Job Advertisment — Intendant

As of January 1st, 2020, the position of 
Intendant of Klangforum Wien will become vacant and will need to be filled. The Term of this office is four years including an option of renewal. There will be a designated preparatory period for the incoming Intendant, starting in July 2018.

We are looking for a man or a woman with artistic vision who, in close collaboration with the musicians, the dramaturgs, elected from among the ensemble’s members, and the administrative team of the Klangforum office, is capable of developing and implementing innovative concepts for the successful future of Klangforum Wien. At the centre of this task is the ability to facilitate and promote the ensemble’s multifarious concert activities, both internationally and at home. The ability to design and develop in-house productions with international appeal is required, as well as the intensive continuation of national and international co-operations in the realms of music theatre and the continuation of the ensemble’s successful work in the teaching profession and in music mediation.

In addition to their artistic activities, the intendant is also responsible for the overall budget, the administration and the ensemble’s general business management, as the sole executive officer in collaboration with the board.

The Remuneration is € 5.000,00 (14 times per year)

Please send your application including your ideas for the management of Klangforum Wien exclusively via e-mail to
The deadline for applications is October 31st, 2017.

Intendanz 2020

Diehlgasse 51
1050 Vienna

This article was first published on September 14, 2017.

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