Daniel Barenboim

Musical Direction

Michael Barenboim


Kian Soltani


West-Eastern Divan Orchestra


Johannes Brahms

Concerto for Violin, Violoncello, and Orchestra in A minor Op. 102

Richard Strauss

Ein Heldenleben / Tone Poem for Orchestra in E-flat major Op. 40

Approximate running time: 2h with one intermission

After celebrating its 20th birthday with special anniversary concerts in 2019, the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra returns to Berlin next August: for its annual concert at the Waldbühne, conducted by Daniel Barenboim, the orchestra performs Brahms’s Double Concerto for Violin and Cello with soloists Michael Barenboim and Kian Soltani and Richard Strauss’s epic tone poem Ein Heldenleben.