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Austrian culture has been influenced by its past and present neighbours: Italy, Poland, Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia.wikipedia
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Vienna

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Vienna, the capital city of the 2nd.
Vienna is Austria's primate city, with a population of about 1.9 million (2.6 million within the metropolitan area, nearly one third of the country's population), and its cultural, economic, and political centre.

Austria

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Austrian culture has been influenced by its past and present neighbours: Italy, Poland, Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia.

Italy

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Austrian culture has been influenced by its past and present neighbours: Italy, Poland, Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia.

Poland

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Austrian culture has been influenced by its past and present neighbours: Italy, Poland, Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia.

Germany

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Austrian culture has been influenced by its past and present neighbours: Italy, Poland, Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia.

Hungary

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Austrian culture has been influenced by its past and present neighbours: Italy, Poland, Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia.

Bohemia

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Austrian culture has been influenced by its past and present neighbours: Italy, Poland, Germany, Hungary, and Bohemia.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Johann Strauss, Jr., among others, were associated with the city. Known for its exceedingly high vocal standard, the choir has worked with musicians including Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Antonio Caldara, Antonio Salieri and Anton Bruckner.

Ludwig van Beethoven

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Johann Strauss, Jr., among others, were associated with the city.

Johann Strauss II

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Johann Strauss, Jr., among others, were associated with the city.

Slavs

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During the Baroque period, Slavic and Hungarian-Szekely folk forms influenced Austrian music.

Hungarians

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During the Baroque period, Slavic and Hungarian-Szekely folk forms influenced Austrian music.

Joseph Haydn

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Three composers arose, making lasting innovations: Ludwig van Beethoven's symphonic patterns, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's balance between melody and form, and Joseph Haydn's development of the string quartet and sonata.

List of concert halls

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The Musikverein in Vienna is considered to be one of the three finest concert halls in the world and was opened on January 6, 1870.

Vienna State Opera

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The members of the Vienna Philharmonic, which is regularly considered one of the finest orchestras in the world, are chosen from the orchestra of the Vienna State Opera.

Ash Wednesday

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It is also venue for the Vienna Opera Ball, an event that takes place on the Thursday preceding Ash Wednesday.

Antonio Caldara

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Known for its exceedingly high vocal standard, the choir has worked with musicians including Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Antonio Caldara, Antonio Salieri and Anton Bruckner.

Antonio Salieri

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Known for its exceedingly high vocal standard, the choir has worked with musicians including Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Antonio Caldara, Antonio Salieri and Anton Bruckner.

Anton Bruckner

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Known for its exceedingly high vocal standard, the choir has worked with musicians including Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Antonio Caldara, Antonio Salieri and Anton Bruckner.

Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor

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The choir was established by a letter written by Maximilian I of Habsburg on 30 June 1498.

Palais Augarten

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Palais Augarten serves as rehearsal space and boarding school for the boys of the choir.

Ukraine

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Ländlers were brought first to Vienna, and later to places as far away as the Ukraine.

Waltz

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The ländler eventually evolved into what is known as the waltz.

DJ Ötzi

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DJ Ötzi received the Amadeus Austrian Music Award in 2001 and 2002 for being the Austrian artist most successful internationally.

Amadeus Austrian Music Awards

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DJ Ötzi received the Amadeus Austrian Music Award in 2001 and 2002 for being the Austrian artist most successful internationally.