Hannes Richter

20th Anniversary of the Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminars of The Open Medical Institute

On December 5, 2013, the “Music for Medicine - 17th Annual Benefit Concert” honoring the 20th anniversary of the Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminars of The Open Medical Institute – Medical Education beyond Borders took place at New York City’s famed Carnegie Hall. The concert included performances by members of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and The Vienna Boys Choir.

 

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20th Anniversary of the Salzburg Weill Cornell Seminars of The Open Medical Institute
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Concert | Christmas in Vienna

When: Friday, December 13, 2013
           7:30pm – 9:30pm

To get you in the right mood for the Holiday season, the Embassy will host a special concert on December 13, 2013. Famed Jazz musician and composer Burnett Thompson will present his program “Christmas in Vienna.” According to Thompson the idea behind his concert program stems from the time he spent in Vienna from 1972 to 1975.

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Concert | Christmas in Vienna
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3rd Annual Hanukkah Celebration

On Monday, December 3, 2013, the third annual Hanukkah celebration was held at the Austrian Embassy. The event, which also featured Austrian delicacies and authentic Austrian wine, was hosted together with the American Jewish Committee.

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3rd Annual Hanukkah Celebration
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Digital Diplomacy Open House

On November 21, 2013, the Embassy participated in the second Digital Diplomacy Open House, this time hosted at the Canadian Embassy in Washington D.C. The event, which was organized by the Digital Diplomacy Coalition, provided an opportunity for various embassies to present their digital agendas to the public.

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Digital Diplomacy Open House
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Salzburg Festival 2014

On Thursday, November 14, 2013, the 2014 program of the famous Salzburg Festival was presented at the Embassy. The evening event featured a speech by the President of the Festival, Ms. Helga Rabl-Stadler as well as a musical performance and a cocktail reception.

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Salzburg Festival 2014
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New Work from Austrian Culinary Photographer Thomas Schauer

Globally renowned food photographer, Thomas Schauer from Austria, announced he will be collaborating with Chef Dominique Ansel to photograph his debut cookbook, titled "DOMINQUE ANSEL: The Secret Recipes" (working title) to be published in October 2014 by Simon & Schuster. 

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New Work from Austrian Culinary Photographer Thomas Schauer