A statue of Mozart. © Travel
Mozart 2006 events in Salzburg for celebrating the 250th
Based on information from the website Tourismus Salzburg (www.Salburg.info), the program of
events during the Mozart year in 2006 will have four focal points:
Young Mozart Mozart as reflected in the avant-garde including the
'Kontra.com' avant-garde festival
The entire musical theater works
(performance of all operas and musical theater compositions)
from which Mozart's work originated (church music, folk music)
will be arranged 29 special concerts in Salzburg featuring Mozart's most
captivating music in the Mozart Year 2006. The Mozarteum Orchestra and the
Salzburg Chamber Soloists will perform.
You can also explore the
Mozart's Birthplace. The American artist, director, stage and light designer,
Robert Wilson, has redesigned the exhibition of the Mozart family's original
Card Package Best of Mozart
from February 24 - July 21, 2006 and September 1 - November 11, 2006, Friday to
- 2 nights accommodation, breakfast buffet incl.
- 1 ticket for
the special concert "Best of Mozart" (B category - either Friday or
- Salzburg Card for 48 hours incl. entrance to the special Mozart
2006 exhibition: "Viva!Mozart"
Direct link for information about Mozart events: Mozart events 2006.
For more information about how to celebrate Mozart,
click on the link: www.Salzburg.info .
Stein Morten Lund, 21 February 2006
Read more about Salzburg and surroundings on our
Enjoy The Original Sound of Music Tour:
tour including the City of Salzburg, breath-taking views of the countryside and real
life movie locations.
UNESCO world's cultural heritage:
Two significant cultural sites in
Austria were placed on UNESCO's list of the world's cultural and natural
heritage on January 1, 1997: Salzburg Old City and Schönbrunn Palace.
This beautiful bulding was built on a top
of a hill. Here you can get a wonderful panorama view over the city. Built in
1077 by Archbishop Gebhard, considerably enlarged by Archbishop Leonhard von
Keutschach, largest, fully-preserved fortress in central Europe.
Tourist information in Salzburg:
Tourismus Salzburg GmbH
Auerspergstraße 6, A-5020 Salzburg
Tel. ++43/662/88 98 7-0
++43/662/88 98 7-32