12th Viennese Ball in Moscow
On May 31 Moscow City Symphony – Russian Philharmonic took part in the 12th Viennese Charity Ball, accompanying the dancing and concert program of the ball. Conductor – Alfred Eschwé (Austria). According to the tradition Russian Philharmonic performed as residential orchestra of the Viennese Ball in Moscow. The program also featured: Semyon Milstein jazz band “Dance Land”, “Ross Mitchell His Band and Singers” dance orchestra, Austrian folk music group "Stammtischmusi Wieselburg"; soloists Siobhan Stagg (lyric coloratura soprano), Martin Piskorski (tenor). The Viennese Ball was held at the Gostinyi Dvor.