Piano and Conductor Daniel Barenboim
Opening Programme Introduction (approx. 30 mins)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 26 in D major, “Coronation”
Maurice Ravel Rapsodie espagnole
Maurice Ravel Alborada del gracioso
Maurice Ravel Pavane pour une infante défunte (for orchestra)
Maurice Ravel Boléro
Celebrate the end of 2018 with the Berliner Philharmoniker’s glittering New Year’s Eve Concert. The only live cinema broadcast of the 2018/19 Berliner Philharmoniker Concert season, this fantastic event will be conducted by Daniel Barenboim, and Broadcast LIVE from Berlin in high definition and 5.1 surround sound to Storyhouse.
Daniel Barenboim, one of the Berliner Philharmoniker’s oldest friends, also takes on the role of soloist in Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 26 – a work of sparkling beauty and nuanced expression. There are also four famous works by Maurice Ravel, which create an impressive synthesis of elegance and originality. The final highlight is the Boléro, perhaps the most stunning crescendo in music history.
The cinema broadcast will feature exclusive interviews and programme insights.
Duration: approx. 2 hours (incl. 30 min opening programme. There will be no interval)
“Star and once-in-a-century musician”
Süddeutsche Zeitung on Daniel Barenboim