Linz: Brucknerhaus

Country: Austria (Österreich)
State: Oberösterreich
City: Linz

Concert hall and congress centre, built 1969-1973 by Heikki Siren (acoustics consultants: Friedrich Bruckmayer, Judith Lang, and Walter Reichardt). Named in honour of the Austrian composer, Anton Bruckner (1824-1896). Opened 23 March 1974 with Bruckner's Symphony No. 7 (played by the Wiener Philharmoniker under Herbert von Karajan). Home to the Bruckner-Orchester Linz. The complex includes three halls with 1420 seats, 352 and 150 seats respectively.

Notable world premieres:

  • Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 (original 1874 version, 20 Dec 1975)

Links: www.brucknerhaus.at, Wikipedia

[Linz: Brucknerhaus] Front Text: "Bruckner-Haus, Linz"
Reverse Text: "Linz - Donau, Bruckner-Haus, Kultur- und Kongreßzentrum"
Publisher: Fotohaus Westmüller, Linz
Size: Modern
Sent: from Linz to Rohrbach, 1977

[Linz: Brucknerhaus] Front Text: "Brucknerhaus, Linz"
Reverse Text: "Linz - Donau, Brucknerhaus, Kultur- und Kongreßzentrum"
Publisher: Kunasz-Herzig Verlagsgesellschaft, Linz; P56
Size: Modern
Sent: from Linz to Bremen, ca. 1984 [postmark illegible]


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