Concerts in Essen and Paris

Works by Beethoven and Schumann plus 20th century works were on the programme when the Berliner Philharmoniker set off on a short concert tour to Essen and Paris in February 2013.
Soloist Miklos Perenyi talking to the German ambassador

01 Mar 2013

A little view back to Paris. Photos by Frederic Brunet from the reception at the gorgeous German embassy. We celebrated 50 years of the Elysee contracts.

(Photo: Hilsdorf)
Götz Teutsch

01 Mar 2013

The Philharmonic Salon and its founder Götz Teutsch have arrived in London, Queen Elizabeth Hall. We are looking forward to a sold out concert tonight!

Photos: Hilsdorf

(Photo: Markus Weidmann)

28 Feb 2013

Parking Paris-Style…

Photos: Markus Weidmann

(Photo: Photos by Markus Weidmann)

28 Feb 2013

Photos by Markus Weidmann

By the way: This tour was very environmental friendly: Train to Essen, train to Paris and our small chamber Salon group train to London. Markus Weidmann caught some colleagues at the train station in Paris.

28 Feb 2013

Mitsuko Uchida and Sir Simon
Barbara Hannigan

28 Feb 2013

Two more photos by Julien with our great soloists of the first concert in Paris, pianist Mitsuko Uchida and soprano Barbara Hannigan.

Photos: Julien Mignot

Thank you Julien!

28 Feb 2013

Back in Paris, two impressions by Salle Pleyel’s phantastic photographer Julien Mignot.

 

Thank you Julien!

(Photo: Markus Weidmann)

25 Feb 2013

A great feature at the Philharmonie Essen: Each violin gets its own little rest place behind the stage!

Photos: Markus Weidmann

Warm welcome by Intendant Johannes Bultmann at Philharmonie Essen
Emmanuel Pahud is prepared for the new pope...
Mor Biron (left) and Jonathan Kelly on stage after the rehearsal

25 Feb 2013

Essen impressions from Markus Weidmann, our bassoon playing photographer - or photographing bassoon player?

(Photo: Sven Lorenz/Essen Philharmonie)
Solo viola Mate Szüzcs warming up backstage

25 Feb 2013

Welcome back! A new year of tour blogging starts in Essen and Paris with a salon finale in London!

Photos: Sven Lorenz/Essen Philharmonie