Music The Berlin Philharmonic: The Digital Concert Hall

Lunchtime Concert @Goethe-Institut

Mon, 09/11/2017


150 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 200
Chicago, lL 60601

Lunch Time Concert

In 2017 the Goethe-Institut presents concerts from the Digital Concert Hall of the Berlin Philharmonic.

The Digital Concert Hall currently has approximately 400 concert recordings with more than 1,000 works available for online for its approximately 740,000 registered users in the Digital Concert Hall.

Berliner Philharmoniker
Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle
Soloists: Genia Kühmeier, Mark Padmore, Florian Boesch

Georg Friedrich Haas
Ein kleines symphonisches Gedicht – für Wolfgang, commissioned by the Berliner Philharmoniker Foundation Première

Joseph Haydn
The Creation Hob. XXI:2
Genia Kühmeier Soprano, Mark Padmore Tenor, Florian Boesch Baritone, Rundfunkchor Berlin, Gijs Leenaars Chorus Master

The premiere of The Creation, conducted by Haydn before an invited audience at the Schwarzenberg Palace in Vienna on 30 April 1798, set off a chain of events such as the city had never experienced. The triumphant success of the premiere was followed by two more performances on 7 and 10 May.