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Classical Music & Performing Arts

Austria is synonymous with the very best in classical music and performing arts. Attend a concert, opera or performance during your stay.

The Haydn Hall in Esterhazy Palace © Esterhazy
Haydn Festival in Eisenstadt
If you are a fan of classical music, the Haydn Festival may well be the...
Spanish Riding School © WienProducts
A Tribute to Vienna
Two of the most famous Austrian cultural institutions present their exceptional...
House of Music Virtuoso days © iby jolande varga
Ever dreamed of conducting an orchestra? Curious about the "Brain Opera"? The...
 © Österreich Werbung / Fot. Lammerhuber
Learn to Waltz in Vienna
What the Tango is to Argentina, the Viennese Waltz is to Austria.
Art in Salzburg © Tourismus Salzburg GmbH
Salzburg Festival
Music in Europe's Heart of Hearts: the Salzburg Festival is a must-attend...
Mozart's Birthplace © Österreich Werbung/Diejun
A day in Mozart’s footsteps
Spend a day in Mozart's footsteps in Salzburg - the city where he was born and...
Conduct an orchestra
Ever wondered what it's like to conduct an orchestra? Now you have the chance to...
Haydn © Haus der Musik
Mozart’s Musical Game
Your name interpreted by...Mozart? Leave it to Haus der Musik, Vienna's...
 © Österreich Werbung/Himsl
Lower Austria Wine Festival
Join us and celebrate the Wine Festival in Lower Austria starting in August...
 © TVL Röbl
The Cloud of Sound
Created to bridge the Ars Electronica Festival and the Anton Bruckner Festival...
Oberndorf Chapel © Österreich Werbung/Weinhaeupl
“Silent Night” Chapel in Oberndorf
From the small village of Oberndorf near Salzburg, the world’s most famous...
Bregenz Festival © Bodensee-Vorarlberg Tourism Board / KUB – Kunsthaus Bregenz, Podcast 14
The Bregenz Festival
For four weeks every summer, audiences in Bregenz experience monumental opera...
 © Werner Kmetitsch
Styriarte: Festival of Classical Music
This 3 week festival celebrates the history of classical music and the...
Music Festival Grafenegg © Philipp Horak
Grafenegg Music Festival
The Grafenegg Music Festival, directed by star pianist Rudolf Buchbinder, is a...
Burgenland: Home of Legends
Meet Franz Liszt, Wunderkind, piano virtuoso, playboy and abbé, citizen of the...
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