Sep 12, 2017
Staatsoper für alle, an annual open-air concert that has been held in the heart of Berlin since 2007, has become one of the most successful events in the cultural calendar of the city. This year’s concert will take place just before the renovated opera house opens on September 30.
Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin, the Staatsopernchor and an all-star soloist ensemble featuring Diana Damrau, Okka von der Damerau, Burkhardt Fritz and René Pape in Beethoven’s Symphony No.9 for the event. Sponsored by BMW Berlin, admission for the concert will be free with open seating for the public. In addition, the Staatsoper Berlin will offer a free Livestream of the concert on their website at 5 pm CET.