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Sir John Falstaff is an anarchist who obeys only the reign of his own enjoyment, an egoist who feeds only his power-hunger and his own flesh, and who would prefer to raze the small-minded morals of his contemporaries like the walls of a fortress – by…
Length
160 mins
Prog. No.
6815
The Easter Festival with the Berliner Philharmoniker and chief conductor Kirill Petrenko opens with Beethoven’s opera Fidelio. The symphonic impulse that boldly drives Beethoven’s music forward would exert a decisive influence on Wagner. Fidelio has…
Length
120 mins
Prog. No.
6807
Live recording from the beautiful city of Prague: This entire programme could be given the title “Double”. You will be hearing a unique collection of three different works that share the theme of musical pairs in different forms and treatments.
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6817
On the 1st of May 2020, the Berliner Philharmoniker will present, for the 30th time, its annual “Europakonzert” with which it has, throughout all these last 30 years, at changing European locations of cultural-historical significance, repeatedly…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6806
Classical music is often thought of as being austere, ponderous and stern. Yet there are examples that were explicitly intended to be the exact opposite. "Carnival of the Animals" is one of those compositions. Regarded as being plain fun by Saint…
Length
43 mins
Prog. No.
6794
For the first time, the Berliner Philharmoniker‘s new chief conductor Kirill Petrenko will be at the helm for the traditional New Year’s Eve concert – which at the same time reveals a new, vibrant facet to Petrenko’s repertoire. The evening’s…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6799
This summer, the Berliner Philharmoniker and conductor Tugan Sokhiev distinguish themselves as musical storytellers. We listen to Prokofiev’s humorous music for the film satire "Lieutenant Kijé", we travel to the Orient with Maurice Ravel's song…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
6779
Lutoslawski’s delicate lament serves as prelude to Berlioz’s Requiem, a superlative work requiring an impressive cast of two orchestras and choirs, here under the direction of Pablo Heras-Casado. An event not to be forgotten! The concert was recorded…
Length
102 mins
Prog. No.
6507
The Berliner Philharmoniker present their 2019 Europakonzert in midst of one of the finest art collections in the world: the Musée d’Orsay. Daniel Harding, music director of the Orchestre de Paris, conducts eminent works by Wagner, Berlioz and…
Length
103 mins
Prog. No.
6778
In 2019 one of the most emblematic monuments in France celebrates: Chambord Castle looks back on 500 years of cultural history. Les Talens Lyriques under the baton of Christophe Rousset perform a jubilee concert which takes place on the beautiful…
Length
91 mins
Prog. No.
6435