A row has erupted in Vienna over claims by the Philharmonic that it has nothing more to hide about its Nazi past.
The author of von heute auf morgen, an English language blog, describes the process of delays and evasion with which the VPO treats research requests, all such requests requiring the ultimate consent of the orchestra chairman, Clemens Hellsberg.
Writing as a professional archivist, he further questions the VPO’s long-standing friendship with an unrepentant Nazi war criminal, Baldur von Schirach. Read his illuminating post here. And expect more dark secrets to come crawling out of woodwork.