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Médée with Staatsoper Berlin


General Music Director Daniel Barenboim leads the Staatsoper Berlin in performances of Cherubini's Médée this October. The production is directed by Andrea Breth and spotlights performances by Sonya Yoncheva as Médée, Charles…

Barenboim & Staatskapelle Berlin perform concerts inspired by Greek mythology


General Music Director Daniel Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin perform two concerts inspired by themes and figures of Greek mythology. They take the stage at the Staatsoper Unter Den Linden on 8…

Barenboim solos with Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra


On 29 & 30 September, Daniel Barenboim takes the stage in De Doelen for the first time in 50 years as he joins the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra in welcoming their new music…

2 Cities / 3 Venues / 10 Concerts: Inaugural Boulez Biennial in Paris & Berlin


Daniel Barenboim, the Pierre Boulez Saal, the Philharmonie de Paris, and Musikfest Berlin come together to present the first-ever Boulez Biennial this September. From 1 to 10 September, Boulez's solo, chamber, and…

Beethoven Piano Trios at Salzburger Festspiele


Daniel Barenboim takes the stage with violinist Michael Barenboim and cellist Kian Soltani to perform the Beethoven Piano Trios at this summer's Salzburger Festspiele. They take the stage for two evenings of…

Tour of Europe: Barenboim leads West-Eastern Divan Orchestra in August


This August, co-founder Daniel Barenboim reunites with the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra for a seven-city tour across Europe. Barenboim and the orchestra are joined by featured soloists Elsa Dreisig (soprano) and Lisa Batiashvili…

Festival Barenboim at Teatro Colón


Daniel Barenboim returns to his native Argentina for Festival Barenboim, a nine-performance residency at Buenos Aires's Teatro Colón. For the first time ever, General Music Director Barenboim brings a Staatsoper Berlin opera…

Daniel Barenboim addresses European Parliament


Watch and listen to Daniel Barenboim's address to European Parliament in June 2018. "As a musician I have spent my life getting to know other cultures through art and music," he says.…

A 20-year celebration of the Staatskapelle Berlin orchestra academy


On 1 July, Daniel Barenboim joins current and former members of the Staatskapelle Berlin's orchestra academy for a 20-year celebration of the program. In 1998 Barenboim led efforts to start an ensemble…

Barenboim conducts Verdi’s ‘Macbeth’ at Staatsoper Unter den Linden


General Music Director Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatsoper Berlin in Verdi's Macbeth. The production by Harry Copper sees performances by Plácido Domingo in the title role, Anna Netrebko as Lady Macbeth, Kwangchul…