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Vienna Philharmonic - Summer Night Concert 2017 is KDFC: Album Of the Week

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Since 2008, the Summer Night Concert has been held in the sunning gardens of the Schonbrunn Palace in Vienna. This year's free concert attracted a huge crowd (100,000) and featured soprano Renee Fleming and conductor Christoph Eschenbach leading the Vienna Philharmonic. The program included Dvorak's Carnival Overtureand Song to the Moon (Fleming), The Firebird Suite by Stravinsky, as well as works by John Williams, Rachmaninoff, Smetana, and more. Hear selections from the live recording this week on the air.

The KDFC: San Francisco Album Of the Week for September 4th is the Summer Night Concert 2017 from the Vienna Philharmonic, led by Christoph Eschenbach, and featuring Renee Fleming.