Upcoming Performances in Berlin

Next week, Daniel Barenboim kicks off the fall season with performances at the Berlin State Opera and Pierre Boulez Saal.

Beginning on August 31, Barenboim leads the Staatskapelle Berlin in a performance of Beethoven’s Symphonies 1 & 2. The Staatskapelle performs the full cycle of Beethoven’s Symphonies, continuing on September 2, 3, 4. The cycle concludes on September 6, with a performance of Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, performed open-air as part of Staatsoper für Alle. This event also features Beethoven’s “Egmont” Overture and Romances for Violin No. 1 and 2 with soloists Anne-Sophie Mutter, Julia Kleiter, Waltruad Meier, Andreas Schager, and René Pape. Barenboim also returns to Pierre Boulez Saal on September 1, performing a program of Mozart, Schubert, Widmann, and Berg with the Boulez Ensemble.

On September 11, Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin perform in celebration of the Orchestra’s 450th anniversary, presenting a program of Mendelssohn, Strauss, Boulez, and Beethoven.

Barenboim closes out September with two performances with the Staatskapelle Berlin on September 26 and 27. Soloist Anne-Sophie Mutter joins for a program featuring Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D major as well as music by Debussy and Boulez.

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