Daniel Barenboim at 80

November 20, 2022, 8:00 pm

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Daniel Barenboim in a grey hat, stands in front of a stone wall
Maestro Daniel Barenboim (Photo: Paul Schirnhofer / Deutsche Grammophon)

Wishing Daniel Barenboim—the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s ninth music director—a very happy 80th birthday! Iconic recordings with Barenboim on the podium are featured on this broadcast, including Wagner‘s Prelude to Lohengrin, StraussTill Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, and Bruckner’s Eighth Symphony.


All works conducted by Daniel Barenboim

Richard Wagner: Prelude to Lohengrin

Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, Op. 28

Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 8 in C Minor