The Berliner Philharmoniker in Dortmund und Essen

Join the orchestra on our Tour Blog


Fools’ Dance of Death

György Ligeti’s “Le Grand Macabre” with Simon Rattle and Peter Sellars


Zubin Mehta and Anoushka Shankar

Live webcast on 5 March in the Digital Concert Hall


Baden-Baden Easter Festival 2017

The programme: opera, concerts and more


Historical spotlight: Richard Wagner’s “Rheingold”

130 years ago, the Berliner Philharmoniker gave their first concert performance of an opera


Concerts & Tickets

Concert listings

Sat 25/02/17 8 p.m.

Essen, Philharmonie

Berliner Philharmoniker, Sir Simon Rattle, Pavlo Hunka, Peter Hoare, Anthony Roth Costanzo, Anna Prohaska, Ronnita Miller, Heidi Melton, Frode Olsen, Audrey Luna, Joshua Bloom, Peter Tantsits, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Peter Sellars


Sun 26/02/17 11 a.m.

Chamber Music Hall

Family Concert – Elepantastic Adventures!


Sun 26/02/17 3 p.m.

Chamber Music Hall

Family Concert – Elepantastic Adventures!


Sat 25/02/17 8 p.m.

Chamber Music Hall

Ton Koopmann dirigiert die Orchester-Akademie

Sat 04/03/17 7 p.m.


Zubin Mehta and Anoushka Shankar: the art of sitar improvisation meets classical music

Mon 06/03/17 6 p.m.

Chamber Music Hall

Carte blanche with the Orchestra Academy of the Berliner Philharmoniker


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Oboists of the Berliner Philharmoniker

An exhibition on the instrument of the year 2017


Tim Cook at the Philharmonie

The Apple CEO visits the video studio and a rehearsal


Collaboration between Berlin Phil Media and Panasonic

Bringing optimum live experience to the home and in-car environment with 4K/HDR and Hi-Resolution technologies

Direct to disc: The Brahms cycle with Sir Simon Rattle

Signed and numbered limited edition

Brahms’s symphonies by the Berliner Philharmoniker and Sir Simon Rattle in an exclusive and limited vinyl edition

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 of the Berliner Philharmoniker

2016/2017 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!