Symphony on the Blue Danube: A Classical Music Cruise


Enjoy a cruise along the scenic Danube River aboard the Amadeus Diamond, with stays in Prague and Krakow, and private concerts during our custom-designed journey showcasing the musical heritage of the European masters.

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 The many bridges of Prague and the Vltava River  The Strauss Memorial in Vienna, a city renowned for music  The Old Town Square of Prague  Tombstones found in the Old Jewish Cemetery, Prague  Prague's Hradcany Castle area, with St. Vitus Cathedral  Fisherman's Bastion, found on the Pest side of Budapest  Vienna's Schönbrunn Palace, a World Heritage site and the Habsburgs’ summer residence  The magnificent Benedictine Abbey of Melk, overlooking the Danube River  Wawal Castle, Kraków  Budapest at dusk, with the Parliament Building and Chain Bridge  The Matthias Church, located on the Pest side of Budapest  Vienna's State Opera House  Typical street in Vienna  The beautiful rococo design of St. Stephan's Cathedral in Passau  Vienna's Hofburg Palace
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The tour provided an excellent balance of history, art and architecture, and music with a relaxing river cruise past beautiful scenery. The lecturer was an expert in the field while the tour manager combined efficiency with a real desire to help people. 


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Dr. Carol Reynolds

Dr. Carol Reynolds

Sep 12 - 26, 2014

Dr. Carol Reynolds weaves high energy, humor, and history into everything she does. After a career in music history at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Professor Carol and husband Hank began designing multi-media fine arts curricula. Her unprecedented Discovering Music: 300 Years of Interaction in Western Music, Arts, History, and Culture (2009) has reached students across the world. In 2011 she released a cross-discipline course called Exploring America’s Musical Heritage. She is now creating a curriculum on the history of sacred music from Jewish Liturgy to 1600. Her research interests include German Romanticism and the musical court of Frederick the Great. She is fluent in German and Russian and maintains a home in Weimar, Germany. Dr. Reynolds is a staunch advocate of arts education at every stage of life and speaks regularly at educational conferences across the U.S. A pianist and organist, she is a popular speaker for organizations like The Dallas Symphony, Van Cliburn Concerts, The Dallas Opera, Tulsa Symphony, Kimball Museum, Fort Worth Opera, San Francisco Wagner Society, and the Davidson Institute.