23 new works – „Scelsi REVISITED“ with four commissioned pieces (premièred at the Acht Brücken Festival Cologne) – Enno Poppe’s “Speicher” and Georges Aperghis’ “Situations” in Donaueschingen and Vienna – “Parole di Settembre” by Aureliano Cattaneo with a visual installation by AROTIN & SERGHEI – “Unirsi al cielo” with six new works by young composers (Premio San Fedele) in Milano and Graz – “Written on Skin” by George Benjamin, conducted by Kent Nagano, in Vienna (Festwochen) and Munich (Opernfestpiele) – “Long Distance” subscription series at Wiener Konzerthaus – opening concert of “impuls 2013” in Graz with four new works – concert performance of Bruno Maderna’s “Satyricon” at Theater an der Wien – two performances at the Salzburg Festival plus concerts in Paris, Toulouse, Berlin, Pannonhalma, Bruges, Brixen, etc. – WIEN MODERN club nights – education projects: PPCM – “Youth plays Young Music” in cooperation with music schools in Vienna – “Pure Percussion” for KinderuniKunst – The Emperor of Atlantis
Bernd Richard Deutsch is winner of the Erste Bank Composition Prize
New CD releases:  VORWÄRTS I RÜCKWÄRTS CD/DVD Box – Bernhard Lang – Monadologie XII CD/LP
17 new works – world premieres in music theatre: Andrea Molino „Three Mile Island“ in Karlsruhe and Rome – Enno Poppe “IQ” (directed by Anna Viebrock) in Schwetzingen – Claudio Monteverdi/Philippe Boesmans “Poppea e Nerone” at the Teatro Real, Madrid – concerts in Tokyo, Buenos Aires, Oslo, Hamburg, Cologne, Lucerne, Cracow, Milan, Madrid – cycle “europa, GLOBAL” at the Konzerthaus Wien – Wien Modern, opening concert with Olga Neutwirth’s “Homage à Klaus Nomi” – two appearances at the Salzburg Festival as well as concerts in Alpbach, Graz, Bludenz, Linz (Bruckner Festival), Graz (Musikprotokoll), Schwaz (Klangspuren) – Education-Projects: professorship at the University of the Arts, Graz (PPCM studies) – two school projects “Children Compose” – percussion-workshop for teenagers
Beat Furrer is winner of the Erste Bank Composition Prize
New CD releases: Aperghis – Rihm – Resch - Sciarrino

18 new compositions – projekt "Oskar Serti Attends a Concert. Why?" directed by Markus Kupferblum in Vienna, Luxembourg and Cologne – 3 performances of Giorgio Battistelli's "Der Präparator" at the Festival "Out of Control" in Vienna – Benjamin Britten's "The Rape of Lucretia" with Angelika Kirchschlager at the Theater an der Wien – "Wüstenbuch" by Beat Furrer at the Festwochen Vienna – concert performance of Salvatore Sciarrino's "Macbeth" at the Salzburg Festival – 3 concerts at the "Festliche Tage Alter Musik" at the Theater an der Wien – concert cycle ICONS with 7 concerts at the Konzerthaus Vienna – 3 concerts during the festival WIEN MODERN – impuls Graz – musikprotokoll of the "steirischer herbst" festival – Klangspuren Festival Schwaz – Biennale Salzburg – Bregenz Festival – tribute to Friedrich Cerha on the occasion of his 80th birthday in Vienna and Salzburg – as well as concerts in: Amsterdam, Athens, Belgrade, Berlin, Cologne, Krakow, Linz, Mürzzuschlag, Trieste, Vill and Weimar – Masterclasses at the University of the Arts, Graz (courses in PPCM - performance practice in contemporary music) and at the Summer Acadamy isa in Mürzzuschlag – Finish pianist Joonas Ahonen becomes a new member of the ensemble – Gerald Resch is awarded the First Prize of the Erste Bank composers' competition in 2011.
CDs: Joanna Wozny, Friedrich Cerha, both were released by the label KAIROS.