his latest issue in the popular series of Summer Night Concerts held annually in the grounds of the Schonbrunn Palace features, besides the VPO as usual, the conductor Christoph Eschenbach and soloist Lang Lang. The music on this occasion makes a link between Richard Strauss, the orchestra whom he had conducted many times and two of his favourite composers - Berlioz and Liszt.
When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis.
Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies.