2016 1 Oz. Austrian Gold Philharmonic Honors 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 Mozart, Beethoven, Hayden, Schubert, Brahms and many others. Since 1848, the Austrian Philharmonic Orchestra has worked with 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 best musicians for over 150 years. Studying at the Austrian Philharmonic is an honor and a privilege for only the best musicians. It is the pride of Vienna and all of Austria.

Austrian gold coin

Austrian gold harmonic coin

The Organ

The 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 their unique 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 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 the gold is so pure, the coin is softer than less pure coins. It is important to buy from a reputable dealer like GMRgold. Careful storing of the coins will preserve their value.

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