STV24 Feature
December 30 - 2:30PM
FirstOntario Concert Hall

Salute to Vienna

Strauss Symphony of Canada


Imre Kollár, conductor (Budapest)
Katharina Ruckgaber, soprano (Vienna)
Thomas Weinhappel, baritone (Vienna)


Featuring dancers from Budapest Dance Ensemble & International Champion Ballroom Dancers


European singers, dancers, and full orchestra. With timeless music, dazzling costumes, breathtaking dance, stunning floral designs, Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert returns to FirstOntario Concert Hall for an unforgettable New Year’s celebration that will enchant and delight audiences of all ages.


‌Freshly updated each year with a new cast and musical programme, the exuberant music of Johann Strauss and his counterparts will spring to life in a joyful spectacle. The Maestro, an expert in Viennese music, will lead the orchestra and the audience on a journey through the Golden Age of Vienna with wit, charm, and more than a few jokes along the way.

Energetic, lighthearted, and full of romance, the music of Salute to Vienna New Year’s Concert goes down like a glass of Champagne. Ring in 2024 with this celebration of music, beauty, and human connection.


Presented by Attila Glatz Concert Productions. Artists subject to change without notice.