It's a girl!
We congratulate Magdalena Kožena and Simon Rattle on the birth of Anežka, their first daughter, born in Berlin at 4.50 this morning, 21 June. The whole family is already at home meeting Anežka’s brothers, Jonas and Milos.
Over 10.000 spectators attend festival at the Kulturforum
The Deutsche Bank presented a cheque for 25.000 euros to Sir Simon Rattle as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for the support of children in need in Syria.
Lorin Maazel cancels concerts with the Berliner Philharmoniker
His place on the conductor's podium will be taken by Semyon Bychkov.
Mathieu Dufour Wins Audition for the Position of Principal Flute
The principal flute of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra won the audition for the position of principal flute of the Berliner Philharmoniker on 15 May.
Gustavo Dudamel steps in for indisposed Mariss Jansons
Mariss Jansons will not be able to conduct the Berliner Philharmoniker concerts on 12, 13 and 14 June 2014 as planned.
The Digital Concert Hall app for Android
This first 1.0 release covers the most important features of the Berliner Philharmoniker’s virtual concert venue.
Klaus Rauscher succeeds Manfred Erhardt
Friends of the Berliner Philharmoniker e. V. has a new chairman: Prof. Dr. Klaus Rauscher.
Herbert von Karajan in the Digital Concert Hall
From the end of June, outstanding film recordings of Karajan and the Berliner Philharmoniker will be released in the Digital Concert Hall.
“Der Rosenkavalier” at the 2015 Easter Festival
Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenkavalier is to be the central work at the Easter Festival in Baden-Baden next year.
Berliner Philharmoniker ask for support for UNICEF petition
Together with the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), UNICEF is appealing worldwide for signatures for Syrian children.