April 15, 2021

Information on the Summer Night Concert 2021

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The Summer Night Concert 2021 is scheduled for Friday, 18 June 2021, at the Schönbrunn Palace Park.

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the concert will take place subject to restrictions, as was the case last year.

Daniel Harding will conduct the Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert in Schönbrunn for the first time. The soloist will be Igor Levit. Under the motto "Yearning for Distant Places", compositions by Bernstein, Verdi, Rachmaninov, Sibelius, Elgar, Debussy, and Holst will be performed.

The ORF will broadcast the concert live on ORF 2 beginning at 9:20 PM.

The exact program, the starting time of the concert and further details will be announced shortly.