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Feb 22, 23, 24

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Dvořák, Bartók, Janáček
Dvořák, Slavonic dances second series for piano, Op.72
Bartók, Piano Concerto no. 1, Sz 83
Janáček, Sinfonietta, Op.60
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Daniel Barenboim, Conductor
Mar 24, 30, Apr 02

Festspielhaus, Baden Baden

Parsifal
Wagner, Parsifal
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Dieter Dorn, Director
Magdalena Gut, Set Designer
Monika Staykova, Costume Designer
Ruxandra Donose, Kundry
Stephen Gould, Parsifal
Gerald Finley, Amfortas
Evgeny Nikitin, Klingsor
Franz-Josef Selig, Gurnemanz
Iwona Sobotka, First Flower Maiden
Kiandra Howarth, Second Flower Maiden
Kismara Pessatti, A voice from on high
Ingeborg Gillebo, First squire
Elisabeth Jansson, Second squire
Neal Cooper, First knight of the Grail, Third squire
Iurie Ciobanu, Fourth squire
Guido Jentjens, Second knight of the Grail
Walter Fink, Titurel
Martin Gruber, Choreography
Tobias Löffler, Lighting Designer
Berliner Philharmoniker
Philharmonia Chor Wien
Sun 25 Mar at 19:30

Festspielhaus, Baden Baden

Elīna Garanča and Sir Simon Rattle
Strauss R., Don Juan, Op.20
Berg, 7 frühe Lieder
Ravel, Shéhérazade
Stravinsky, Petrushka Suite (1947 version)
Elīna Garanča, Mezzo-soprano
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Apr 06, 08

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Wagner
Wagner, Parsifal
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Nina Stemme, Soprano
Franz-Josef Selig, Bass
Evgeny Nikitin, Bass-baritone
Gerald Finley, Baritone
Iwona Sobotka, Soprano
Kiandra Howarth, Soprano
Elisabeth Jansson, Mezzo-soprano
Mari Eriksmoen, Soprano
Ingeborg Gillebo, Mezzo-soprano
Kismara Pessatti, Mezzo-soprano
Neal Cooper, Tenor
Rundfunkchor Berlin
Thu 19 Apr at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Helen Grime première
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Grime, Other (World premiere)
Mahler, Symphony no. 9 in D major
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 22 Apr at 10:00

Barbican Hall, London

Discovery Day: Tippett
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Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 22 Apr at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Tippett's The Rose Lake
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Tippett, The Rose Lake
Mahler, Symphony no. 10 in F sharp major (completed Cooke)
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Fri 27 Apr at 19:30

MAAG MusicHall, Zürich

Magnum Opus 4
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Mahler, Symphony no. 9 in D major
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sat 28 Apr at 20:00

Alte Oper: Großer Saal, Frankfurt am Main

London Symphony Orchestra
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Grime, Neues Werk
Mahler, Symphony no. 9 in D major
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 29 Apr at 19:30

Congress Centrum: Kuppelsaal, Hannover

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London Symphony Orchestra
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Mahler, Symphony no. 9 in D major
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Tue 1 May at 19:30
Sir Simon Rattle & the London Symphony Orchestra
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Mahler, Symphony no. 9 in D major
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
May 17, 18, 19

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Schumann
Schumann, Das Paradies und die Peri, for soloists choir and orchestra
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sally Matthews, Soprano
Mark Padmore, Tenor
Anna Prohaska, Soprano
Gerhild Romberger, Alto
Andrew Staples, Tenor
Christian Gerhaher, Baritone
Rundfunkchor Berlin
Sat 26 May at 19:00

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Simon Rattle conducts the completed Ninth Symphony of Anton Bruckner
Abrahamsen, Three Pieces for Orchestra
Bruckner, Symphony no. 9 in D minor, WAB 109 (completed version by Mazzuca)
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Wed 30 May at 19:30
© Monika Rittershaus
International Orchestras: Berliner Philharmoniker
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Abrahamsen, Tapas
Bruckner, Symphony no. 9 in D minor, WAB 109
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Thu 31 May at 19:30
© Monika Rittershaus
International Orchestras: Berliner Philharmoniker
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Widmann, Tapas
Lutosławski, Symphony no. 3
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sat 2 Jun at 15:30

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Widmann, Lutosławski, Brahms
Widmann, Tapas
Lutosławski, Symphony no. 3
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 3 Jun at 11:00

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Abrahamsen, Bruckner
Abrahamsen, Three Pieces for Orchestra
Bruckner, Symphony no. 9 in D minor, WAB 109
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Tue 5 Jun at 20:15
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Sir Simon Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker
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Abrahamsen, New work (Dutch première)
Bruckner, Symphony no. 9 in D minor, WAB 109
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Wed 6 Jun at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Berliner Philharmoniker
Widmann, Neues Werk
Lutosławski, Symphony no. 3
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Thu 7 Jun at 20:30

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

Filarmónica de Berlín con Sir Simon Rattle. Despedida en Madrid
Lutosławski, Symphony no. 3
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Fri 8 Jun at 18:45

Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona

Orfeó Català & Simon Rattle
Orfeó Català & Simon Rattle
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Por determinar, Obras por determinar
Orféo Català
Chamber Chorus of the Palau de la Música Catalana
Cor Jove de l'Orfeó Català
Juan de la Rubia, Organ
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Fri 8 Jun at 21:00

Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona

Sir Simon Rattle
Lutosławski, Symphony no. 3
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Jun 14, 15, 16

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Simon Rattle and Krystian Zimerman with Bernstein’s Second Symphony
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Bernstein, Symphony no. 2, "The Age of Anxiety"
Norman, Other (New Work Premiere)
Lindberg, Other (New Work Premiere)
Dean, Other (New Work Premiere)
Bradley, Music from Tom and Jerry
Korngold, The Adventures of Robin Hood Suite
Berliner Philharmoniker
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Krystian Zimerman, Piano
Mon 20 Aug at 20:00

Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg

London Symphony Orchestra 1
Bernstein, Symphony no. 2, "The Age of Anxiety"
Dvořák, 8 Slavonic Dances, Op.72
Janáček, Sinfonietta, Op.60
Krystian Zimerman, Piano
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Tue 21 Aug at 21:00

Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg

London Symphony Orchestra 2
Mahler, Symphony no. 9 in D major
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 16 Sep at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

New Music Britain
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Birtwistle, Fanfare (*)
Holst, Egdon Heath, homage to Hardy, Op.47
Turnage, Dispelling the Fears, for two trumpets and orchestra
Britten, Spring Symphony for soloists, mixed choir, children's choir and orchestra, Op.44
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Philip Cobb, Trumpet
Gábor Tarkövi, Trumpet
Elizabeth Watts, Soprano
Alice Coote, Mezzo-soprano
Allan Clayton, Tenor
London Symphony Chorus
Simon Halsey, Choirmaster / chorus director
Tiffin Choirs
Tue 18 Sep at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Spring Symphony
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Dvořák, Slavonic Dances (selection)
Janáček, Sinfonietta, Op.60
Britten, Spring Symphony for soloists, mixed choir, children's choir and orchestra, Op.44
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Elizabeth Watts, Soprano
Alice Coote, Mezzo-soprano
Allan Clayton, Tenor
London Symphony Chorus
Simon Halsey, Choirmaster / chorus director
Tiffin Choirs
Wed 19 Sep at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Sibelius' Fifth
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Janáček, Sinfonietta, Op.60
Szymanowski, Violin Concerto no. 1, Op.35
Sibelius, Symphony no. 5 in E flat major, Op.82
Janine Jansen, Violin
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Wed 12 Dec at 18:30

Barbican Hall, London

Half Six Fix: Jazz Roots
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Stravinsky, Ebony Concerto
Golijov, Nazareno, for 2 pianos and orchestra (Arr Gonzalo Grau)
Bernstein, Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Katia Labèque, Piano
Marielle Labèque, Piano
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Thu 13 Dec at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Folk Roots, Urban Roots
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Bartók, Hungarian Peasant Songs, Sz 100, BB 107
Szymanowski, Harnasie, Op.55
Stravinsky, Ebony Concerto
Golijov, Nazareno, for 2 pianos and orchestra (Arr Gonzalo Grau)
Bernstein, Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Katia Labèque, Piano
Marielle Labèque, Piano
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
London Symphony Chorus
Simon Halsey, Choirmaster / chorus director
Sun 16 Dec at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Romanian Rhapsody
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Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Debussy, Images, for orchestra
Enescu, Romanian Rhapsody no. 1 in A major, Op.11
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Tue 18 Dec at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Romanian Rhapsody
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Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Debussy, Images, for orchestra
Enescu, Romanian Rhapsody no. 1 in A major, Op.11
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Wed 9 Jan 2019 at 18:30

Barbican Hall, London

Half Six Fix: Sibelius' Symphony No.7
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Abrahamsen, let me tell you
Sibelius, Symphony no. 7 in C major, Op.105
Barbara Hannigan, Soprano
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Thu 10 Jan 2019 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Nielsen's Inextinguishable
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Sibelius, Symphony no. 7 in C major, Op.105
Abrahamsen, let me tell you
Nielsen, Symphony no. 4, "The Inextinguishable," Op.29
Barbara Hannigan, Soprano
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 13 Jan 2019 at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Bruckner's Symphony No.6
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Bartók, Music for Strings, Percussion and Celeste, Sz 106
Bruckner, Symphony no. 6 in A major, WAB 106 (Benjamin-Gunnar Cohrs Urtext)
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 20 Jan 2019 at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Bruckner's Symphony No.6
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Bartók, Music for Strings, Percussion and Celeste, Sz 106
Bruckner, Symphony no. 6 in A major, WAB 106 (Benjamin-Gunnar Cohrs Urtext)
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 17 Feb 2019 at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Artist Portrait: Daniil Trifonov
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Rameau, Les Indes Galantes: suite
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Jolas, A Little Summer Suite
Poulenc, Les Biches: Suite
Ravel, La Valse, for orchestra
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Tue 2 Apr 2019 at 19:00
Bach, St John Passion, BWV245
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Peter Sellars, Director
Camilla Tilling, Soprano
Magdalena Kožená, Mezzo-soprano
Mark Padmore, Tenor
Andrew Staples, Tenor
Roderick Williams, Baritone
Christian Gerhaher, Baritone
Choir of the Age of Enlightenment
Wed 1 May 2019 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Birtwistle Première
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Birtwistle, New work * (World première)
Adams, Harmonielehre
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Sun 5 May 2019 at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Berlioz 150: Symphonie fantastique
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Adams, Harmonielehre
Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, Op.14
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Wed 8 May 2019 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Mahler's Fifth Symphony
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Britten, Sinfonia da Requiem, Op.20
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Thu 20 Jun 2019 at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Vaughan Williams, Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Grainger, Lincolnshire Posy
Bruckner, Symphony no. 4 in E flat major, "Romantic", WAB 104
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Guildhall School Musicians
2019 Jun 27, 29

Barbican Hall, London

The Cunning Little Vixen
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Janáček, The Cunning Little Vixen (Semi-staged)
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Peter Sellars, Director
Gerald Finley, Forester
Lucy Crowe, Bystrouška
Sophia Burgos, Zlatohřbítek
Sir Willard White, Badger, Parson
Peter Hoare, Mosquito, Rooster, Schoolmaster
London Symphony Chorus
Simon Halsey, Choirmaster / chorus director
Ben Zamora, Lighting Designer
Nick Hillel, Video designer