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Barenboim Performs for Frank Gehry Birthday Celebration


On February 28, Daniel Barenboim performs at Pierre Boulez Saal in a celebration of Frank Gehry’s 90th birthday. The program includes two works by Pierre Boulez, Anthèmes 2 and sur Incises, as…

Martha Argerich Joins Daniel Barenboim & the Staatskapelle Berlin


On February 25 and 26, acclaimed pianist Martha Argerich joins conductor Daniel Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin for two performances at Staatsoper unter den Linden. Known for her affinity for Sergei Prokofiev’s…

Daniel Barenboim Continues Recitals of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas


This February, Daniel Barenboim continues his two-season journey through the full cycle of Beethoven’s piano sonatas. The February recitals begin at the Klavier-Festival Ruhr (February 8) and continue at Pierre Boulez Saal…

Deutsche Grammophon Releases Barenboim’s Complete Berlioz Recordings


On January 25, Deutsche Grammophon presents one of the most significant collections of Berlioz’s major works: Daniel Barenboim’s Complete Berlioz Recordings on DG with the Orchestre de Paris. Marking 150 years since the…

Daniel Barenboim Performs at Mozartwoche 2019


This month, Daniel Barenboims performs at Mozartwoche 2019, a celebration of Mozart’s tremendous musical legacy running in Salzburg from January 24-February 3. Daniel Barenboim offers three concerts of Mozart’s Trios and Quartets.…

Elektra at Staatsoper unter den Linden


This January and February, General Music Director Daniel Barenboim conducts four performances of Richard Strauss’s Elektra at the Staatsoper unter den Linden. The Patrice Chereau production features Evelyn Herlitzius as Elektra, the mythical…

Barenboim Conducts Brahms with the Staatskapelle Berlin


On January 21 and 22, Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin in two performances of Brahms’s Symphonies No. 3 and 4. Brahms struggled for years to perfect his symphonies, beginning composition of…

January Performances at Boulez Saal


On January 19, Daniel Barenboim performs the music of Mozart with Michael Barenboim (violin) and Kian Soltani (cello) at Berlin’s Boulez Saal. The program features Mozart’s Piano Trio in B-flat Major, “Divertimento”…

Barenboim Embarks on Journey to Perform the Full Cycle of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas


Beginning this week at the Pierre Boulez Saal, Daniel Barenboim begins a two-season journey through the full cycle of Beethoven’s piano sonatas, with an impressive program that includes the exuberant Sonata No. 1 and Sonata…

Three New Year’s Eve Concerts with the Berliner Philharmoniker


Leading up to the new year, Daniel Barenboim joins the Berliner Philharmoniker for three concerts featuring music by Mozart and Ravel. Barenboim performs as a soloist for Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 26…