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New recording: Elgar’s “The Dream of Gerontius”


Daniel Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin continue their exploration of the music of Edward Elgar with a new recording of The Dream of Gerontius, available on July 7, 2017. Barenboim and the…

On Tour: Barenboim + Wiener Philharmoniker


This May, Daniel Barenboim joins the Wiener Philharmoniker on tour in Europe. Barenboim conducts the orchestra in Smetana’s Má vlast. The tour includes performances at Munich's Gasteig on 11 May, Prague’s Smetana…

On Tour: Barenboim leads West-Eastern Divan Orchestra in Europe


Co-founder Daniel Barenboim conducts the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra on tour this spring. The concerts in Europe spotlight the music of Mozart, with featured soloists Kian Soltani and Yulia Deyneka taking the stage…

Barenboim joins new Boulez Ensemble


Daniel Barenboim takes the stage with the new Boulez Ensemble, made up of members of the Staatskapelle Berlin and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, this May. On 6 May at the Pierre Boulez…

Barenboim reunites with Martha Argerich for duo recitals in Berlin


Daniel Barenboim reunites with Martha Argerich for two duo recitals in Berlin this April. They perform the music of Brahms, Schoenberg, and Liszt on 15 April at the Philharmonie Berlin and on…

New Release: “Hommage À Boulez”


Out in March 2017, Hommage À Boulez celebrates an association between Daniel Barenboim and Pierre Boulez that lasted for over fifty years. The recording features a selection of Boulez's most iconic works,…

Pierre Boulez Saal Opens in Berlin


This March, Daniel Barenboim takes part in the opening concerts of the new Pierre Boulez Saal. The hall, which is the public face of the Barenboim-Said Akademie in Berlin, celebrates "music for the…

Barenboim celebrates 60th anniversary of Carnegie Hall debut, leading Staatskapelle Berlin in Bruckner symphony cycle


This January, Daniel Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin make their return to Carnegie Hall, performing for the first time in the venue’s history a complete cycle of Bruckner’s numbered symphonies in a…

Livestream: Daniel Barenboim & Staatskapelle Berlin appear at New York City’s Greene Space


Previewing the start of their Bruckner symphony cycle at Carnegie Hall, General Music Director Daniel Barenboim and members of the Staatskapelle Berlin appear at New York City's The Greene Space for an…

Barenboim leads Staatskapelle Berlin in Mozart, Beethoven, Widmann & Berg


Following their residency at Carnegie Hall, General Music Director Daniel Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin return to Germany for two concerts in Berlin this February. Barenboim leads the orchestra in Beethoven's Piano…