Simon Rattle conducts Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9

It’s a moving moment in Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony and in the history of music overall: when the instruments audibly struggle for the right expression in the Finale, fail – and the jubilant singing of human voices is needed to convey Beethoven’s marvellous vision of a humane, joyful world. With this concert, Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker wrap up their interpretation of all the Beethoven symphonies.

Berliner Philharmoniker

Sir Simon Rattle

Annette Dasch

Eva Vogel

Christian Elsner

Dimitry Ivashchenko

Rundfunkchor Berlin

Programme Guide

© 2015 Berlin Phil Media GmbH

Related interviews

Recommended for you

Help Contact
How to watch Newsletter Institutional Access Access Vouchers
Legal notice Terms of use Privacy Policy