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Vienna Boys Choir

December 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$49.00

Boys have been singing at Vienna’s Imperial Chapel since 1296. In 1498, Emperor Maximilian I (HRR) moved his court to Vienna, thus founding the “Hofmusikkapelle” (Chapel Imperial), and the Vienna Boys Choir. Over the centuries, the Viennese Court attracted musicians like Heinrich Isaac, Johann Joseph Fux, Christoph Willibald Gluck, Antonio Salieri, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and Anton Bruckner; Joseph Haydn, Michael Haydn, and Franz Schubert were themselves choir boys. Until 1918, the boys sang exclusively for the imperial court. In 1924, the Choir was reestablished as a private organization.

Details

Date:
December 11
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$49.00
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.grunincenter.org/event/vienna-boys-choir/

Organizer

Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts
Phone:
732-255-0500
Email:
jzawerczuk@ocean.edu
Website:
http:/grunincenter.org

Venue

Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts
Ocean County College - 1 College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08753 United States
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Phone:
732-255-0500
Website:
http://grunincenter.org