in Vienna, Austria is worth the trip just to see it. It must have been recently added because I do not see it in very many pictures on the web. It is moving to say the least.

Kursalon, Vienna

Our final evening in Vienna would not have been complete without dinner, orchestra, opra, ballet at this lovely historic venue. Kursalon: Imperial Spa Pavilion In the 19th century, spas became very fashionable in Europe. Spas provided not only water cure, but also different other diversions for guests, and soon became meeting centre for the elite. […]

Vienna Austria Concert at the Kursalon

This concert was so exceptionally good, I stayed for the entire production. Not only was there a great small symphony orchestra, but a lovely ballet couple and a soprano and tenor opera singers that were amazingly good. I would recommend doing this while you are there.  

Vienna, Austria

Vienna’s roots lie in early Celtic and Roman settlements that transformed into a Medieval and Baroque city, the capital of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The historic centre of Vienna is rich in architectural ensembles, including Baroque castles and gardens, and the late-19th-century Ringstrasse lined with grand buildings, monuments and parks. A plague epidemic ravaged Vienna in […]