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Journal: Progress & Tradition
La notion de temps est au cœur de bien des choses
C’est l’une de ces journées printanières tant attendues ; mon ami Roland, employé chez Bösendorfer, est assis en silence au volant de sa voiture pendant que je regarde par la fenêtre. Les bâtiments du centre-ville de Vienne défilent sous nos yeux - nous ne sommes pas loin du Ring de Vienne.

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Bösendorfer Journal: The Ringstrasse
Vienna's Grand Boulevard on a Sunday Morning around 1900
If you haven’t been to the Ringstrasse, you haven’t been to Vienna. The Vienna Ringstrasse is the historical boulevard that more than any other was the lifeline of an era, a road that connected worlds.

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Bösendorfer Journal: The Journey Begins
A Picture is worth more than a Thousands Words
Much falls into oblivion over the years, and the more time passes, the more difficult it becomes to remember. The further stories took place in the past, the more they are reduced to their essence, limited to numbers, dates and facts.

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The Bösendorfer Journal
The Bösendorfer Journal - starting January 23
Extraordinary, everyday, personal - stories, not only from our rich history, but also from our present with a pinch of future. In search of two exceptional master craftsmen who conquered Europe and later the whole world with the Viennese sound.

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Daniil Trifonov played 5 Concerts at Musikverein on Bösendorfer 280VC
"Overwhelming sound-intoxication" and "Daniil Trifonov as virtuoso soloist" headline the Viennese newspapers
In January, Daniil Trifonov performed five times at the Musikverein on Bösendorfer 280VC and created particular attention to critics of the Viennese newspapers.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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'.

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Journal: Crowned Heads
Point de tranquillité pour qui porte couronne
Une grande part de ce qui faisait autrefois la grandeur de l’Autriche a aujourd’hui disparu. Les gens qui jouissaient d’une grande popularité ne sont en effet plus là.

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