Vienna events, September-October 2016
A selection of the best concert, music and exhibition events, by Vienna In Your Pocket city guide, www.vienna.inyourpocket.com
See the venue code key at the bottom of the listings.
Classical Concert Highlights
17, 18 Sep
Orchestre de l’Opera National de Paris
Works by Jordan, Wagner, Prokofiev, Ravel, Mussorgsky.
23, 24, 25, 26 Sep
Works by Mozart, Bruckner, Brahms, Ravel and more.
Daegu Symphony Orchestra
Works by Kovatchev, Jin, Tchaikovsky.
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Works by Nott Beethoven, Shostakovitch.
125 years Sergej Prokofiev.
Works by Dvořák, Strauss, Fauré, Schönberg.
Works by Schumann, Shostakovitch, Stravinsky.
Works by Prokofiev, Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Medtner, Rachmaninov.
Opera & Ballet
17, 20, 23 Sep
Le Corsaire (Manuel Legris)
Conductor: Valery Ovsianikov
21, 24 Sep
Salome (Richard Strauss)
Conductor: Alain Altinoglu
16, 19, 22, 25 Sep
La Fille Du Régiment (Gaetano Donizetti)
Conductor: Evelino Pidó
2, 5, 9 Oct
Aida (Giuseppe Verdi)
Conductor: Marco Armiliato
7, 10, 13 Oct
Tosca (Giacomo Puccini)
Conductor: Mikko Franck
15, 18, 21 Oct
Le Nozze Di Figaro (Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart)
Conductor: Ádám Fischer
14 Sep, 19:30
The Who led the young and wild generation of the sixties and have played at all the legendary music events: Monterey, Woodstock, The Isle of Wight, Live Aid and more.
15 Sep, 19:30
This tour marks Nickelback's tenth world tour and will see the band performing in 30 cities across Europe together with Fellow Canadian rockers Monster Truck
17 Sep, 20:00
The 14-member band with a rich brasss sound founded in the late 1990s became notorious for vulgar lyrics and celebration of alcoholism, which were also the main reasons most radio stations initially avoided them.
26 Sep, 19:00
A German folk metal band which combines elements of folk music, black metal and symphonic metal with various other influences.
28 Sep, 20:00
A German medieval metal band from Berlin combining metal with medieval traditional songs, blending the sound of the standard rock/metal instruments with historical instruments.
19 Oct, 20:00
A well-known professional classical singer, best known as the former lead vocalist of the Finnish symphonic metal band Nightwish, which she founded in 1996.
26 Oct, 20:00
3 Doors Down
The band rose to international fame with their first single Kryptonite, and released their debut album, The Better Life, in 2000.
26 Oct, 20:00
The British cult-rock-band is on tour again and has headlined most of the major European festivals i the past years.
26 Oct, 20:00
An American blues musician who plays mostly personalized guitars, and singsabout his early life doing casual work. His eighth album is "Keepin' the Horse Between Me and the Ground".
Musicals & Shows
15 Sep-30 Oct, 16:30, 18:30, 19:30
The musical by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber has enjoyed cult status for years, winning over twenty international awards, including an Oscar for the film version starring Madonna and Antonio Banderas.
30 Sep-30 Oct, 15:00, 18:30, 19:30
The turbulent love story behind The Magic Flute is a romantic musical comedy about the actor, singer, director, writer and impresario Emanuel Schikaneder and his wife, Eleonore.
16 Sep – 16 Oct, 14:00, 15:00, 18:00, 19:30
40 years ago Roncalli began to renew the circus arts. Austrian founder and director Bernhard Paul will welcome the audience again at the Roncalli-tent by the City Hall.