Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 | Daniel Barenboim & the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra (complete symphony)

In Beethoven's music the divine peaks are never reached inasmuch as Man is a god in it; but a god who suffers and rejoices all too humanly. Deprived of heavenly aspirations and intuitions, human tragedy is his divine condition. As the human assumes the proportions of the divine, the transcendent plays an extremely reduced role… Continue lendo Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 | Daniel Barenboim & the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra (complete symphony)

Daniel Barenboim & the Staatskapelle Berlin – Beethoven’s Eroica & Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony

Beethoven’s Eroica as a symbol against the war in Ukraine: Daniel Barenboim, the Staatskapelle Berlin and the Staatsopernchor perform Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3 (“Eroica”), Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 8 (“Unfinished Symphony”) and Mykhailo Verbytsky’s Ukrainian national anthem at the Concert for Peace. The proceeds of the concert will go to humanitarian aid projects… Continue lendo Daniel Barenboim & the Staatskapelle Berlin – Beethoven’s Eroica & Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony