Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra in Vienna

The Dubrovnik Symphony Orchestra will perform compositions by Mozart and Bethoveen conducted by Francesco La Vecchia on 21 September in Muzikverein Vienna. Jointly with the Symphony the concert will join Korean flute player Jae-A Yoo and Chinese pianist Shiran Wang.

Over the years many well-known conductors and performers have played with the orchestra: Lovro von Matačić, Zubin Mehta, Kirill Kondrashin, Ernst Märzendorfer, Henryk Szeryng, Mstislav Rostropovich, Antonio Janigro, Yehudi Menuhin, David Oistrakh, Sviatoslav Richter and others.

The orchestra regularly performs at the Dubrovnik Summer Games. Its repertoire includes many of Dubrovnik's 18th century classics, especially those of Luka Sorkočević and Ivan Mane Jarnović. The orchestra also holds concerts in the atrium of the Rector's Palace (Kneževog dvora), as well as performing around Croatia and internationally.

(D.H., 21.09.2012)