Choral Advent in Vienna

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viena04Presented: Anually in November and December,during Advent.

 

 

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Event profile

By invitation of the Cultural Affairs Department of the City of Vienna, Austria, choirs from all over the world sing in Vienna during the Advent season.

 

Visit Schloss Schonbrunn, which was
once the home of Maria Theresa and the summer 

residence of ayunta2the Hapsburg family.

 

This is an invitational festival open to all choral types.

 

 


PROGRAMME

 

  • THURSDAY: Arrival in Viena. Meet the Music Contact programme coordinator. Dinner in a Restaurant. Accommodation at the Hotel.

    FRIDAY: Breakast at the Hotel. Guided sightseeing tour of the city visiting some of the most relevant sights, -The Opera, The University, The Town Hall, The Parlament, The Court of Justice, The Burgtheater etc. The visit will be followed by lunch in a restaurant. In the afternoon your choir will sing in the Town Hall of the City.
  • SATURDAY: Breakfast at the Hotel. Morning at leisure
    to discover and enjoy the city. Enthusiatic shoppers should
    mercadillo look around the pedestrian area of the Kaertner Strasse and around St. Stephansdom. Afternoon concert in a social residence of the city. Evening dinner in a typical tavern in charming Gumpoldskirchen.
  • SUNDAY: After breakfast, you will be able to sing during Holy Mass, in one of the beautiful churches of Viena or, optionally, sing in the open air in a pedestrian area of the city centre. The afternoon is free. A visit to a famous vienese cafe is a must. Try Demel, Sacher or Hawelka all offering countless types of coffee such as Schwarzer, Melange, Einspanner, Brauner etc., and a large selection of cakes to go with it. In the evening, join all participating choirs for an aperitive, sing alltogether "Ode an die Freude" by L.V.Beethoven and collect your diploma.

    MONDAY: Depart Viena after breakfast.


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Final details of the specific program for each choir will be made specially for every participating choir in conjunction with the overall organization committee of the event.

THE BASIC PROGRAM INCLUDES

  • 4 nights in a **** Hotel.
  • Dinner in a restaurant on arrival day.
  • Daily continental breakfast.
  • One lunch
  • One guided visit of the city.
  • One concert during Holy Mass at a Vienese church.
  • One concert in a social venue.
  • One concert at the Viena Town Hall.
  • Evening with dinner at a typical tavern in Gumpoldskirchen.
  • Closing ceremony.
  • Insurance

A personalised programme around the basic programme can be arranged by special request.

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