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Divan Orchestra in Paris & London


Daniel Barenboim reunites with the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra for performances of Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony and Richard Strauss's Don Quixote in October. Barenboim conducts the orchestra at the Philharmonie de Paris on 27…

Barenboim + Staatsoper Berlin open 2017/18 season


This Fall, General Music Director Daniel Barenboim and the Staatsoper Berlin mark the reopening of the Staatsoper Unter den Linden. To open the 2017/18 season, Barenboim takes the podium for the annual…

At the Salzburger Festspiele


Daniel Barenboim returns to the Salzburger Festspiele for five performances this August. On 18 August, Barenboim leads the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra in Richard Strauss's Don Quixote with violist Miriam Manasherov and cellist…

Teatro Colón Residency: Barenboim returns with West-Eastern Divan Orchestra


This summer, Daniel Barenboim returns to Buenos Aires's Teatro Colón for his annual residency with the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra.     Explore this year's performances 29 & 30 July Teatro Colón Barenboim…

On recording: The Complete Beethoven Symphonies


General Music Director Daniel Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin perform the Beethoven Symphonies on recording, available on 18 August from Warner Classics. “I waited a very long time to record the Beethoven…

“Les pêcheurs de perles” with Staatsoper Berlin


General Music Director Daniel Barenboim returns to Berlin's Schiller Theater to lead the Staatsoper Berlin in Bizet's Les pêcheurs de perles. The performances on 24 June, 30 June, 2 July, and 4…

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…