Category: Classical Music and Operas

January 17, 2011

Franz Liszt – 200th Birthday Anniversary Events in Bayreuth

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 17 Jan 2011

Franz Liszt was laid to rest in the town cemetery in Bayreuth on 3 August 1886.  But in 2011, Bayreuth is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the birth of this famous composer, phenomenal pianist, conductor and visionary in …

January 7, 2011

Franz Liszt – 200th Birthday Anniversary in 2011

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 07 Jan 2011

In 2011, Germany turns the spotlight on Franz Liszt, world-famous composer, pianist and conductor. Born on October 22, 1811, 2011 is the 200th anniversary of the birth of Liszt, one of the great composers of the 19th …

November 16, 2010

Christmas Concerts in Berlin

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 16 Nov 2010

This Christmas, give the gift of music at one of the magnificent venues in Berlin. From classical orchestra music to Baroque, guitar and piano recitals, below are just some of the concerts available.
Philharmonie Berlin : …

November 7, 2010

Christmas Concerts at Rome's Auditorium Parco della Musica

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 07 Nov 2010

Enjoy Christmas concerts in Rome with the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia orchestra at the Auditorium Parco della Musica.  Designed by Renzo Piano, the Auditorium Parco della Musica is one of the largest and finest music complexes in …

November 6, 2010

Christmas and New Year's Eve Concerts in Vienna

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 06 Nov 2010

Vienna is the centre of classical music and where better to enjoy some of the best of classical concerts and festive music over Christmas and the New Year than in Vienna.

Here are some of the events for Christmas …

October 22, 2010

Christmas Concerts in Vilnius, Lithuania

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 22 Oct 2010

To set the mood for Christmas and the festive season in Vilnius, following are some of the Christmas and New Year’s Eve concerts in the historic centre of Vilnius.

Snow Maiden – A Children’s Concert which tells of a …

October 21, 2010

'Farewell to Michael' – A New Year’s Eve Concert in Vilnius

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 21 Oct 2010

For Michael Jackson fans, The Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra (LSSO) and Maestro Gintaras Rinkevicius introduce their most popular festive programme of 2010. A symphonic version of Michael Jackson songs will be performed in Lithuania for the first time.

The …

October 8, 2010

42nd Würzburg Bach Festival

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 08 Oct 2010

The Bach Festival returns to Würzburg for its 42nd season from 19 to 28 November 2010. The concert series traditionally juxtaposes the works of Bach with those of another composer and this year’s programme features the …

July 15, 2010

Beethoven Festival in Bonn

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 15 Jul 2010

This year‘s Bonn Beethoven Festival promises an innovative program that will do justice to Beethoven’s pioneering role as a visionary, revolutionary and enlightened cosmopolitan composer.

The theme of the Festival: ‘Into the open. Utopia and Freedom in Music’ is …

July 7, 2010

Spain Summer Festivals and Events

Filed under: Classical Music and Operas - 07 Jul 2010

In Spain, music, dance, drama and film festivals are held in many of the major cities throughout the year.

In summer, the entertainment scene hots up and in July in particular, there are several major music and theatre festivals …

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