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Conducting the Ring Cycle at Staatsoper unter den Linden


This September, Daniel Barenboim conducts the complete Ring Cycle at Staatsoper unter den Linden, leading performances of Das Rheingold (September 7 and 21), Die Walküre (September 8 and 22), Siegfried (September 11…

Opening Night at Boulez Saal


On September 9, the Pierre Boulez Saal launches its fourth season, with Daniel Barenboim and the Boulez Ensemble performing an evening of Beethoven, Bartók, and Boulez. Since the founding of the Boulez…

Conducting the Vienna Philharmonic in Salzburg


This August, Daniel Barenboim returns to the Salzburg Festival to conduct two performances with the Vienna Philharmonic. Running August 22 and 24, the program features Gustav Mahler’s Kindertotenlieder and Symphony No. 5…

Festival Barenboim at Centro Cultural Kirchner


Daniel Barenboim returns to his native Argentina for the second edition of Festival Barenboim, running from July 23 to August 8. The two-week festival offers a series of recitals, concerts, and lectures,…

WEDO Begins 20th Anniversary Summer Tour


This summer, the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra celebrates its 20th anniversary with a series of concerts conducted by Daniel Barenboim, and joined by soloists Anne-Sophie Mutter, Martha Argerich, and Michael Barenboim. Beginning on…

Berliner Philharmoniker Names Daniel Barenboim First Honorary Conductor


On June 7, 2019, the Berliner Philharmoniker named Daniel Barenboim its first honorary conductor. Barenboim became the first honorary member of the Berliner Philharmoniker in 1992 and is now the first artist…

The Pierre Boulez Saal Announces 2019/2020 Season


The Pierre Boulez Saal has announced it 2019/2020 season, featuring a celebration of Beethoven, chamber music, jazz, interdisciplinary performances, and more. As founder of the Pierre Boulez Saal, Daniel Barenboim serves a…

World Premiere of Jörg Widmann’s Labyrinth IV at Pierre Boulez Saal


On June 19 and 22, Daniel Barenboim leads the Boulez Ensemble in the world premiere performances of Jörg Widmann’s Labyrinth IV, a piece commissioned by the Daniel Barenboim Foundation. The June 19…

Tristan und Isolde at Staatsoper unter den Linden


This June, General Music Director Daniel Barenboim conducts four performances of Richard Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde at Staatsoper unter den Linden. The Dmitri Tcherniakov production features Andreas Schager and Anja Kampe, as…

Performances with Radu Lupu & the Berliner Philharmoniker


On June 6, 7, and 8, Daniel Barenboim conducts the Berliner Philharmoniker with guest pianist Radu Lupu. The performances mark the 50th anniversary of Barenboim’s conducting debut with the Berliner Philharmoniker, made…