Sunday, January 1, 2012

classical traditions

Every January 1st (since 1939) there is a famous concert by the Vienna Philharmonic orchestra, broadcast worldwide and very popular in Germany. All songs are by the various Strauss composers. The most well-known songs are usually played as encores...An der schönen blauen Donau, and the Radetzky March (with hilarious audience participation).  Here is the broadcast from last year:

1 comment:

  1. Liebe Kathryn!
    Bestimmt! Es war aber prima!!!
    Auch war die Ballett so schon!!!!!!!!
    Die Tranen waren in meinen Augen!!!!!!!
    von deinen gunstigen Tante Marguerite