Berliner Philharmoniker – Kirill Petrenko conducts Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov – Romeo and Juliet, The Isle of the Dead, Francesca da Rimini [live webcast]

Arnold Böcklin’s painting, Die Toteninsel, which, when he saw it as a black & white print, inspired Rachmaninov to compose The Isle of the Dead. Max Klinger’s etching-and-aquatint copy was widely popular. Böcklin’s “Basel” version is illustrated. Saturday, January 16, 2021 Berliner Philharmonie, Herbert-von-Karajan-Straße, Berlin Guest Reviewer, Ateş Orga The New Year over it’s back to business, the Berliner … Continue reading Berliner Philharmoniker – Kirill Petrenko conducts Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov – Romeo and Juliet, The Isle of the Dead, Francesca da Rimini [live webcast]