Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 31 January 2020View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
EventsReviewsArticlesVideo

Performer: West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

Live EventsSee more...

BrusselsBeethoven Symphony no. 9 - Daniel Barenboim

Beethoven: Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra; Daniel Barenboim; Julia Kleiter; Waltraud Meier; Eric Cutler; René Pape
Latest reviewsSee more...

Resounding: Barenboim brings music back to the Pierre Boulez Saal

Daniel Barenboim © Peter Adamik
The West-Eastern Divan Orchestra presents a superb programme executed with power and urgency to herald the return of public music-making at the Pierre Boulez Saal.
*****
Read more

Bluster and conviction from Argerich and Barenboim

Martha Argerich and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
There was vibrancy and subtlety in these cultured performances of Schubert and Lutosławski, with Martha Argerich still showing how it’s done with ‘that’ Tchaikovsky concerto.
****1
Read more

Between two worlds with Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan

Daniel Barenboim © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
The West-Eastern Divan Orchestra’s Prom with Daniel Barenboim went in search of identity and found ecstasy
****1
Read more

Orchestral tales: Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan

Kian Soltani, Daniel Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra © Mark Allan | Royal Festival Hall
Barenboim's strangely blank Strauss thankfully led to a thrilling Tchaikovsky 5 in tribute to Jacqueline du Pré.
****1
Read more

Don Quixote shines in Stockholm

Daniel Barenboim conducting the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra © Jan-Olav Wedin
Last night in Sweden: Daniel Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra make a performance of Strauss' Don Quixote to remember at the Stockholm Concert Hall.
****1
Read more

Amazingly intimate Liszt from Argerich

Martha Argerich shows her star quality in an extraordinary, intimate rendering of Liszt's First Piano Concerto; the West-Eastern Divan orchestra make a big political statement in performing Wagner.
***11
Read more