Interview with Japanese concert pianist Kotaro Fukuma

By Ayako Yuse 世界を飛び回りながら精力的に活躍するベルリン在住のピアニスト福間洸太朗さんにインタビューを行いました。今月26日にベルリン・フィルハーモニーにて開かれるソロコンサートはすでに完売してしまったとのこと。ですが、2月にはクラヴィアフェスティバル・ベルリンで演奏される予定ですので、ぜひ足を運んでみてください! I recently interviewed Kotaro Fukuma, a Japanese pianist living in Berlin. He plays piano all over the world and also he will perform with orchestra at the Berliner Philharmonie on 26th December. All tickets for the Berliner Philharmonie concert have been sold out, but he will also play for Klavierfestival Berlin […]

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Happy birthday, Seiji Ozawa!

In the chronicles of the Berliner Philharmoniker, 1966 was a remarkable year: In quick succession, two young conductors made their debuts with the orchestra who soon afterwards joined the elite of the music world: Claudio Abbado and Seiji Ozawa. Both were discoveries of Herbert von Karajan and the press outdid each other in their praise […]

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Mitsuko Uchida @ Kammermusiksaal

We have known at least since her residency with the Berliner Philharmoniker in the 2008/09 season just what a sensitive chamber music musician Mitsuko Uchida is. At that time, she performed together with members of the orchestra as well as with students from the Orchestra Academy. In her chamber concert this year, she performs with […]

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Emi Hariyama performing in Berliner Philharmonie

The night of 21 June is the shortest of the year – an event that was celebrated in pre-Christian times with midsummer bonfires and all manner of rituals, especially in the Celtic, Germanic and Slavic cultures. The purpose was currying favour with the gods on behalf of the annually recurring cycle of sowing, growth and […]

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The Berliner Philharmonie right now!

The Digital Concert Hall is actually reserved for concert broadcasts by the Berliner Philharmoniker. Occasionally the orchestra makes exceptions, especially when youth orchestras are invited to perform. This season, we are broadcasting several concerts by such ensembles. In addition to the National Youth Orchestra of Germany and the Junge Deutsche Philharmonie, you can now hear […]

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