Concert archive

8 concert with Gustavo Dudamel

  • Gustavo Dudamel conducts Mozart and Mahler

    Gustavo Dudamel conducts Mozart and Mahler

    The young Gustavo Dudamel is famous for his sparkling energy, and in this concert from 2015 he conducts works that are equally bursting with youthful spirit. First, there’s the Posthorn Serenade by 23-year old Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: jaunty and tight with splendid brass soli. Gustav Mahler, too, was only in his mid-20’s when he composed his First Symphony – a powerful, vernal start to a great career as a composer.

    12/06/2015

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Gustavo Dudamel

    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
      Serenade No. 9 in D major K. 320 Posthorn

    • Gustav Mahler
      Symphony No. 1 in D major

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  • Gustavo Dudamel conducts Tchaikovsky and Brahms at the Waldbühne

    Gustavo Dudamel conducts Tchaikovsky and Brahms at the Waldbühne

    At his second Waldbühne Concert Gustavo Dudamel marked the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth by conducting two works by Tchaikovsky: his popular fantasy overture Romeo and Juliet and his symphonic fantasy on The Tempest, a work far too infrequently heard. After the interval came a cornerstone of the late Romantic German repertory: Brahms’s First Symphony.

    27/06/2014
    From the Berlin Waldbühne

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Gustavo Dudamel

    • Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
      The Tempest, Symphonic Fantasy after Shakespeare

    • Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
      Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture after Shakespeare

    • Johannes Brahms
      Symphony No. 1 in C minor

    • Leonard Bernstein
      Divertimento: Waltz

    • Gioacchino Rossini
      Guillaume Tell: Overture

    • Paul Lincke
      Berliner Luft

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  • Gustavo Dudamel conducts Mahler’s Third Symphony

    Gustavo Dudamel conducts Mahler’s Third Symphony

    The press wrote enthusiastically about the “fire and precision” of Gustavo Dudamel’s interpretation of Mahler’s Third Symphony in this concert from June 2014. And it is exactly these qualities that are required to bring out the full wealth of this vast, complex work: from the first movement – the longest Mahler ever wrote – to the warm tones of the hymn-like Finale.

    13/06/2014

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Gustavo Dudamel

    Gerhild Romberger

    • Harrison Birtwistle
      "Dinah and Nick's Love Song"

    • Gustav Mahler
      Symphony No. 3 in D minor

      Kai-Uwe Jirka Chorus Master, Boys of the Staats- und Domchor Berlin, Gerhild Romberger Mezzo-Soprano, Damen des Rundfunkchors Berlin, Tobias Löbner Chorus Master

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  • Gustavo Dudamel conducts Beethoven, Schubert and Stravinsky

    Gustavo Dudamel conducts Beethoven, Schubert and Stravinsky

    Gustavo Dudamel is acclaimed all over the world as a spirited conductor of passionate music, and in this concert too, he shows himself to be the ideal interpreter of Igor Stravinsky’s fiery and vibrant Suites Nos. 1 and 2. The fact that he is now also a master of the fine shading required for the music of the First Viennese School can be heard in his astutely balanced performance of the fourth symphonies of Ludwig van Beethoven and Franz Schubert.

    06/12/2013

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Gustavo Dudamel

    • Igor Stravinsky
      Suite No. 1 for small orchestra

    • Franz Schubert
      Symphony No. 4 in C minor

    • Igor Stravinsky
      Suite No. 2 for small orchestra

    • Ludwig van Beethoven
      Symphony No. 4 in B flat major

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      Gustavo Dudamel in conversation with Sarah Willis

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      Gustavo Dudamel in conversation with Edicson Ruiz

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  • Gustavo Dudamel conducts Barber and Strauss

    Gustavo Dudamel conducts Barber and Strauss

    The Berliner Philharmoniker have a very special relationship with Richard Strauss. Not least, because following his debut in 1888 – at the age of 24! – he made guest conducting appearances with the orchestra over many years. Gustavo Dudamel, the internationally most popular conductor of the younger generation, now performs a programme of Strauss in the Digital Concert Hall.

    03/02/2013

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Gustavo Dudamel

    • Samuel Barber
      Adagio for Strings

    • Richard Strauss
      Don Juan

    • Richard Strauss
      Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks

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      Gustavo Dudamel in conversation with Sarah Willis

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  • Gustavo Dudamel and Leonidas Kavakos

    Gustavo Dudamel and Leonidas Kavakos

    Photo: Kai Bienert

    More than most other conductors of our time, Gustavo Dudamel knows how to inspire orchestral musicians and audiences with his energy. Together with the Berliner Philharmoniker, he devotes himself in this concert to Richard Strauss’s Also Sprach Zarathustra – a work of musically powerful optimism. The soloist in Erich Wolfgang Korngold’s Violin Concerto is Leonidas Kavakos.

    28/04/2012

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Gustavo Dudamel

    Leonidas Kavakos

    • Maurice Ravel
      Ma Mère l'Oye

    • Erich Wolfgang Korngold
      Violin Concerto in D major

      Leonidas Kavakos Violin

    • Richard Strauss
      Also sprach Zarathustra

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      Gustavo Dudamel on Ravel, Korngold and Richard Strauss

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  • Schostakowitsch 12 / Dudamel

    Schostakowitsch 12 / Dudamel

    Photo: Kai Bienert

    The Berliner Philharmoniker, under the baton of Gustavo Dudamel, play Shostakovich’s Twelfth Symphony for the very first time. Also in this concert, Glorious Percussion, a work by Sofia Gubaidulina from 2007.

    19/09/2009

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Gustavo Dudamel

    Ensemble Glorious Percussion

    • Sofia Gubaidulina
      Glorious Percussion, Concerto for percussion ensemble and orchestra

      Ensemble Glorious Percussion

    • Dmitri Shostakovich
      Symphony No. 12 »The Year 1917«

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      Sofia Gubaidulina in conversation with Margarete Zander

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  • Prokofiev · Rachmaninow / Dudamel

    Prokofiev · Rachmaninow / Dudamel

    Gustavo Dudamel conducts Rachmaninov, Stravinsky and Prokofiev

    07/03/2009

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Gustavo Dudamel

    Viktoria Mullova

    • Sergei Rachmaninov
      Isle of the Dead

    • Igor Stravinsky
      Violin Concerto

      Viktoria Mullova Violin

    • Sergei Prokofiev
      Symphony No. 5

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      Gustavo Dudamel in conversation with Edicson Ruiz

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