New Year's Honours for Sir Simon Rattle
Huge congratulations are in order for Sir Simon Rattle who has been awarded the Order of Merit by Her Majesty the Queen.
Exhibition: Hans Scharoun’s Philharmonie
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Philharmonie, the Hans Scharous Philharmonie exhibition will be on display in the foyer of the concert hall until the beginning of the year 2014.
On 13 December: Presentation of the Digital Concert Hall App in the Berlin Apple Store
In the former "Filmbühne Wien" cinema, the new version of the Digital Concert Hall app will be presented.
Together for the first time on CD: Lang Lang and the Berliner Philharmoniker
The pianist Lang Lang, Sir Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker have released their first CD together. The recording is now available in our online shop.
Available in our online shop: the Dvořák Violin Concerto with Anne-Sophie Mutter
After 30 years, the violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter and the Berliner Philharmoniker have released a joint recording again: Antonín Dvořák’s Violin Concerto.
Partners for 25 years: the Berliner Philharmoniker and Deutsche Bank
The Berliner Philharmoniker and Deutsche Bank have now enjoyed a close partnership for 25 years. This partnership intensified with the founding of the education programme of the Berliner Philharmoniker in 2002, and the establishment of the Digital Concert Hall in 2009.
Sophie Dartigalongue has won second place at ARD International Music Competition
At this year’s ARD International Music Competition Sophie Dartigalongue, contra-bassoonist with the Berliner Philharmoniker since May 2013, has won second place and the audience award.
Salzburg, Lucerne, Paris
After the opening concert of the 2013/2014 season in Berlin, the Berliner Philharmoniker and Sir Simon Rattle are travelling to the Salzburg Festival, the Lucerne Festival and to Paris.