CLAS­SI­CAL CON­CERTS

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Ber­liner Dom Berlin’s main cathe­dral presents a plethora of sa­cred music con­certs year round. www.berlin­er­dom.de. Am Lust­garten. T: 030.20269136. S Hackescher Markt. E3/F3 Hochschule für Musik Hans Eisler One of Berlin’s most pres­ti­gious music acad­e­mies. Its stu­dents are mem­bers of im­por­tant or­ches­tras, choirs, and bands, and the stage presents hun­dreds of con­certs ev­ery year – many of which are free. 1 Jun: Slow Lis­ten­ing. 3, 7 Jun: Oboe con­certs. 12, 13 Jun: Dou­ble bass recitals. 16, 28 Jun: Vi­o­lin recitals. 19, 26 Jun: Vi­ola recitals. www. hfm-berlin.de. Char­lot­ten­str. 55. T: 030.688305700. U Stadt­mitte. E3

Cham­ber Music Hall of the Phil­har­monie

Part of the Phil­har­monie, this con­cert hall presents daily cham­ber-music con­certs and free lunchtime con­certs Tues­days. 7 Jun: Ac­cademia Bizantina and Ot­tavio Dan­tone per­form Han­del. www. ber­liner- philharmoniker.de. Her­bert-von- Kara­janStr. 1. T: 030.254880. S+U Potsdamer Platz. D3

Konz­erthaus

This charis­matic 1821 con­cert hall is the base the­ater of the Konz­erthau­sor­ch­ester, but other or­ches­tras and soloists grace its stage reg­u­larly. 2– 4 Jun: The Konz­erthau­sor­ch­ester Berlin (cond. Nathalie Stutz­mann) and Pulippe Jaroussky per­form Per­golesi. 10–12 Jun: The Konz­erthau­sor­ch­ester Berlin (cond. Dim­itrij Ki­ta­jenko) per­forms Mus­sorgsky. 13–15 Jun: Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin per­forms Scar­latti, Vi­valdi, Per­golesi, and Bach. 28 Jun: Staatskapelle Berlin (cond. Daniel Baren­boim) and An­drás Schiff per­form Wid­mann, Bar­tok, and Beethoven. www.konz­erthaus.de. Gen­dar­men­markt. T: 030.203092101. U Hausvogteiplatz. E3

Phil­har­monie

The iconic con­cert venue is home to the ac­claimed Ber­liner Philharmoniker, cur­rently led by Sir Si­mon Rat­tle, but also hosts other en­sem­bles and soloists. Free lunchtime con­certs Tues­days 1pm. 2– 4 Jun: The Ber­liner Philharmoniker (cond. John El­liot Gar­diner) per­forms Stravin­ski. 4 Jun: Mem­bers of the Ber­liner Philharmoniker (cond. Sir Si­mon Rat­tle) per­form De­bussy and de Falla. 8–10 Jun: The Ber­liner Philharmoniker (cond. Sir Si­mon Rat­tle) and Zimer­man ( pi­ano) per­form El­gar and Beethoven. 16–18 Jun: The Ber­liner Philharmoniker (cond. Sir Si­mon Rat­tle) and Emanuel Ax ( pi­ano) per­form De­bussy, Franck, Ravel, and Varèse. 22, 23 Jun: The Ber­liner Philharmoniker (cond. Yan­nick Nézét-Séguin) with Lisa Ba­ti­ashvili (vi­o­lin) per­form Bar­tok and Shostakovich. www.ber­liner- philharmoniker.de. Her­bert-von- Kara­jan-Str. 1. T: 030.254880. S+U Potsdamer Platz. D3

Rund­funk-Sin­fonieorch­ester Berlin

In­ject­ing new ex­pres­sion into 19th- and 20th­cen­tury clas­si­cal works un­der the lead of Marek Janowski, the old­est Ger­man ra­dio or­ches­tra with its 103 mem­bers has won a place in the top tier of Euro­pean con­cert or­ches­tras. www.rsb- on­line.de. Tick­ets: 030.20298715.

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