Grafenegg Autumn 2020 Residency and Concert - Anniversary Celebrations Applauding the UN at 75

The EUYO is delighted to announce a 10 day autumn residency with our summer home & principal venue partner Grafenegg.

The residency will culminate in a Grafenegg Autumn Concert with conductor Marin Alsop and soloist Håkan Hardenberger, to be recorded in a streaming production by Grafenegg, the European Union Youth Orchestra, takt 1 and the Representation of the European Commission in Austria. The concert takes place on the seventy-fifth Anniversary of the establishment of the United Nations, and will be broadcast during November. 


Grafenegg Autumn Concert

24 October 2020, 18.30 CET

MARIN ALSOP, conductor



Aaron Copland - Fanfare for the Common Man 

Joan Tower - Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No. 1, dedicated to Marin Alsop

HK Gruber - Aerial, Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra

Igor Stravinsky - Suite from the ballet The Firebird (version 1919)

Streaming Production by Grafenegg, the EUYO, takt 1 and the Representation of the European Commission in Austria




UN 75th Anniversary Celebration

"The Future We Want"


On October 22nd, the EUYO contributed to a special online event UN75th Anniversary Celebration "The Future We Want", celebrating the seventy-fifth Anniversary of the founding of the United Nations, with a performance recorded as part of the autumn residency. "The Future We Want" was made available live on the websites of the Delegation of the EU to the UN and the Delegation of the EU to the International Organisations in Vienna.


22 October 2020, 21.00 CET

MARIN ALSOP Conductor and Narrator 

Programme Aaron Copland - Preamble for a solemn occasion



The "The Future We Want" is in cooperation with: