Summer break 2018

The new concert season starts on 24 August


Goodbye, Sir Simon!

The departing chief conductor looks back on his time with the Berliner Philharmoniker


The Rattle era in numbers

Most played works – new musicians – world premieres


On CD and Blu-ray: The Asia Tour

Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle, Seong-Jin Cho, Yuja Wang


Last tour with Sir Simon Rattle

Our tour blog: Looking back at the highlights of the trip


Concerts & Tickets

Concert listings

Fri, 24 Aug 2018, 19:00


Berliner Philharmoniker, Kirill Petrenko


Sat, 25 Aug 2018, 16:00

Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss, Schlüterhof

Berliner Philharmoniker, Kirill Petrenko


Sun, 26 Aug 2018, 20:30

Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg

Berliner Philharmoniker, Kirill Petrenko


Wed, 12 Sep 2018, 20:00

Chamber Music Hall

Composer in Residence – George Benjamin

Wed, 19 Sep 2018, 20:00

Chamber Music Hall

Jazz at Berlin Philharmonic: Stefano Bollani Trio, NES and Julian Wasserfuhr

Sun, 30 Sep 2018, 20:00

Chamber Music Hall

Artist in Residence: Daniil Trifonov and Scholars of the Karajan Academy


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25 May 2018

Hans Werner Henze as a painter

An exhibition shows the composer’s art works

18 May 2018

Redevelopment work around the Philharmonie

As part of the redevelopment of the Kulturforum, Herbert-von-Karajan-Straße to be closed to traffic.

18 May 2018

Insect Concerto

The Karajan Academy performs with insects on Open Day.

Musikfest Berlin 2018

From 31 August to 18 September

Advance booking is open. The festival presents 22 orchestras, choires and ensembles and many world-class soloists.

Digital Concert Hall

Where we play just for you

Digital Concert Hall

Welcome the Berliner Philharmoniker into your home – on your TV, computer, tablet or smartphone. Live or on-demand from our archive.

Education Programme

2018/2019 season

Find out about the many projects and events on the home page of the education programme.

Discover the Philharmonie

Virtual tour

Take a virtual stroll through the Berlin Philharmonie, wander through the foyers, the chamber music hall and the main concert hall – you can even view the concert hall from Sir Simon’s place on the conductor’s stand!