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 Kian Soltani in a performance that also spotlights Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5.
Barenboim conducts the Divan in Shostakovich’s Concerto for piano, trumpet & strings in c minor with pianist Martha Argerich and trumpeter Bassam Mussad on 20 August. The program also comprises the music of Ravel and Berg.