Default Alt-Tag

Current Events & News


Winners Announced - 9th Bösendorfer and Yamaha USASU Competition
Prizes included more than $50,000 in cash awards and recital performance opportunities for the top winners of the 9th Bösendorfer and Yamaha USASU International Piano Competition

Read more
Journal: Crowned Heads
Uneasy lies the Head that wears a Crown!
Much of what once made Austria so great is now gone. People who enjoyed great popularity are no longer with us.

Read more
Bösendorfer & more - Preview 2019
Bösendorfer Klavierfabrik Wiener Neustadt
We are very happy that the cooperation with WNKULTUR will continue in 2019. Four more concerts are coming for you to enjoy at our piano manufactory.

Read more
Sir András Schiff - Lucerne Festival Switzerland
and his Concert Grand in Pyramid Mahagony
As part of the Piano Festival 2018, Sir András Schiff played on November 29 and 20 in Lucerne on his personal Bösendorfer Concert Grand 280VC in pyramid mahogany

Read more
Leonard Bernstein – An extraordinary Artist
Pianist, conductor and probably America's greatest composer
With the musical "West Side Story" Bernstein gained special popularity. From 1959 to 1969 Bernstein was Music Director of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra and established close ties with Austria, with the Konzerthaus in Vienna, Salzburg Festival and the Vienna State Opera. In 1987 he was named "Honorary Citizen of the City of Vienna". 2018 he would have celebrated his 100th birthday.

Read more
Randy Weston dies at 92
World-renowned Pianist Randy Weston has died September 1, 2018. The legendary pianist transitioned peacefully at his home, announced his wife and business partner Fatoumata Weston. He was 92.

Read more
Sir András Schiff - Premiere for his concert grand in pyramid-mahogany
Sir András Schiff played for the first time on his 280VC concert grand in pyramid mahogany at Konzerthaus Vienna
He fulfilled his long-cherished wish and presented for the first time the especially for him built 280VC Vienna Concert in Pyramid Mahogany on June 3, at the Konzerthaus in Vienna.

Read more
BBC Proms - Louis Lortie selected again Bösendorfer
Louis Lortie played on Bösendorfer 280VC Vienna Concert
The acclaimed French - Canadian pianist Louis Lortie decided that a Bösendorfer 280VC concert grand piano was best suited to the demanding requirements of Liszt’s orchestration of Schubert's Fantasy in C major, D760, 'Wanderer'.

Read more
2 times 507kg concert grand sound
for the Golden Hall in Vienna
It is one of the most important moments of a piano manufactory when, after several years of development, constant filing on the sound and tinkering with all mechanical components, the grand piano is not only ready, but selected for the prestigious stages of the world.

Read more
New Generation Bösendorfer Artists
28.05.2019
Julius Zeman & Clair Elizabeth Craig
Mit größtem Enthusiasmus unterstützten Ignaz und besonders Ludwig Bösendorfer junge aufstrebende  PianistInnen. Viele erwähnten es in ihren Memoiren oder Briefwechseln, wie großzügig Bösendorfer ihnen gegenüber gewesen ist. Auch heute widmen wir uns intensiv den jungen Talenten innerhalb der Reihe "Bösendorfer New Generation Artists". Hier bieten wie unseren jungen und ambitionierten Bösendorfer Künstlern die Möglichkeit, sich im Bösendorfer Saal im Mozarthaus Wien zu präsentieren.
Beginn: 28.05.2019 - 19:30

Read more