Summer Night Concert 2016

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Summer Night Concert 2016

Semyon Bychkov, Katia Labeque (piano), Marielle Labeque (piano), Wiener Philharmoniker

£8.95

Mercifully avoiding the downpours that hit central Europe just days later, the twelfth annual Summer Night Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic was held in fine conditions on 26 May 2016. With the outdoor stage set in front of the Neptune Fountain in the Schönbrunn gardens, facing the palace’s rear facade, and the arches of the Gloriette looming high in the background, this is a grand yet welcoming environment for the thousands who make up the audience, both seated and standing, formal and casual. Audio recording in such conditions must be fraught with challenges, y... read more

Mercifully avoiding the downpours that hit central Europe just days later, the twelfth annual Summer Night Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic was held in fine conditions ... read more

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