2016 1 Oz. Austria Gold Philharmonic – Honoring Eight Centuries of Austrian Musical Genius

The 2016 1 Oz. Austrian Gold Philharmonic Coin honors Austria’s legacy as the “Capital of Classical Music.” The music of Austria has thrilled listeners for centuries, featuring the compositions of notable geniuses such as Mozart, Beethoven, Hayden, Schubert, Brahms and many others. Since 1848, the Austrian Philharmonic Orchestra has worked with important composers to create music for the people of Vienna and visitors from around the world.

The Austrian Philharmonic Orchestra

This institution has provided a rich learning environment for some of the world’s most stellar musicians for over 150 years. Studying at the Austrian Philharmonic is an honor and a privilege afforded to only the best musicians. As such, it is the pride of Vienna and all of Austria.

The Organ

The famous great organ inside the Austrian Philharmonic’s Viennas Musikverein Concert Hall is featured on the obverse of this gold bullion coin. The organ is a testament to Viennese commitment to high quality instruments and the uniqueness of their Philharmonic tradition.

The Instruments

Several musical instruments are featured on the reverse of the 1 Oz. Austrian Gold Philharmonic coin. They include cello, violin, harp, bassoon and Viennese horn. The Austrian Philharmonic Orchestra gets its amazing sound partly from the superior instruments the musicians play.

Physical Aspects of the Coin

The 1 Oz. Gold Philharmonic Coin is 24-karat, .9999 pure gold. Because it the gold is so pure, the coin is softer than less pure coins. Because of this, it is important to buy from a reputable dealer like GMRgold and store the coins carefully to preserve their value. Contact a GMRgold precious metals investment expert at 1 (877) 795-9585 today to learn more about this and other fantastic bullion products.