Vojvodina Symphony Orchestra was established in 2011 as a representative assembly of AP Vojvodina, provincial institution of cultural significance, organised by the standards of an ensemble “staggione”. In its fifth year, it has executed forty concerts, accomplishing significant level of playing music and commendable interpretative standards. Vojvodina Symphony Orchestra has always attracted numerous audience to its concerts at the Synagogue and Serbian National Theater where they showed with appraise that its expectations were not failed regarding the sound quality of the Symphony Orchestra itself, their discipline, self-assurance and composure. Always insisting on diversity of the classical repertoire, sometimes even of wider genre (especially when more popular, i.e. New Year’s gala concerts take place), the Orchestra has always presented itself in the most excellent manner performing postromantic pieces of symphonic and concert literature, captivating with lavishing sound, wide dynamic scales and trilling cantilenas. Furthermore, it has presented itself marvelously at interpretations of compositions of the twentieth century as well as contemporary domestic productions art.
It is important to acknowledge the renowned guest artists of the international music scene that VSO has collaborated with, maestros such as Hesus Medina, Francesko Di Mauro, Nikolaj Lalov, Erol Erdinc, Klaudio Koen, Filip Grinberg, Berislav Skenderovic and soloists Ksenija Jankovic, Rita Kinka, Nebojsa Jovan Zivkovic, Ratimir Martinovic, Lajko Feliks, Marko Gracijani, Mladen Colic, Laslo Fenjo, as well as numerous magnificent performers. According to critics, guest conductors and soloists’ evaluations, Vojvodina Symphony Orchestra has achieved high interpretative level of a respectable professional ensemble. It has performed at the opening of Kotor Art 2005 festival and has regularly performed at musical ceremonies held in Novi Sad. In the summer of 2014, VSO was the guest for the first time in Croatia at two significant summer festivals – Splitsko ljeto and Dubrovačke ljetne igre and at the same year received the award “Orchestra of the year” by the magazine Muzika klasika. In the November of 2015, VSO had outstanding performance in the Great Hall of Ilija M. Kolarac Endowment in Belgrade and at the same venue in October 2016 at Belgrade Music Ceremonies.
In 2018/2019 season, VSO moves to the other genre direction apart from regular concerts of classical music, collaborating with the famous sevdalinka interpreter Amira Medunjanin, “Janoska” ensemble and a few outstanding artists of the opera scene, as well as the concert “Korzo” which took place in the month of September of 2018.