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West-Eastern Divan Orchestra Summer Tour 2021


This August, the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra performs 12 concerts in Germany, Austria  and Switzerland with soloists Kian Soltani and Michael Barenboim, as well as guest conductor Lahav Shani. The tour begins in…

Peral Music Releases Boulez: Messagesaquisse


Peral Music presents two different takes on Boulez's groundbreaking Messagesquisse, a 1976 birthday greeting for Paul Sacher. This new 2-track eSingle presents one version for solo cello with Astrig Siranossian and conducted by…

Available Now: New Debussy Album from Deutsche Grammophon


On June 4, Daniel Barenboim releases a new album presenting four works by Claude Debussy on Deutsche Grammophon. The album features Barenboim in the roles of both pianist and conductor, and also…

Summer Concert Preview


This summer, Daniel Barenboim performs in concert and recital across Europe and Asia. Starting with a tour in Japan, Barenboim performs a series of recitals featuring Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas in Tokyo (June…

Performances in April


This month, Daniel Barenboim returns to the Staatsoper Unter den Linden, conducting Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro on April 1, 2, and 4. Directed by Vincent Huguet, the production features Elsa Dreisig…

Conversations with Christoph Waltz


In a brand new series on YouTube, Daniel Barenboim joins award-winning actor Christoph Waltz for a discussion on music and its contribution to the world. The pair discuss a wide range of…

Performances at Mozartwoche 2021


Next week, Daniel Barenboim performs at the digital edition of Mozartwoche 2021, a celebration of Mozart’s musical legacy running from January 27-January 31. This year’s edition of Mozartwoche features ten concerts, including…

Conducting the 2022 Vienna Philharmonic New Year’s Day Concert


The Vienna Philharmonic has announced that Daniel Barenboim will conduct the orchestra’s 2022 New Year’s Day Concert. In a statement, chairman of the Vienna Philharmonic Daniel Froschauer said, "Daniel Barenboim occupies an extraordinary…

Celebrating Beethoven’s 250th Anniversary


As 2020 came to a close, Daniel Barenboim participated in numerous celebrations of Beethoven’s 250th Birthday.   In a four-part video series from Deutsche Grammophon, Daniel Barenboim discusses Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas with pianist…

Now Available: Beethoven Sonata Cycle & Diabelli Variations


Now Available: Deutsche Grammophon releases Daniel Barenboim's newest compete recording of the Beethoven Sonata Cycle & Diabelli Variations. Barenboim has maintained an intimate relationship with Beethoven throughout his career. Due to the cancellation…