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A Moment’s Pause – Chaos
Sacred music from different cultures / Vienna Boys' Choir

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They have been singing masses and motets in Vienna’s Hofburgkapelle for more than 500 years – a repertoire which ranges from the medieval to the modern, and reflects the history of Western music. Sacred music is not just confined to Christendom. In this series of concerts, the Vienna Boys’ Choir offer an exciting glimpse into spiritual music from other cultures.

Accompanied by the specially formed Schubert-Akademie, the Vienna Boys’ Choir appear at MuTh performing masses by Mozart, Haydn, Victoria, Schubert and Wirth. These are matched with hymns, Jewish songs, Indian Bhajans, Qawwalis from Pakistan, songs by shamans and medicine men, and overtone meditations.

Each concert focuses on a particular subject. In this second season, the topics addressed are despair, courage, fear and chaos.

In addition, philosophers, writers, actors, scientists and politicians will read short texts and join with the audience in thinking about what has been heard.

Programme:
Franz Schubert: Messe B flat major, D 324 (1815), Gerald Wirth: Missa (Premiere performance)

  • Artistic director: Gerald Wirth
  • Orchestra: Schubert-Akademie
  • Wiener Sängerknaben
  1. January 2018

    Neue Wiener Stimmen
    Witness

    Neue Wiener Stimmen
    Witness

    Innehalten (Pause for Reflection) — “Inclusion”
    Words and Music / Vienna Boys' Choir / Maria Rauch-Kallat

    • Die Wiener Sängerknaben in the MuTh

    Anca & Lucca
    The Mind-Reading Revolution

    Es ist was es ist
    Liebestöne nach Erich Fried

  2. February 2018

    2018 Chinesisches Neujahrskonzert
    Chinesischer Volksstanz & Ballett

    Kulturmittag
    Dass Ihr steht in Liebesglut …

    Volkhard Steude Violin Recital 2
    with Prof. Andreas Rentsch

    Im Volkston I
    Bartolomeys in the MuTh / Mit Paul Gulda und Agnes Palmisano

    • Bartolomeys in the MuTh

    Cherry blossom (Kirschblüte)
    Sakura — the Vienna Boys' Choir’s new Japanese programme

    • Die Wiener Sängerknaben in the MuTh

    The Little Sweep 2018
    A Children’s Opera by Benjamin Britten

    The Little Sweep 2018
    A Children’s Opera by Benjamin Britten

    • Kinderoper in the MuTh

    The Little Sweep 2018
    A Children’s Opera by Benjamin Britten

    • Kinderoper in the MuTh
  3. March 2018

    Metamorphoses
    Minetti Quartet in the MuTh

    • Minetti Quartett in the MuTh

    ipop
    mdw in the MuTh

    Mozart – Webern – Debussy
    Steude Quartet in the MuTh

    • Steude Quartett in the MuTh

    Yuko & Roland Batik
    Roland Batik in the MuTh

    • Roland Batik in the MuTh
  4. April 2018

    Ba.rock
    Chorus Juventus in the MuTh

    • Reunion in the MuTh

    Festival of Voices, Festival of Muses

    • Junge Philharmonie in the MuTh

    Do you like Brahms? II
    Markus Schirmer & friends in the MuTh

    • Markus Schirmer in the MuTh

    Jahreszeiten (Seasons)
    Vahid Khadem-Missagh in the MuTh

    • Vahid Khadem-Missagh in the MuTh

    Anca & Lucca
    The Mind-Reading Revolution

    Ladies Night
    Barbara Moser and Thomas Albertus Irnberger

    Innehalten (Pause for Reflection) — Explosion/Implosion
    Words and Music / Vienna Boys' Choir /Martin Puntigam

    • Die Wiener Sängerknaben in the MuTh

    Mozart and Ravel
    Christian Altenburger in the MuTh

    • Christian Altenburger in the MuTh
  5. May 2018

    Tulifant
    Marking the centenary of Gottfried von Einem / Children’s Opera in three acts

    • Die Wiener Sängerknaben in the MuTh

    In the folk idiom II
    Bartolomeys in the MuTh / Dvorak - Brahms

    • Bartolomeys in the MuTh

    Tulifant
    Marking the centenary of Gottfried von Einem / Children’s Opera in three acts

    Schubert – Berg – Shostakovich
    Steude Quartet in the MuTh

    • Steude Quartett in the MuTh

    Schubert Festival

    • Junge Philharmonie in the MuTh

    Brahms + Stars of the Wiener Staatsoper
    Gottlieb Wallisch in the MuTh

    • Gottlieb Wallisch in the MuTh
  6. June 2018

    Wiener Meister (Viennese Masters)
    Minetti Quartet in the MuTh

    • Minetti Quartett in the MuTh

    Jazz evening, with the Roland Batik Trio & The New Quartet
    Roland Batik in the MuTh

    • Roland Batik in the MuTh

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