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Tuesday, November 12, 2013 (tickets on sale 9/23)+ Not included in Season Ticket Package, this is an Off Series Production.
No group of child musicians has won more renown than the incomparable Wiener Sängerknaben, founded by Emperor Maximilian 1 in 1498. Six centuries later, the famed Vienna Boys Choir continue to delight music-lovers across the globe with their purity of tone, distinctive charm and a diverse, crowd pleasing repertoire of timeless music with a universal popular appeal that includes Austrian folk songs and waltzes, classical masterpieces, beloved pop songs, holiday favorites and medieval chant. Gifted musicians with voices of unforgettable beauty, they carry on the illustrious tradition as the world’s preeminent boy choir.
A Vienna Boys Choir performance is never just a concert for classical aficionados; it’s an enchanting event that will delight music lovers from all walks of life. Don’t miss the chance to experience this “breathtaking” choir live and take in their “totally disciplined voices tempered by a singular sense of ease and consistency” (Washington Post). Who knows, you may just hear the next Schubert or Haydn - both among the famous Choir alumni.
Performance sponsored by:Todd and Andrea Sandovalon behalf ofThe Humane Society of the High Plains"Fostering the humane treatment of animals since 1978"2050 East US Highway 40 Hays, Kansas 67601785-625-5252