Daniel Barenboim Conductor
Sir Simon Rattle Conductor
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 6 in B minor »Pathétique«
Symphony No. 4 in E minor
Both the Berlin Philharmonic and the Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra will perform a benefit concert for victims of Japan’s earthquake next week, Tuesday 29th March in Berlin.
The concert will take place at the Berliner Philharmonie and will be conducted respectively by both the orchestra’s principal conductors Sir Simon Rattle and Daniel Barenboim.
Proceeds of the concert will be presented to Japanese victims through the offices of UNICEF.
Rattle will lead the Philharmonic in Johannes Brahms’ 4th Symphony and Barenboim will conduct the Staatskapelle orchestras in the 6th Symphony by Pyotr Tchaikovsky.
The proceeds of the concert will be presented to Japanese victims through the offices of UNICEF.
Those unable to attend the concert – there will be a webcast of the performance – and these proceeds will also be contributed.
For more information please see in English -
And previous article about Staatsoper Benefit concert last week -
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