Fiftieth Anniversary Concert of the Karajan Academy of the Berliner Philharmoniker – Nodoka Okisawa conducts Mozart’s Linz Symphony, Kirill Petrenko conducts Beethoven’s Fifth and the world premiere of Donghoon Shin’s Nachtergebung with Bruno Delepelaire [live Digital Concert Hall webcast].

Fiftieth Anniversary Concert of the Karajan Academy of the Berliner Philharmoniker – Nodoka Okisawa conducts Mozart’s Linz Symphony, Kirill Petrenko conducts Beethoven’s Fifth and the world premiere of Donghoon Shin’s Nachtergebung with Bruno Delepelaire [live Digital Concert Hall webcast].

Saturday, May 7, 2022 Berliner Philharmonie, Herbert-von-Karajan-Straße, Berlin Guest Reviewer, Ateş Orga “A lack of young musicians, which was particularly prevalent in Berlin when the Wall was still standing,” goes the programme blurb, “gave Herbert von Karajan the...
Berliner Philharmoniker – Antonello Manacorda conducts Arnold Schoenberg’s Second Chamber Symphony and Schubert’s Unfinished, Christian Gerhaher sing’s Mahler’s Rückert-Lieder [live Digital Concert Hall webcast].

Berliner Philharmoniker – Antonello Manacorda conducts Arnold Schoenberg’s Second Chamber Symphony and Schubert’s Unfinished, Christian Gerhaher sing’s Mahler’s Rückert-Lieder [live Digital Concert Hall webcast].

Friday, May 6, 2022 Berliner Philharmonie, Herbert-von-Karajan-Straße, Berlin Guest Reviewer, Ateş Orga In this refined programme of masterworks by the so-called First transitioning into Second Viennese Schools, all manner of memories and shadows seemed to ghost the...
London Philharmonic Orchestra at Royal Festival Hall – Edward Gardner conducts Harrison Birtwistle’s Deep Time and, with Magdalena Kožená and Andrew Staples, Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde.

London Philharmonic Orchestra at Royal Festival Hall – Edward Gardner conducts Harrison Birtwistle’s Deep Time and, with Magdalena Kožená and Andrew Staples, Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde.

Sir Harrison Birtwistle (1934-2022) Friday, May 6, 2022Southbank Centre, London – Royal Festival HallGuest Reviewer, Curtis Rogers Dedicated to the memory of the late Harrison Birtwistle, this concert opened as always intended with his recentcomposition Deep Time...
Berliner Philharmoniker Europakonzert 2022 from Liepāja – Kirill Petrenko conducts Vasks, Silvestrov, Janáček & Sibelius; Elīna Garanča sings Luciano Berio’s Folk Songs [live Digital Concert Hall webcast].

Berliner Philharmoniker Europakonzert 2022 from Liepāja – Kirill Petrenko conducts Vasks, Silvestrov, Janáček & Sibelius; Elīna Garanča sings Luciano Berio’s Folk Songs [live Digital Concert Hall webcast].

Sunday, May 1, 2022 Great Amber Concert Hall, Radio iela 8, Liepāja, Latvia Guest Reviewer, Ateş Orga Russia’s invasion of Ukraine forcing a late transfer to Liepāja, today’s Berliner Philharmoniker Europakonzert – a tradition established under Abbado...