Inspired by Vienna’s Neujahrskonzert, a traditional concert on New Year’s Day since 1838, the annual Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert returns to Walt Disney Concert Hall on Monday, January 2, 2023 at 2:30 pm. following a pandemic enforced hiatus. Presented by Attila Glatz Concert Productions, this festive performance has brought joy to audiences across the United States and Canada for more than two decades. Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert is a delightful celebration featuring music by Austrian composer Johann Strauss (aka “The Waltz King”) and his contemporaries with performances by soloist singers, dancers, and a full orchestra led by Viennese conductor Nir Kabaretti. Tickets ($49-150) are on sale now at the Walt Disney Concert Hall box office, via phone at 323.850.2000 or online.
“We are so pleased to be able to return this remarkable production to nine U.S. cities this year,” said producer Attila Glatz. “It brings us such joy to see how these performances can uplift and inspire audiences, and we hope that families of all ages will be able to enjoy ringing in the new year in such an iconic space as Walt Disney Concert Hall!” Attila Glatz Concert Productions produces, promotes, and manages classical, jazz, folk, country, movie, and video game music performances worldwide.
Ushering in 2023, Kabaretti will lead the Strauss Symphony of America, along with British soprano Juliet Petrus, Mexican tenor Jorge Garza, champion ballroom dancers, and members of the San Diego Ballet. This delightfully entertaining program promises waltzes, polkas, and songs from comic operetta designed to entertain audiences of all ages.
WHAT: Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert, Presented by Attila Glatz Concert Productions
WHO: Strauss Symphony of America led by conductor Nir Kabaretti and featuring singers Juliet Petrus (soprano), Jorge Garza (tenor), along with dancers from San Diego Ballet and champion ballroom dancers.
WHEN: Monday, January 2, 2023 at 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: Walt Disney Concert Hall
TICKETS: Prices range from $49 to $150 and are available at the at the Walt Disney Concert Hall box office, via phone at 323.850.2000 or online
For more information about The Disney Concert Hall, please visit their website.
For more information about Attila Glatz Concert Productions, please visit their website.
Written by Jeff Slayton for LA Dance Chronicle from information provided by Arts, Etc. Public Relations.
Featured image: Salute to Vienna – Ballroom Waltz – Photo by Todd Rosenberg