Performing Beethoven’s Sonatas at Pierre Boulez Saal


Beginning December 20, Daniel Barenboim returns to Pierre Boulez Saal, performing Beethoven’s Sonatas as part of the ongoing celebration of Beethoven’s 250th anniversary. An inimitable interpreter of Beethoven’s Piano Sonatas, Barenboim first…

Conducting the Staatskapelle Berlin with Soloist Elīna Garanča


On December 16 and 17, Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin with soloist Elīna Garanča, leading a program of Schumann, Elgar, and Debussy. Centered around the evocative nature of the sea, the…

Beethoven Piano Trios at Pierre Boulez Saal 


This December, Daniel Barenboim returns to Pierre Boulez Saal, performing Beethoven’s Piano Trios with Michael Barenboim (violin) and Kian Soltani (cello). As a prelude to Beethoven Year, the trio—who previously presented the…

Samson et Dalila at Staatsoper Unter den Linden


From November 24 through December 14, Daniel Barenboim conducts five performances of Camille Saint-Saëns’s Samson et Dalila at Staatsoper Unter den Linden. The Damián Szifron production stars mezzo-soprano Elīna Garanča as the Philistine…