Under the motto "Voices for Peace," numerous top-class artists from the classical, musical and pop music worlds will provide a special concert experience, the proceeds of which will benefit the people in Ukraine threatened by war. Stars of the opera world and classical music scene such as Rolando Villazón, the young singers Regula Mühlemann and Patricia Nolz as well as the Vienna Boys' Choir will use their voices for peace. Also taking part are star violinist Julian Rachlin, the Arnold Schoenberg Choir and the Musicians for Peace Orchestra conducted by Erwin Ortner, as well as the Janoska Ensemble. Radio Vienna stars and audience favorites such as Caroline Athanasiadis and Sandra Pires could be won for the atmospheric benefit event.
The musical division of Vereinigte Bühnen Wien is also part of the event. On this special evening, audience favorites Gino Emnes, Carin Filipčić, Ana Milva Gomes, Maya Hakvoort, Vanessa Heinz and Lukas Perman will perform live the best-known songs from VBW's own productions "Elisabeth", "Schikaneder", "The Visit of the Old Lady", "I am from Austria", "Don Camillo & Peppone" as well as from the current production "Cats". The benefit concert will be moderated by Barbara Rett, Peter Polevkovits and Lukas Perman.