Death of Kunio Tsuchiya

01 Sep 2023

The violist was the first Japanese musician in a German orchestra.


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Appeal: We are looking for your stories about the construction of the Philharmonie Berlin

15 Aug 2023

On 15 October 2023, the Philharmonie Berlin, home of the Berliner Philharmoniker, celebrates its 60th anniversary. To mark the occasion, we are looking for memories, stories or photos of the building’s construction phase.

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New tree nursery at the Kulturforum

10 Jul 2023

The Kulturforum is becoming greener: an open-air tree nursery with seating will invite people to relax, socialise, discuss and participate.

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Election of the Orchestra Board

29 Jun 2023

Eva-Maria Tomasi and Stefan Dohr confirmed in their posts


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Berliner Philharmoniker nominated for “Gramophone’s” Orchestra of the Year 2023: Your vote counts

13 Jun 2023

The classical music magazine Gramophone has nominated the Berliner Philharmoniker as Orchestra of the Year 2023. The award is decided by public vote.

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Double bass player and trumpet player pass the probationary period

12 Jun 2023

Bertold Stecher and Piotr Zimnik are new members of the Berliner Philharmoniker.


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Four musicians pass probationary period

27 Apr 2023

Congratulations to Paula Ernesaks, László Gál, Andraž Golob and Matic Kuder

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Linard Vrielink takes over for Mauro Peter in Mozart’s “Coronation Mass”

25 Apr 2023

Mauro Peter cancels for health reasons – Linard Vrielink takes over tenor part in Mozart’s “Coronation Mass” conducted by Kirill Petrenko


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Death of Rudolf Weinsheimer

12 Apr 2023

The Berliner Philharmoniker mourn the passing of Rudolf Weinsheimer, who was a cellist with the orchestra for four decades.

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The Berliner Philharmoniker become patrons of Ukrainian orchestras

12 Apr 2023

The Berliner Philharmoniker become patrons of the Kyiv Symphony Orchestra and the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

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Over €26,000 raised for UNO-Flüchtlingshilfe

21 Mar 2023

Over €26,000 have been raised as part of the UNO-Flüchtlingshilfe winter campaign, which the Berliner Philharmoniker have supported as ambassadors. We would like to thank all donors for their generosity!

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Berliner Philharmoniker against the austerity plans of the ORF for its Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra

20 Mar 2023

Berliner Philharmoniker protest against the austerity plans of the ORF for its Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra

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