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BBC Proms

17 August 2016

Jörg Widmann
Con brio

Liszt
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major
Martha Argerich, piano

Wagner
Tannhäuser Overture
Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey
Siegfried’s Funeral March
Die Meister Singer von Nürembereg Overture


Lucerne Festival

15 August 2016

Jörg Widmann
Con brio

Liszt
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major
Martha Argerich, piano

Wagner
Tannhäuser Overture
Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey
Siegfried’s Funeral March
Die Meister Singer von Nürembereg Overture


Location Berlin, Germany

Waldbühne Berlin

13 August 2016, 7:00 PM

Liszt
Klavierkonzert Nr. 1

Wagner
Tannhäuser Ouverture
Morgendämmerung und Siegfrieds Rheinfahrt
Trauermarsch
Meistersinger Ouverture


Martha Argerich, piano

 


Salzburger Festspiele

11 August 2016

Jörg Widmann
Con brio

Liszt
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major
Martha Argerich, piano

Wagner
Tannhäuser Overture
Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey
Siegfried’s Funeral March
Die Meister Singer von Nürembereg Overture


Teatro Colón

5 August 2016

Jörg Widmann
Con brio

Liszt
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major
Martha Argerich, piano

Wagner
Tannhäuser Overture
Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey
Siegfried’s Funeral March
Die Meister Singer von Nürembereg Overture


Teatro Colón

4 August 2016

Jörg Widmann
Con brio

Liszt
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-Flat Major
Martha Argerich, piano

Wagner
Tannhäuser Overture
Dawn and Siegfried’s Rhine Journey
Siegfried’s Funeral March
Die Meister Singer von Nürembereg Overture

 


BBC Proms 2015

18 August 2015

Schoenberg
Chamber Symphony No. 1 in E major, Op 9

Beethoven
Concerto in C major for violin, cello and piano (Triple Concerto)
Guy Braunstein, violin
Kian Soltani, cello
Daniel Barenboim, piano

Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 4 in F minor


Lucerne Festival

17 August 2015

Wagner
Overture to Tannhäuser

Beethoven
Triple Concerto for Piano, Violin, Cello and Orchestra in C, Op. 56
Daniel Barenboim, conductor and piano
Guy Braunstein, violin
Kian Soltani, cello

Schöenberg 
Pelleas und Melisande


26 October 2014, 6:59pm

ARTE broadcasts the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra’s acclaimed 2014 appearance at the BBC Proms. Watch the broadcast on television and streaming online. Please check your local listings.

Mozart
Overture to Le nozze di Figaro

Kareem Roustom
Ramal

Ayal Adler
Resonating Sounds

Maurice Ravel
Rhapsodie espagnole
Alborada del gracioso
Pavane pour une infante défunte
Boléro


21 October 2014, 6:00pm

Paul Smaczny’s Emmy Award-winning documentary will be screened as part of the Senza Frontiere (“Without Borders”) Film Festival, Italy. Following the screening, the workshop and its continuing relevance to contemporary life will be discussed by special guests Mariam Said (VP of the Barenboim-Said Foundation), Fiamma Arditi (founder and Chair of the Senza Frontiere Film Festival, a series partly inspired by this documentary) and several musicians from the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra.


20 October 2014, 6:15pm

“The Palestinian Future After Gaza”

Richard Falk, Albert G. Professor of International Law and Practice Emeritus at Princeton University, will deliver the annual Edward W. Said Memorial Lecture at the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, 1161 Amsterdam Ave, Columbia University.

This event will be webcast live at 6:15 pm ET. Click to access.


Location London, United Kingdom

BBC Proms

20 August 2014

Mozart
Overture to Le nozze di Figaro

Kareem Roustom
Ramal (UK Premiere)

Ayal Adler
Resonating Sounds (UK Premiere)

Maurice Ravel 

Rapsodie espagnole 
Alborada del gracioso 
Pavane pour une infante défunte 
Boléro

This concert will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3


Lucerne Festival

18 August 2014

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat Major, KV 595
Daniel Barenboim, piano

Maurice Ravel
Rhapsodie espagnole
Alborada del gracioso
Pavane pour une infante défunte
Boléro


Location Buenos Aires, Argentina

Teatro Colón: Opening Concert

3 August 2014

Ludwig van Beethoven
Concerto for piano and orchestra No. 1 in C major, Op. 15
Martha Argerich, piano
Maurice Ravel
Rapsodie espagnole
Alborada del gracioso
Pavane pour une infant défunte
Boléro


Emirates Palace

23 January 2014

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra in E-flat major, K. 364 (320d)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 7 in A major op. 92

Admission is free but only through registration. Call 02 657 5800 or email manaratalsaadiyat@tcaabudhabi.ae to book seats.


Location Cádiz, Spain

Gran Teatro Falla

21 January 2014

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Viola and Orchestra in E-flat major, K. 364 (320d)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 7 in A major op. 92


Location Seville, Spain

Teatro de la Maestranza

19 January 2014

Richard Wagner
Tristan und Isolde, Act II

Iréne Theorin, soprano
Lioba Braun, mezzo-soprano
Andreas Schager, tenor
Graham Clark, tenor
Falk Struckmann, bass-baritone


17 October 2013, 6:15 pm

On the 10th Anniversary of Edward W. Said’s passing, Raja Shehadeh – a prominent Palestinian lawyer and writer – will give the Edward W. Said Memorial Lecture

Columbia University
The Italian Academy
1161 Amsterdam Avenue
(South of 118th Street)

Presented by The Heyman Center for the Humanities, in association with The Italian Academy, Columbia University.


Remembering Edward Said

23 September 2013, 7:00pm

On the tenth anniversary of the passing of Edward Said – co-founder of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra – Columbia University hosts an event to reflect on his legacy with four speakers and film screenings.

Roone Arledge Cinema, Lerner Hall

Free and open to the public.

Seating is first-come, first-served.


Location Berlin, Germany

Waldbühne

25 August 2013, 7:00 pm

Giuseppe Verdi
Prelude from Act 1 and 3 “La traviata”
Ouverture from “La forza del destino”
Richard Wagner
Vorspiel und Liebestod from “Tristan und Isolde”
Ouverture from “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg”
Hector Berlioz
Symphonie fantastique op. 14

 


Location Salzburg, Austria

Grosses Festspielhaus

24 August 2013, 9:00 pm

Giuseppe Verdi
Ouverture of  “Les vêspres siciliennes”
Ouverture of “La traviata”
Ouverture of “La forza del destino”
Saed Haddad
Que la lumieére soit
Chaya Czernowin
At the fringe of our gaze
Richard Wagner
Prelude to “Parsifal
Prelude to “Die Meistersänger von Nürnberg”


Location Stuttgart, Germany

Kongresszentrum Liederhalle

22 August 2013, 7:00 pm

Giuseppe Verdi
Ouverture of  “Les vêspres siciliennes”
Ouverture of “La traviata”
Ouverture of “La forza del destino”
Saed Haddad
Que la lumieére soit
Chaya Czernowin
At the Fringe of Our Gaze
Richard Wagner
Prelude to “Parsifal”
Prelude to “Die Meistersänger von Nürnberg”


Location Wiesbaden, Germany

Rheingau Musik Festival

20 August 2013, 8:00 pm

Giuseppe Verdi
Prelude from Act 1 and 3 “La traviata”
Ouverture from “La forza del destino”
Hector Berlioz
Symphonie fantastique op. 14


Location Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne Festival

19 August 2013, 7:30 pm

Berg
Chamber Concerto for Piano and Violin with 13 Wind Instruments

Wagner
Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde

Beethoven
Symphony No. 7 in A major, op. 92

 


Location Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne Festival

18 August 2013, 6:30 pm

Giuseppe Verdi
Overture to Les vêpres siciliennes
Overture to La traviata
Overture to La forza del destino
Saed Haddad
Que la lumière soit (world premiere)
Richard Wagner
Prelude to Parsifal
Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nümberg
Chaya Czernowin
At the Fringe of Our Gaze (World Premiere)


Location Basel, Switzerland

Stadtkasino

15 August 2013, 7:30 pm

Giuseppe Verdi
Ouverture to “Les vêspres siciliennes”
Prelude from Act 1 and 3 “La traviata”
Richard Wagner
Prelude to “Parsifal”
Prelude to “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg”
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 7 in A major op. 92


Location Marseille, France

33em Festival International de Piano

13 August 2013, 7:00 pm

Giuseppe Verdi
Prelude from Act 1 and 3 “La traviata”
Ouverture from “La forza del destino”
Ouverture from “Les vêpres siciliennes”
Hector Berlioz
Symphonie fantastique op. 14

*Live webcast via Culturebox


Location La Roque-d'Anthéron, France

33em Festival International de Piano

12 August 2013, 9:00 pm

Richard Wagner
Prelude to “Parsifal”
Alban Berg
Chamber Concerto for Piano and Violin with 13 Wind Instruments
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 7 in A major op. 92


Location Granada, Spain

Palacio de Carlos V

10 August 2013, 10:00 pm

Richard Wagner
Prelude to “Parsifal”
Prelude to “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg”
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 7 in A major op. 92


Location Sevilla, Spain

Teatro de la Maestranza

9 August 2013, 9:00 pm

Giuseppe Verdi
Prelude from Act 1 and 3 “La traviata”
Ouverture from “La forza del destino”
Ouverture from “Les vêspres siciliennes”
Hector Berlioz
Symphonie fantastique op. 14


Carnegie Hall

3 February 2013, 2:00 pm

Beethoven: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 9 with Diana Damrau, soprano; Kate Lindsey, mezzo-soprano; Piotr Beczala, tenor; René Pape, bass;

Westminster Symphonic Choir / Joe Miller