The Berliner Philharmoniker’s New Year’s Eve Concerts, 1977–2015

DVD 1
Concert from Berlin 1977

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9

Herbert von Karajan

Anna Tomowa-Sintow soprano Agnes Baltsa contralto
René Kollo tenor José Van Dam bass
Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin


DVD 2
Concert from Berlin 1983

Gioachini Rossini: William Tell (Overture)
Bedřich Smetana: Má Vlast - The Moldau (Vlatva)
Jean Sibelius: Valse Triste, Op. 44
Josef Strauss: Delirium Waltz, Op. 212
Johann Strauss II.: The Gypsy Baron (Overture)

Herbert von Karajan


DVD 3
Concert from Berlin 1988

Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 in D-Major, Op. 25
Pyotr Tchaikovsky: Concerto for piano and orchestra in B-flat minor

Herbert von Karajan
Evgeny Kissin piano


DVD 4
Concert from Berlin 1996

Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1, 5, 7, 17, 10 & 21
Johannes Brahms: Gipsy Songs, Op. 103
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane
Johannes Brahms: "Es tönt ein voller Harfenklang"
Johannes Brahms: Liebeslieder-Walzer, Op. 52
Maurice Ravel: La Valse
Hector Berlioz: Hungarian March

Claudio Abbado
Maxim Vengerov violin
Swedish Radio Choir


DVD 5
Concert from Berlin 1997

Georges Bizet: Carmen (Excerpts)
Sergej Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
Pablo de Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy, Op. 25
Maurice Ravel: Rhapsody Espagnole
Manuel de Falla: El Amor Brujo - Ritual Fire Dance
Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 5

Claudio Abbado
Roberto Alagna tenor Anne Sofie von Otter mezzosoprano Bryn Terfel bariton
Gil Shaham violin Mikhail Petnev piano


DVD 6
Concert from Berlin 1998

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (Excerpts)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni (Excerpts)
Georges Bizet: L'Arlésienne (Excerpts)
Gioachino Rossini: La gazza ladra: Overture
Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto (Excerpts)
Giuseppe Verdi: Un ballo in maschera (Excerpts)
Hector Berlioz: Le Carnaval Romain
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin (Excerpts)
Giuseppe Verdi: La Traviata (Excerpts)

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Marcelo Álvarez tenor Mirella Freni soprano Simon Keenlyside baritone Christine Schäfer soprano


DVD 7
Concert from Berlin 1999

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major, op. 92, Allegro con brio
Antonín Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 in G major, op. 88,  Allegro ma non troppo
Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp minor, Rondo, Finale
Igor Stravinsky: Firebird Infernal Dance, Lullaby, Final Hymn
Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé,  Danse générale
Sergei Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky, op. 78, Alexander's entry into Pskov
Arnold Schönberg: Gurre-Lieder (Excerpts)
Paul Lincke: Grigri, Overture
Paul Lincke: Folies Bergères,March
Paul Lincke: Brandbrief-Galopp
Siegfried Translateur: Sportpalast-Walzer
Ernst Fischer: Sparkling Champagne
Otto Nicolai: The Merry Wives Of Windsor Overture
Walter Kollo: Solang noch unter'n Linden
Paul Lincke: Berliner Luft

Claudio Abbado

Klaus Maria Brandauer
Rias Kammerchor
Rundfunkchor Berlin

 

DVD 8
Concert from Berlin 2000

Giuseppe Verdi: Un ballo in maschera (Excerpts)
Giuseppe Verdi: Don Carlos (Excerpts)
Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto (Excerpts)
Giuseppe Verdi: La Traviata (Excerpts)
Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff (Excerpts)
Johann Strauss: Maskenfest – Quadrille

Claudio Abbado

Andrea Rost soprano Alan Titus baritone Ramón Vargas tenor
Prague Radio Choir


DVD 9
Concert from Berlin 2001

Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestra Suite in D-major, BWV 1068, Gavotte
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Divertimento K. 334, Menuett
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Rondo for Piano and Orchestra, K. 382
Giuseppe Verdi: “Aida” (Excerpts)
Antonín Dvorák: Slavonic Dance No. 8, Op. 46
Pyotr Tchaikovsky: “The Nutcracker”, op. 71, Waltz of the Flowers
Jean Sibelius: Valse Triste, Op. 44
Johann Strauss: Kaiserwalzer, Op. 437
Zoltán Kodály: Dances of Galanta
Horacio Salgan arr. José Carli : A fuego lento
Zequinha Abreu / Aloysio Oliveira: Tico Tico
Johann Strauss: Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324
José Carli: El firulete
Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1

Daniel Barenboim


DVD 10
Concert from Berlin 2002

Leonard Bernstein: Wonderful Town

Simon Rattle

Wayne Marshall piano


DVD 11
Concert from Berlin 2003

George Gershwin: "Strike up the Band", Overture
Gabriel Fauré: Pavane in F sharp-minor, Op. 50
George Gershwin: By Strauss, How Lang Has This Been Going On?, Nice Work If You Can Get It
Maurice Ravel: La valse
George Gershwin: Embraceable You, 'S Wonderful, A Foggy Day
Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé – Suite No. 2

Simon Rattle

Dianne Reeves vocals Peter Martin piano Reuben Rogers double bass Greg Hutchinson drums


DVD 12
Concert from Berlin 2004

Ludwig van Beethoven: Leonore - Overture
Carl Orff: Carmina Burana

Simon Rattle

Sally Matthews soprano Lawrence Brownlee tenor Christian Gerhaher baritone
Rundfunkchor Berlin
Knabenchor des Staats- und Domchores Berlin


DVD 13
Concert from Berlin 2005

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:
"The marriage of Figaro" (Overture)
Concerto for piano no. 9 in E-flat major, K. 271, "Jeunehomme"
WSymphony no. 38 in D major, K. 504, "Prague"
"The marriage of Figaro" (Finale)
Ave verum corpus

Simon Rattle

Emanuel Ax piano
Camilla Nylund · Magdalena Kožená · Christiane Oelze · John Relyea · Gerald Finley · Burkhard Ulrich · Konstantin Wolff


DVD 14
Concert from Berlin 2006

Richard Strauss: Don Juan op. 20
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 20 in D minor, K. 466
Richard Strauss: "Der Rosenkavalier" Terzett, Finale
Johann Strauß: "Eljen a Magyar", Polka schnell Op. 332
Antonín Dvořák: Slavonic Dance No. 8 in G minor

Simon Rattle

Mitsuko Uchida piano
Laura Aikin · Dale Duesing · Magdalena Kožená · Camilla Nylund


DVD 15
Concert from Berlin 2007

Alexander Borodin: Polovtsian Dances from the Opera „Prince Igor“
Alexander Borodin: Symphony No. 2 in B Minor
Modest Mussorgsky: Introduction to the opera "Khovantchina"
Modest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition
Dmitri Shostakovich: Dance from “The Golden Age“, Ballet Suite, Op. 22

Simon Rattle


DVD 16
Concert from Berlin 2008

George Gershwin: Cuban Overture
Samuel Barber: Adagio for Strings, op. 11
Aaron Copland: Old American Songs
John Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine
George Gershwin: Porgy and Bess (Excerpts)
George Gershwin: An American in Paris
Jerome Kern: Show Boat Ol' Man River

Simon Rattle

Pauline Malefane soprano Thomas Quasthoff bass-baaritone


DVD 17
Concert from Berlin 2010

Hector Berlioz: La Carnaval romain, Op. 9
Hector Berlioz: La Damnation de Faust “D’amour l’ardente flamme”
Camille Saint-Saëns : Samson et Dalila (Excerpts)
Georges Bizet : Carmen (Excerpts)
Manuel de Falla: El sombrero de tres picos
Ruperto Chapi: Las hijas del Zebedeo
Manuel de Falla: La vida breve
Agustin Lara: Granada

Gustavo Dudamel

Elīna Garanča mezzo-soprano

 

DVD 18
Concert from Berlin 2011

Antonín Dvořák: Slavonic Dance No. 1, Op. 46 in C Major
Edvard Grieg: Symphonic Dance No. 2, Op. 64
Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16
Maurice Ravel: Alborada del gracioso
Richard Strauss: Salome’s dance from “Salome”
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird
Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G minor
Antonín Dvořák: Slavonic Dance No. 7, Op. 72 in C Major

Simon Rattle

Evgeny Kissin piano


DVD 19
Concert from Berlin 2014

Jean-Philippe Rameau: Suite from Les Indes galantes
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto in A major K. 488
Frédéric Chopin: Nocturne in C-sharp minor Op. 27 No.1
Antonín Dvořák: Slavonic Dance in E minor Op. 46 No. 2 & Op. 72 No. 7
Zoltán Kodály: Háry János Suite
Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G minor
Aram Khatchaturian: Gayaneh: Suite No. 1 Lezginka

Simon Rattle

Menahem Pressler

Bonus: The Life I Love – The pianist Menahem Pressler


DVD 20
Concert from Berlin 2015

Emmanuel Chabrier: Overture to L'Étoile
Camille Saint-Saëns: Introduction et Rondo capriccioso for violin and orchestra in A minor
Jules Massenet: Pieces for orchestra from Le Cid (Suite)
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane
Francis Poulenc: Les Biches, Ballet Suite
Maurice Ravel: La Valse
Johannes Brahms: Hungarian Dance No. 1

Simon Rattle

Anne Sophie Mutter violin