Series and Subscriptions

The Classical Series

On our 80th season the Classical Series, The Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, IBA's flagship, embarks on a pleasure cruise - offering you an in-depth and full-scope artistic experience. This series has everything: classical masterpieces by famous classical composers as well as endearing musical gems; Grand compositions alongside charming surprises.

In addition to our festive Opening Concert, which includes Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 and Choral Fantasy, we invite you to join us on our visit to Hayden and Mahler's Vienna, Ravel and Debussy's Paris, the Scandinavian Fjords present in the works by Grieg and Sibelius, and our visits to Jerusalem, Prague and Rio de Janeiro. Our cruise also takes us to New York - in a festive concert commemorating Leonard Bernstein's 100 centennial. As a part of our desire to share with you, our wonderful audience, Israel's finest new musical voices - our programme includes new works by our finest local new composers.

Among our guests this season - conductors Yoav Talmi, Laurent Petitgirard, as well as Andres Mustonen and Kolja Blacher (as soloists-conductors), pianists Daniel Gortler, Alon Goldstein, Einav Yarden, Sten Hinoja, Dorel Golan and Michael Zarsekel, Violist Tabea Zimmerman, cellists Tomas Varga, Hillel Zori and others, alongside singers and choirs from around the world.

Join us on a season full of inspiration and beauty on the JSOs' Classical Series.


A Series of 11 ConcertsDiscount PriceFull PriceSingle ticket
Hall1030‬ NIS1290‬ NIS175 NIS
Balcony930‬ NIS1160‬ NIS155 NIS
Hall (6 Concerts)600 NIS750 NIS175 NIS
Balcony (6 Concerts)540‬ NIS675‬ NIS155 NIS
Hall (4 Concerts)400 NIS500 NIS175 NIS
Balcony (4 Concerts)360 NIS450 NIS155 NIS
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Terms of Purchase

  • Last season’s seats will be held for renewing subscribers until June 10th, 2016
  • Seats will not be reserved for subscribers to the Family Concert Series
  • New subscribers will be allocated seats after July 10th, 2016, on a first-come, first-served basis
  • The program of the Highlights Series is fixed and the concerts are non exchangeable
  • Tickets for the Pupils and Young People (up to 30)/Student Subscriptions are subject to availability
  • For further details please contact the box office.
Concerts in this Series
September 8

The 79th Season Opening Concert

The JSO 79th Season Opening Concert, with works by Mozart, Mahler, and a world premiere of Holes in Time, in memoriam Shira Banki by Daniel Markovich
November 12

A Concert preceding the JSO's Tour of Japan

In preparation for the JSOs' upcoming tour of Japan in November we will be hosting the renowned Japanese conductor Tomomi Nishimoto and cellist Dmitry Yablonsky, performing Mahler’s wonderful Symphony No. 5 and Dvořák's cello concerto
December 15

Eliahu Inbal Returns to the JSO


Two beautiful works written more than 150 years apart, in a concert in which we will be hosting renowned conductor Eliahu Inbal and pianist Iddo Bar-Shai: Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 19 and Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5
January 4

Michel Tabachnik returns to the JSO

A splendid evening under the baton of Michel Tabachnik, in which we will be also hosting violinist Vadim Gluzman for Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 2, Beethoven's Symphony No. 8, La Mer by Debussy and a work by Tabechnik himself - Prélude à la Légende
January 25

Maestro Chaslin and Janna Gandelman perform works by Mozart, Bartok and Moshe Zorman

JSO’s Concertmaster Janna Gandelman will be performing Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 4, on an evening in which we will also be performing Bartók's Concerto for Orchestra and Israeli composer Moshe Zorman’s City Pictures
February 22

Maestro Chaslin and Sergey Ostrovsky perform works by Mahler and Korngold

The JSO, conducted by Maestro Frédéric Chaslin, hosts violinist Sergey Ostrovsky, in a performance of Erich Korngold's Violin Concerto. The second part of the concert will be dedicated to Mahler's Symphony No. 7.  
March 22

Two Rachmaninovs and a Dvořák - An evening with Doron Salomon and Boris Giltburg

Two Rachmaninovs and a Dvořák - conductor Doron Salomon and pianist Boris Giltburg perform Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 4 and The Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini, as well as Dvořák's Symphony No. 9, From the New World
April 20

Conductor Dmitry Yablonsky and piano duo Sivan Silver and Gil Garburg perform works by Mozart, Mendelssohn and Beethoven

Conductor Dmitry Yablonsky and piano duo Sivan Silver and Gil Garburg perform works by Mozart, Mendelssohn and Beethoven
May 10

John Neschling and Aiman Mussakhajayeva perform works by Beethoven, Sibelius and Tchaikovsky

John Neschling and Aiman Mussakhajayeva perform works by Beethoven, Sibelius and Tchaikovsky
July 5

Conductor Frédéric Chaslin and pianist Shai Wozner perform works by Beethoven, Hajdu and Mendelssohn

Conductor Frédéric Chaslin and pianist Shai Wozner perform works by Beethoven, Hajdu and Mendelssohn
October 18

Festive Opening of The JSO's 80th Season

Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 and Choral Fantasy for Piano, Choir & Orchestra, and a world première of Open, Closed, Open by Israeli composer Assaf Shatil - in a festive concert at the Sherover Hall
November 15

Rio De Janeiro

Brazilian conductor Ligia Amadio and flutist Noam Buchman perform Brahms' Symphony No. 1, Villa-Lobos' Bachianas Brasileiras No. 4 , and a world première of Aviya Kopleman's Flute Concerto
December 6


Maestro Chaslin and cellist Támas Varga perform works by Elgar, Handel, Vaughn Williams and Bardanashvili
December 27


Maestro Chaslin and renowned Violist Tabea Zimmermann returns to the JSO to perform works by Verdi, Beethoven, Handel, Bruch and Leef
January 10


Maestro Frédéric Chaslin and Einav Yarden perform Mahler's Symphony No. 6, and Haydn's Piano Concerto No. 11
February 7

Leipzig, Hamburg, Budapest

Violinist Kolja Blacher returns to the JSO, to conduct and perform works by Bach, Brahms and Bartók.
February 28

MustonenFest Talinn-Tel Aviv

Conductor Andres Mustonen and guests perform Beethoven's Triple Concerto, Brahms' Symphony No. 4, and additional works by Mozart, Bach, Brahms and Mendelssohn for Choir and Orchestra
March 14


A breath-taking concert with French conductor Laurent Petitgirard and soloists
April 25


A Scandinavian evening with Olli Mustonen, conductor and soloist (piano), with Sibelius' Tapiola, Grieg's Piano Concerto, and Nielsen's Symphony No. 4, The Inextinguishable.
May 23


Conductor Yoav Talmi and piano duo Dorel Golan and Michael Zartsekel perform works by Smetana, Martinů and Dvořák.
July 4

New York - Commemorating Leonard Bernstein’s Centennial

A special concert commemorating Leonard Bernstein’s centennial - with Frédéric Chaslin, Alon Goldstein, Danny Erdman, and Nofar Yacobi, and works by Bernstein, Gershwin, Copland and Guy Mintus.