Seasons Greetings and a Happy New Year!
It's hard to believe another year has gone by and yet... here we are. As 2023 draws to a close we reflect on how grateful we are for all of you. We wish you and your loved ones a safe and happy Holiday Season and we look forward to welcoming in 2024 with you at Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert!
And of course... we're counting down the days! We can't wait!
Why We Sing Auld Lang Syne
Have you ever wondered why we sing Auld Lang Syne at New Year's (and at the end of every Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert)? What does the song even mean? Auld Lang Syne is a Scottish folk song that is traditionally sung on New Year's Eve. The song's origins can be traced back to the 18th century, when it was first written by Scottish poet Robert Burns. Ready to know more (and impress your friends with your trivia knowledge)? Watch the short film we made below!
Hear Auld Lang Syne
at Salute to Vienna
Andrea Warren, Vice-President of Marketing at Salute to Vienna, chats with Nicholas Arnold, Senior Manager of Marketing, about the tradition of singing Auld Lang Syne at Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert.
Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth
with Vienna-style Coffee
Who doesn't love a good cup of coffee? But have you ever tried it, Viennese style? This decadent drink takes a hit of espresso and sweetens it with ... well, you'll need to watch our recipe video to find out!