Behind the Scenes

Philippe Jordan (c) Johannes Ifkovits

Philippe Jordan · Bruckner+

Music Director Philippe Jordan conducts the last three Bruckner symphonies in December and January. He has placed Bruckner in the context of closely associated twentieth century works that help audiences to perceive the contemporaneity of Bruckner’s symphonic oeuvre.

Philippe Jordan (c) Johannes Ifkovits

Contemporary sounds

The idea that even what we are familiar with was once unfamiliar and that every tradition had to start somewhere may well be self-evident. In recent years, the orchestra has revisited its traditional commitment to new music and has regularly integrated new works into its programmes

Fuji Japan groß
On tour

Japan and South Korea Tour

During the 2017–18 season, the Wiener Symphoniker will be traveling to the Far East as cultural ambassadors.

Die Acht Cellisten der WS (c) Christian Hofer

Kammermusik-Fest 2017

The intimate format offered by chamber music in small ensembles has long been a favourite of the Wiener Symphoniker. For the first time, the orchestra’s musicians present this passion in the form of a three-part festival.


Austrian National Day Concerts

Great events cast their shadows before them. The Austrian premiere by the Wiener Symphoniker of Johannes Maria Staud’s fifteen-minute long orchestral work Stromab, conducted by François-Xavier Roth.