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Strauss Concert Hofburg Palace

Margaretenstrasse 3 | Wiener Hofburg Orchester, Vienna 1040, Austria
+43 1 5872552
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The Vienna Hofburg Orchestra presents classical concerts by Johann Strauss and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart featuring international vocal solo artists in Viennas most beautiful concert halls. The concerts are held three times a week every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from May until mid October and additional every Wednesday from June to September. The program features the most famous waltz and operetta melodies by the "King of the Waltz" Johann Strauss, Franz Léhar and opera arias by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Margaretenstrasse 3 | Wiener Hofburg Orchester, Vienna 1040, Austria
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

Like others who have posted reviews, not sure I wanted to go but certainly glad I did. Outstanding classical music of the composers symbolic with Vienna

Thank Jack M
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Reviewed November 21, 2017

I was persuaded by the three women I was travelling with to go to the concert - not usually my sort of thing as its very touristy. The tickets were sold to us at one side of the Hofburg by a very persuasive guy who...More

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Reviewed October 31, 2017

It seemed appropriate when in Vienna to attend a classical concert. We weren't sure where to go. This one was held in magnificent surroundings of the Hofburg Palace, in a room with at least 60 chandeliers, which created the ambience that transported you back to...More

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Reviewed October 22, 2016

We went to this concert with friends.Because I am not a classical music fan I did not expect much. To my surprise I enjoyed the concert and was thoroughly entertained.

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Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful music from Strauss and Mozart. Amazing sopranos and touch of humor from conductor and percussionist. Very much enjoyed this beautiful music.

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Reviewed September 4, 2016

We watched a good concert at The Imperial Palace. Its for lovers of Strauss. The sopranos were excellent and the small orchestra were superb.

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Reviewed June 28, 2016

This is a do not miss event while in Vienna! The musicians are some of the best I have ever seen and the singers and ballerinas added another dimension to the evening. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.

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Reviewed June 1, 2016

30 pc orchestra, magnificent venue, 4 singers, on for an hour and a half. cat b seat 42 euros. best deal in town .

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Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

This was the worst choice we made in a 2 week vacation. Commercialized, impersonal, and a hall packed with cheap banquet chairs, wedged tightly together. Be very certain about the venue before you commit, but better yet - find a different service to provide this...More

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Reviewed November 3, 2015

The orchestra and vocalists were at least good, but the venue was very poor. It appeared to have been a large ballroom with high ceiling, hard wall surfaces, filled with audience on folding chairs. The room was not acoustically designed for performances, so from at...More

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July 5, 2015|
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Response from J F | Reviewed this property |
We were there in the beginning of June,although a few men had jackets, most had on a dress shirt and slacks, and some were in nice polos. It really is a more relaxed event. Hope this helps.
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retchief81
February 2, 2015|
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Response from Agoh | Reviewed this property |
It is ok to dress casually. They are catered for tourists so we are not expected to have our suit and dresses ready. I did notice a few Japanese tourists came well prepared though!
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