Through its year-round activities, the Salzburger Kulturvereinigung is responsible for a considerable part of the city's symphonic musical life and is the only organization to invite international orchestras to the main venue of the Salzburg Festival - the Großes Festspielhaus - even outside festival seasons.
In the upcoming 2021/22 season, we look forward to artists such as Michael Köhlmeier, Ivor Bolton, Peter Simonischek, Riccardo Minasi, Kate Aldrich, Nikolaus Habjan, Oksana Lyniv, Julia Hagen, Yutaka Sado, Stephen Hough, among others, The Erlkings, SIGNUM saxophone quartet, Omer Meir Wellber, Sergei Nakariakov, Robert Trevino, Xavier de Maistre, Lars Vogt, Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Cristian Măcelaru, Anna Vinnitskaya, Alain Altinoglu, Nicholas Angelich, Hagen Quartett, and on top orchestras from Austria, Germany, Spain, Switzerland and England, such as the Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, the Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra, the Bruckner Orchestra Linz, the Tonkünstler Orchestra of Lower Austria, the Vienna Symphony Orchestra, the Würth Philharmonic Orchestra, the German State Philharmonic Orchestra Rhineland-Palatinate, the WDR Symphony Orchestra, the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Basque National Orchestra, the Basel Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Philharmonic.
The concert season includes the May concerts, a cycle of 8 subscription concerts in the Großes Festspielhaus starting in September 2021, the Salzburger Kulturtage - The Music Festival in Autumn at various venues, the Carnival Matinee and Carnival Soiree in the Große Universitätsaula and the New Year's concerts with the New Year's Eve Gala Concerts in the SZENE Salzburg and two New Year's concerts in the Grosses Festspielhaus.
The concerts, the heart of the Salzburger Kulturvereinigung, are reinforced by additional music mediation formats.
The Kulturvereinigung would like to cordially invite all concert visitors, young, old, new or experienced, to engage in music outside the concert hall.
In addition to the concert programme, the Salzburger Kulturvereinigung is also responsible for the Georg Trakl Research and Memorial Site and the International Trakl Forum, as well as the Salzburg Street Theatre
We would be delighted if you would accept our wide range of music and recommend it to others!