February 16, 2012

Award for Friedrich Cerha

Fredrich Cerha, who celebrated his 86th birthday on February 17, 2012, and whose "Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra", dedicated to Martin Grubinger, was performed with much success in the 3rd Subscription Concert of this season on November 26/27, 2011, has been honoured for his life work as a composer, conductor, teacher and musicologist with the "Ernst von Siemens Music Prize 2012".