Wednesday, December 30, 2015 20:00
Macao Cultural Centre Grand Auditorium
Tickets: MOP 350, 300, 200, 100
Johann Strauss II: Intermezzo from 1001 Nights (Tausend und eine Nacht)
Johann Strauss II: Overture to A Night in Venice (Eine Nacht in Venedig)
Johann Strauss II: Waltz “The Blue Danube” (An der schönen blauen Donau), Op. 314
On 1st January 1959, for the first time Vienna Philharmonic had their annual New Year concert at the Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde (Golden Hall) in Vienna broadcasted on TVs. Since then, cheerful polkas, elegant waltzes and joyful operetta arias from Vienna have been performed everywhere at New Year’s Eve for decades. On this occasion, the Macao Orchestra invited prestigious conductor Martin Sieghart from Vienna to present the New Year concert in Macao in a pure Viennnese style for the first time, hence bestowing New Year’s blessings upon music lovers in Macao.
Duration: approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes, no interval