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Change of general manager in 2017/2018 season

02/29/2016

Martin Hoffmann, general manager of the Berliner Philharmoniker Foundation, will not be extending his contract which expires in summer 2017.

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Special concert free in the Digital Concert Hall

02/24/2016

On 1 March at 6 p.m., three Berlin orchestras will play for refugees and people who have helped them. The concert will be broadcast free of charge in the Digital Concert Hall.

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Death of Rainer Mehne

02/18/2016

The Berliner Philharmoniker are much saddened by the death of their former member Rainer Mehne, who died on February 17 at the age of 68.

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Awards for the Sibelius cycle with Simon Rattle

02/17/2016

The recording has received a prize at this year’s International Classical Music Awards and entered the current Quarterly Critics’ Choice of the German Record Critics’ Award.

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Death of Aurèle Nicolet

02/01/2016

The flautist, a defining musician of the Berliner Philharmoniker in the postwar period, dies at the age of 90.

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Performances of “Copernicus” cancelled

01/27/2016

Due to technical reasons, the performances of Claude Vivier's will be postponed to a later date.

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Death of Kurt Masur

12/19/2015

On 19 December, Kurt Masur died at the age of 88. From 1976, he worked together with the Berliner Philharmoniker.

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Death of Stella Doufexis

12/16/2015

The Berliner Philharmoniker mourn the loss of Stella Doufexis who died after a long illness on December 15 at the age of only 47.

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Grawemeyer Award for Abrahmsen's “Let me tell you”

11/25/2015

Work commissioned by Berliner Philharmoniker Foundation wins Grawemeyer Award.

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Berliner Philharmoniker mourn with the relatives of the victims in Paris

11/14/2015

Moment of silence at the beginning of today’s concert at the Musikverein Vienna

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Award for an initiative of the Berliner Philharmoniker

10/14/2015

The project EXPLORE CLASSICAL MUSIC! received a prize in the 2015 nationwide innovation competition “Landmarks in the Land of Ideas”.

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Kirill Petrenko

10/13/2015

Kirill Petrenko will take up office as chief conductor and artistic director of the Berliner Philharmoniker in the 2019/2020 season.

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Beethoven Cycle Exhibition

10/06/2015

The archive of the Berliner Philharmoniker is presenting a small historical retrospective of the orchestra's Beethoven tradition.

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Festival tour

08/26/2015

After opening the season in Berlin, the Berliner Philharmoniker gives guest performances in Salzburg, Lucerne, Bucharest and Grafenegg.

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UNICEF fundraiser at the Waldbühne

07/04/2015

Over 70.000 Euros for Syrian refugee children

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Music for the Queen

06/25/2015

Five members of the Berliner Philharmoniker at the state banquet for Queen Elizabeth.

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Farewell Andreas Blau!

06/25/2015

Principal flautist of Berliner Philharmoniker retires.

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Open House Day a great success

06/16/2015

12,000 visitors flock to the Berlin Philharmonie. Donations of 8,000 euros go to UNICEF’s Nepal earthquake relief effort

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Cancellation by Angela Denoke

05/20/2015

Soprano Camilla Nylund to stand in for indisposed Angela Denoke in the concerts on 22, 24 and 25 May 2015.

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Guest performance in Munich

04/17/2015

The Berliner Philharmoniker under the baton of Riccardo Muti in the Philharmonie of the Gasteig.

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