Christmas in Vienna: Enjoy a Range of Christmas Concerts at Famous Venues in Vienna:
Christmas is a special time in Vienna and in the four weeks leading to Christmas much of the city’s deeply-rooted Christmas traditions are played out in the living rooms and kitchens of homes and in colourful events around the city.
Christmas markets are a a long-standing Austrian tradition as are the famous Vienna classical concerts. At Christmas time the city’s churches and concert halls put on the best of their Advent concerts.
If you are spending Christmas in Vienna, you too can enjoy one of the many traditional Christmas concerts in the city.
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Many of the concerts are held in venues which are themselves very popular Vienna attractions such as the St Stephen’s Cathedral and the Wiener Hofburg.
Below are some of the special Christmas concerts in Vienna. You can book your Vienna concert tickets on-line by clicking on the link:
Christmas Concerts in Vienna
|Nov. 30 – Dec 23||Stephansdom: Christmas Concert |
In the glorious setting of Vienna’s Stephansdom (St Stephen’s Cathedral), soloists from the Wiener KammerOrchester (Vienna Chamber Orchestra) and members from the ORG-Choir of the Vienna Boys’ Choir perform works by Mozart, Bach, Schubert and Haydn at this Advent Concert Series.
|Nov. 30 – Dec 23||Annakirche: Magic Trumpet |
In the intimate setting of St Anne’s Church visitors can enjoy works by Mozart, Bach, Schubert and Haydn.
|Dec. 1 – Dec. 23||Malteserkirche: ‘Christmas Trumpet’ |
Enjoy a special Christmas Trumpet Concert with works of Händel, Purcell, Bach, Pachelbel, and more at the Malteserkirche whose history is linked to that of the Maltese Order.
|Dec.15 & 19 only||Minoritenkirche: ‘Trumpets in Concert – A Very Special Christmas’ |
Trumpet players Martin Angerer, Manuel Lichtenwöhrer, and Leonhard Leeb perform famous Christmas compositions at this festive concert at the Minoritenkirche church in Vienna.
|Dec. 25 – Dec. 30 ||Wiener Hofburg Orchester |
What could be grander than an evening of music in the Vienna Imperial Palace. The Wiener Hofburg Orchester presents concerts featuring famous and beloved compositions by the “King of Waltz” Johann Strauss and arias and duets from the operas of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
|Dec. 24 – Dec. 30||Wiener Kursalon – Christmas Concert and Dinner |
Enjoy the festive season at a Strauss & Mozart Christmas concert of the “Salonorchester Alt Wien” in the beautiful surroundings of the Kursalon Vienna. Celebrate with a delicious dinner either before or after the concert in the Restaurant “Johann” at Kursalon Vienna.
|Dec. 24 – Dec. 30||Wiener Kursalon: Christmas Concert in Vienna |
The “Salonorchester Alt Wien” presents a programme of joyful Viennese music to enhance your holiday celebration in Vienna. Enjoy the festive season at this Strauss & Mozart Christmas concert in the beautiful surroundings of the Kursalon Vienna.