Vienna Young Philharmonic Orchestra is 25 years Austria’s elite-orchestra of young talents from 17 to 27, musically fashioned in the Viennese traditon. Every year they elaborate ten projects and play about 25 concerts. Highlights of a successful story: in 1997 and 2007 founding concert and jubilee at Vienna Musikverein, 2001 opening concert of International Schönberg-Festival at Vienna Konzerthaus, recitals with Agnes Baltsa, Elina Garanca, Josè Carreras, Dave Brubeck, international tours to China, Mozarteum Brasiliero (2015), in Italy Ravello Festival (2015), Südtiroler Festspiele (2019) and Salzburg Festival in 2021.

Regulary members of Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra play as soloists with the orchestra: Albena Danailova, Ildikó Raimondi, Chen Reiss, Rainer Küchl, Franz Bartolomey, Daniel Ottensamer.

Download: Vienna Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (PDF, short version)


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Biography Lessky

A biography of conductor Michael Lessky is available for download as PDF and on his web site.

Deutsche Version

Es existiert auch eine deutschsprachige Version.