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Viotti Lorenzo (c) Martin Straka

Weihnachtsabonnement

With the classical delicacies from our Christmas subscription, you can prolong the festive fun far into the new year. This year, give your beloved a tryst with the greats of the international classical scene.

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Viotti Lorenzo (c) Martin Straka
Wednesday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Viotti, Wang / Schumann, Shostakovich
Frühling in Wien 2019
Saturday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Shani, Capuçon / Springtime in Vienna
The Wiener Symphoniker's Easter Concert on TV
Ernest Chausson
"Poème", for Violin and Orchestra op. 25
Maurice Ravel
"La Valse", a choreographic poem for Orchestra
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Leonidas Kavakos (c) Marco Borggreve
Thursday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Kavakos / Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Brahms
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Lahav Shani (c) Marco Borggreve

Weihnachtsabonnement Plus

With the classical delicacies from our Christmas subscription, you can prolong the festive fun far into the new year. This year, give your beloved a tryst with the greats of the international classical scene.

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Viotti Lorenzo (c) Martin Straka
Wednesday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Viotti, Wang / Schumann, Shostakovich
Philippe Jordan Konzert Musikverein Wien (c) Johannes Ifkovits
Friday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Jordan, Aldrich, Pirgu, Crossley-Mercer, di Pierro, Opernschule der Wiener Staatsoper, Wiener Singakademie / Berlioz "La damnation de Faust op. 24"
Berlioz Focus
Edwin Crossley-Mercer 
bass-baritone
Nahuel di Pierro 
bass
Opernschule der Wiener Staatsoper, Kinderchor
children's choir
Frühling in Wien 2019
Saturday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Shani, Capuçon / Springtime in Vienna
The Wiener Symphoniker's Easter Concert on TV
Ernest Chausson
"Poème", for Violin and Orchestra op. 25
Maurice Ravel
"La Valse", a choreographic poem for Orchestra
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Leonidas Kavakos (c) Marco Borggreve
Thursday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Kavakos / Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Brahms
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Philippe Jordan Konzert Musikverein Wien (c) Julia Wesely

Wiener Symphoniker-Zyklus

Classical music in all its splendour is one more guaranteed in 2018-19 in the Wiener Symphoniker cycle in the Great Hall of the Wiener Konzerthaus.

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David Zinman (c) Priska Ketterer
Saturday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Zinman, Röschmann, Johnston, Wiener Singakademie / Mahler
Wiener Singakademie
mixed choir
Heinz Ferlesch 
choirmaster
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Miah Person (c) Mina Artistbilder
Wednesday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Gardner, Persson, Gruber / Gruber, Mahler
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Philippe Jordan (c) Johannes Ifkovits
Saturday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Jordan, Szeps-Znaider / Schwertsik, Brahms, Dvorák
Lahav Shani (c) Marco Borggreve
Tuesday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Shani / Weber, Beethoven, Schumann
Viotti Lorenzo (c) Martin Straka
Wednesday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Viotti, Wang / Schumann, Shostakovich
Philippe Jordan Konzert Musikverein Wien (c) Johannes Ifkovits
Saturday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Jordan, Aldrich, Pirgu, Crossley-Mercer, Vinogradov, Opernschule der Wiener Staatsoper, Kinderchor, Wiener Singakademie, Verdier / Berlioz "La damnation de Faust op. 24"
Berlioz Focus
Edwin Crossley-Mercer 
bass-baritone
Alexander Vinogradov 
bass
Opernschule der Wiener Staatsoper, Kinderchor
children's choir
Jakub Hruša
Sunday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Hruša, Hakhnazaryan / Beethoven, Elgar, Shostakovich
Susanna Maelkki (c) Tanja Ahola
Thursday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Mälkki, Haefliger / Wagner, Ammann, Strauss
Rudolf Buchbinder (c) Marco Borggreve
Saturday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Buchbinder / Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven
Leonidas Kavakos (c) Marco Borggreve
Friday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Kavakos / Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Brahms
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Barbara Rett (c) Ernst Kainersdorfer

Wiener Symphoniker Matineen

Barbara Rett, the popular TV arts journalist, presents a short introduction to each concert giving audiences a riveting insight into the happenings on and behind the stage.

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Philippe Jordan Konzert Musikverein Wien (c) Johannes Ifkovits
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Jordan, Eröd, Rett / Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Berlioz, R. Schumann
Berlioz Schwerpunkt
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Philippe Jordan Konzert Musikverein Wien (c) Johannes Ifkovits
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Jordan, Kleiter, Lehmkuhl, Güra, Schuen, Wiener Singakademie, Rett / Bach "Christmas Oratorio: Cantatas IV-VI BWV 248"
Werner Güra 
tenor
Andrè Schuen 
baritone
Wiener Singakademie
mixed choir
Alan Gilbert (c) PEter Hundert
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Gilbert, Hough, Rett / Dvorák, Martinu
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Nikolaj Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Szeps-Znaider, Rett / Beethoven, Brahms
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Juraj Valcuha
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Valcuha, Gavrylyuk, Rett /Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Rudolf Buchbinder (c) Marco Borggreve
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Buchbinder, Rett / Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Rudolf Buchbinder (c) Marco Borggreve

Wiener Symphoniker Festkonzerte

With the Festkonzerte cycle, the Wiener Symphoniker provide plenty of opportunities for celebrating the high days and holidays with stunning concerts.

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Miah Person (c) Mina Artistbilder
Thursday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Gardner, Persson, Gruber / Gruber, Mahler
Austrian National Day Concert
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Philippe Jordan Konzert Musikverein Wien (c) Johannes Ifkovits
Saturday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Jordan, Kleiter, Lehmkuhl, Güra, Schuen, Wiener Singakademie / Bach "Christmas Oratorio: Cantatas IV-VI BWV 248"
Christmas Concert
Werner Güra 
tenor
Andrè Schuen 
baritone
Wiener Singakademie
mixed choir
Frühling in Wien 2019
Saturday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Shani, Capuçon / Springtime in Vienna
The Wiener Symphoniker's Easter Concert on TV
Ernest Chausson
"Poème", for Violin and Orchestra op. 25
Maurice Ravel
"La Valse", a choreographic poem for Orchestra
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Rudolf Buchbinder (c) Marco Borggreve
Monday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Buchbinder / Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven
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Janoska Ensemble (c) Julia Wesely

Wiener Symphoniker Fridays@7

The series Fridays@7 combines short and snappy concerts at 7pm in the Great Hall of the Wiener Konzerthaus followed by an unconventional wind-down with music from the evening’s performers in the Foyer.

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Jennifer Johnston (c) Gisela Schenker 3_2
Friday19.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Zinman, Röschmann, Johnston, Wiener Singakademie / Mahler
Fridays@7
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Gustav Mahler
"Rheinlegendchen" from "Des Knaben Wunderhorn"
Gustav Mahler
"Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen" from "Des Knaben Wunderhorn"
Gustav Mahler
"Das irdische Leben" from "Des Knaben Wunderhorn"
Philippe Jordan (c) Johannes Ifkovits
Friday19.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Jordan, Szeps-Znaider / Beethoven, Dvorák
Fridays@7
Alan Gilbert (c) PEter Hundert
Friday19.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Gilbert, Hough / Dvorák
Fridays@7
Juraj Valcuha
Friday19.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Valcuha, Gavrylyuk / Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev
Fridays@7
Julian Rachlin (c) K. Miura
Tuesday19.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Rachlin, Janoska Ensemble / Tchaikovskyi, Janoska, Liszt, Kreisler, Saint-Saëns, Bach, Monti
The Vienna Connection
Roman Jánoška 
violin
Julius Darvas 
double bass
František Jánoška 
piano
František Jánoška
Janoska Symphony No. 1 “Impressions along the Danube”
František Jánoška
Tarantella vs. Niška Banja (after themes by Pablo de Sarasate and a serbian traditional)
František Jánoška
Rumba for Amadeus. Hommage à Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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wiener_kammermusiker_

Kammermusik-Fest

The musicians of the Wiener Symphoniker put on their own Kammermusik-Fest chamber music festival to indulge in their passion for making music in smaller ensembles.

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Schubert Saal Wiener Konzerthaus
Friday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Schubert Hall
Symphony4Vienna Quartett / Haydn, Wolf, Beethoven
Kammermusik-Fest I
Christian Kaufmann 
viola
Romed Wieser 
cello
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Schubert Saal Wiener Konzerthaus
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Schubert Hall
Orininskiy, Prochart, Song, Sorokow, Flieder, Krumpöck, Grün, Vogt / Schubert, Dvorák, Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Kammermusik-Fest II
Nikolay Orininskiy 
violin
Johannes Flieder 
viola
Karl-Heinz Krumpöck 
viola
Schubert Saal Wiener Konzerthaus
Sunday15.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Schubert Hall
Wiener Kammermusiker / Haydn, Crusell, Dvorák
Kammermusik-Fest III
Karl-Heinz Krumpöck 
viola
Primož Zalaznik 
cello
Martin Kabas 
double bass
Schubert Saal Wiener Konzerthaus
Tuesday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Schubert Hall
Gansch, Gansch, Neubauer, Dorfmayr, Wilhelm / Brahms, Schubert, Reinecke
Kammermusik-Fest IV
Peter Dorfmayr 
horn
Johannes Wilhelm 
piano
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Carl Heinrich Carsten Reinecke
Trio in a minor for Oboe, Horn and Piano op. 188
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Jakub Hrusa

Neu(es) Hören

The series Neu(es) Hören invites once again music lovers aged 18 and over to explore the history and background of symphonic masterpieces.

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Lahav Shani (c) Marco Borggreve
Wednesday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Shani / Weber, Beethoven, Schumann
Jakub Hruša
Friday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Hruša, Hakhnazaryan / Beethoven, Elgar, Shostakovich
Susanna Maelkki (c) Tanja Ahola
Friday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Mälkki, Haefliger / Wagner, Ammann, Strauss
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Znaider_Nikolaj_by_Lars Gundersen

Vorhören!

The series Vorhören! features introductory talks for both young people aged 13 and over and children aged 8-12.

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Philippe Jordan Konzert Musikverein Wien (c) Johannes Ifkovits
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Jordan, Eröd, Rett / Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Berlioz, R. Schumann
Berlioz Schwerpunkt
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Alan Gilbert (c) PEter Hundert
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Gilbert, Hough, Rett / Dvorák, Martinu
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Nikolaj Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Szeps-Znaider, Rett / Beethoven, Brahms
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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Juraj Valcuha
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Valcuha, Gavrylyuk, Rett /Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
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