Berliner Philharmoniker New Year’s Eve concert – it should have been Kirill Petrenko conducting Korngold, Richard Strauss & Ravel; it became Lahav Shani conducting Johann Strauss II, Stravinsky & Ravel | Unchanged was Janine Jansen playing Bruch & Kreisler [live Digital Concert Hall webcast]

Berliner Philharmoniker New Year’s Eve concert – it should have been Kirill Petrenko conducting Korngold, Richard Strauss & Ravel; it became Lahav Shani conducting Johann Strauss II, Stravinsky & Ravel | Unchanged was Janine Jansen playing Bruch & Kreisler [live Digital Concert Hall webcast]

Friday, December 31, 2021 Berliner Philharmonie, Herbert-von-Karajan-Straße, Berlin The end of another year, a time to reflect on some Berlin highlights during the first half of the current season, such as Herbert Blomstedt’s Bruckner Five in which the conductor’s...