Celebrate the end of 2017 with the Berliner Philharmoniker’s glittering New Year’s Eve Gala Concert broadcast live from Berlin and conducted by Sir Simon Rattle, with star guest Joyce DiDonato. The internationally acclaimed mezzo-soprano will perform Richard Strauss’s lavishly beautiful orchestral songs with the concert programme also including works by Dvořák, Stravinsky, Bernstein and Shostakovich. The cinema broadcast features exclusive interviews and programme insights.
Opening Programme – Introduction (approx. 30 mins)
Antonín Dvořák – Carnival Overture, op. 92
Igor Stravinsky – Pas de deux from Apollon musagète
Richard Strauss – Orchestral Songs
Leonard Bernstein – 3 Dance Episodes from On the Town
Leonard Bernstein – Take Care of this House
Dmitri Shostakovitch – Suite from The Golden Age, op. 22a