New Year’s Eve Concert in Vienna
Musikvervein, Vienna – 31 December 2015
The conductor for next year’s concert will be Mariss Jansons and this will be the 3rd occasion that Mariss Jansons has conducted the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra at the Musikverein for the New Year’s Concerts. The previous years were in the years were 2006 & 2012.
What will be an added celebration for next year’s concert is the fact that this will be the 75th Anniversary of the New Year’s Concert and they are aiming to have a Spectacular performance for the New Year’s Day Concert!
We proudly offer tickets to this exciting event. Our office has been promoting and selling tickets to the New Years Day Concert since 1990. We are able to offer tickets and accommodation in all categories to suit each individual requirements in addition to air flights and rail bookings.
Date: 31-12-2015, 11:15 AM
Location: Musikverein, Golden Hall (Vienna, Austria)
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Event Pricing & Information
|1||$4,200.00 per person||Located in the first 12 – 32 rows of the parterre/orchestral seating||Make Enquiry|
|2||$3,300.00 per person||Located in row 1 – 11 rows of the parterre/orchestral seating||Make Enquiry|
|3||$2,600.00 per person||Located in Parterre Logen seating & Balkon seating||Make Enquiry|
|4||$2,300.00 per person||Located in Balken Logen seating||Make Enquiry|
|5||$2,000.00 per person||Located in Galerie seating||Make Enquiry|
|6||$1,900.00 per person||Located in Orgelbalkon seating||Make Enquiry|
|Standing Room||$350.00 per person||Located at the back of the Great Hall on the ground floor||Make Enquiry|
Introducing the Conductor: Mariss Jansons
On 1 January 2016 it was announced that once again the Latvian Conductor Mariss Jansons, would conduct the New Year’s Concert at the Musikverein once again. This will be the third performance by Mariss Jansons conducting the New Year’s Eve and New Year’s concert.
In January 2016 the 72-year-old conductor, will celebrate his birthday on January 14 and he will conduct the Vienna Philharmonic’s 75th year anniversary of the New Year’s concert. The new Philharmonic Chairman Andreas Großbauer also showed personally touched of invitation to Jansons: “My very first New Year’s concert I played in 2006 under Mariss Jansons for me it was a very moving concert and now I look forward with great joy for the coming months our joint arrangements. ”
Mariss Jansons is one of the most renowned conductors of his generation and undoubtedly falls into the category “star conductor” – even if he is reputed to have virtually no airs and graces. His mistake, it seems more likely that he works too much, began to suffer under which his health in the past. Two heart attacks had already cope with the Principal Conductor of both the Symphony Orchestra of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and the Concertgebouw Orchestra in Amsterdam.
Jansons was born on January 14, 1943 as the son of conductor Arvid Jansons in Riga. He graduated with honors violin, piano and conducting at the Leningrad Conservatory. In 1969, he continued his studies in Vienna with Hans Swarovsky and in Salzburg with Herbert von Karajan. Two years later, he won the International Herbert von Karajan Competition in Berlin.
In 1973 he became assistant to Yevgeni Mravinsky at the St. Petersburg Philharmonic, whose chief conductor in 1985 he was. He was from 1979 to 2000 Music Director of the Philharmonic Orchestra in Oslo, which took a highly regarded development under him. In 1996 he suffered during a “bohemian” in Oslo -Dirigates a heart attack shortly afterwards in hospital a second.
1997 to 2004 he was in the US musical director at the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. In 2003 he Jansons Lorin Maazel as chief conductor of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra for – a position he still holds today. In addition, the maestro conducts the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra since 2004 in Amsterdam, and thus faces two of the best orchestras in the world, where he will depart in Amsterdam at the end of the season from office. As a highly sought-after guest conductor, he has worked in recent years with virtually all the major orchestras of the world.
Among his honours are the rank of Commander with Star of the Royal Norwegian Order of Merit, the highest honour that Norway has granted to foreigners, an honorary member of the Royal Academy of Music in London and the Society of Friends of Music in Vienna. In 2009 he received the Austrian Cross of Honour for Science and Art and the following year the Bavarian Maximilian Order for Science and Art.