Category Archives: News

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…

October Performances in Berlin


This October, Daniel Barenboim performs in concerts at the Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Pierre Boulez Saal, and the Philharmonie Berlin. On October 3, Barenboim conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin for the premiere of…

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…

August Performances in Berlin and Salzburg


This August, Daniel Barenboim conducts and performs several live, in-person concerts at the Pierre Boulez Saal and the Salzburg Festival. Beginning in Berlin on August 13 and 14, Barenboim and the West-Eastern…

Pierre Boulez Saal Launches “A Festival of New Music”


On July 9, Daniel Barenboim, curates and hosts “A Festival of New Music” with flutist Emmanuel Pahud. Over the course of the four-day festival, new works by ten of today's leading contemporary composers – Irini Amargianaki,…