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Bartók Piano Concerto no. 2, Sz. 95, BB 101

performed by Leif Ove Andsnes and the Berlin Philharmonic under Pierre Boulez, or below by the Géza Anda and the Concertgebouw Orchestra under Bernard Haitink… 1,302 more words


Beethoven Piano Concerto no. 4 in G, op. 58

Performed by Maurizio Pollini and the Berlin Philharmonic under Claudio Abbado, or below by Mitsuko Uchida and the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra under Mariss Jansons… 1,568 more words


Is Classical Music Dying? Is it Dead Yet? How About Now?

By Hannah Schoepe

“Classical Music: Dead or Alive?”
“Is classical music dead?”
“Here are all the reasons why classical music is dead as a genre.” 1,069 more words

Think Pieces

Richard Strauss / Eine Alpensinfonie / Herbert von Karajan / Berlin Philharmonic

I just finished watching “Eine Alpensinfonie” on DVD, taped at the Berlin Philharmonie in 1983 and released under the Sony label, as a part of the Herbert von Karajan “His Legacy for Home Video” series. 646 more words


György Ligeti, Le Grand Macabre, dir. by Peter Sellars, Berlin Philharmonic, cond. by Simon Rattle, 18 February 2017 [review]

Finally, Peter Sellars’ Le Grand Macabre has become available to watch online! As such, I am able to supply some critical engagement, all of which I’ve been mulling over for a week or so and have half forgotten. 424 more words

Le Grand Macabre directed by Peter Sellars

Peter Sellars’s production of Ligeti’s <i>Le Grand Macabre</i> is being live-streamed on the Berliner Philharmoniker Digital Concert Hall today.

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