Gala Concert celebrating Mozart’s 250th birthday

The Gala Concert on January 27, 2006, will take place at 6pm CET (the hour of Mozart’s birth). Under the direction of Riccardo Muti, the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra will present a unique musical event together with the soloists Thomas Hampson, Cecilia Bartoli, Mitsuko Uchida (piano), Gidon Kremer (violin), and Yuri Bashmet (viola).

Excerpts from the program:

This concert will be a worldwide telecast. Please check with your local station for broadcasting times.