Behind the Scenes

Gioacchino Rossini

Gioachino Rossini · Guillaume Tell

Guillaume Tell was the last stage work by Gioachino Rossini and was premiered in Paris in 1829 and based on Wilhelm Tell by Friedrich Schiller. Premiere 13. Oct · Theater an der Wien 

Beethoven 2_7 Cover Philippe Jordan

Beethoven Symphonies Nos 2/7

The first two recordings in the Wiener Symphoniker’s Beethoven’s symphony cycle met with universal acclaim from critics and audiences alike. Now the third part, in the form of Symphonies No. 2 and 7, is being released.

Hector Berlioz

Hector Berlioz the revolutionary

Berlioz was a rebel in the style of the 1968 generation. More so even: he was a true revolutionary. The history of music looked very different after his arrival. The Berlioz season focus starts on 3rd October.

Musikverein Wien Programm (c) martina_draper

Season start 2018-19 at Musikverein Wien

The Wiener Symphoniker will open the new 2018/19 season at the Musikverein Wien with two of their particular specialities: premieres and contemporary music. 

David Zinman (c) Priska Ketterer

Opening with David Zinman

The concert season 2018-19 starts with the legendary American conductor David Zinman in the Wiener Konzerthaus. Participating soloists will be Dorothea Röschmann and Jennifer Johnston.