Daniel Barenboim Leads the Staatskapelle Berlin in Mozart and Bruckner

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Pianist and conductor Daniel Barenboim.

Barenboim's performances with the Staatskapelle Berlin mark the 60th anniversary of his Carnegie Hall debut on Jan. 20, 1957. This program was also part of a multiple-night engagement at Carnegie, with Barenboim and the orchestra playing the complete cycle of Bruckner’s nine numbered symphonies.

WQXR's Jeff Spurgeon co-hosted the live broadcast alongside John Schaefer, host of WNYC's New Sounds show and WQXR's newest program, The Furthermore.

Program details:

Staatskapelle Berlin
Daniel Barenboim, music director and conductor
Wolfram Brandl, violin
Yulia Deyneka, viola

Mozart: Sinfonia concertante in E-flat Major, K. 364
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7

Video: Our hosts recap their favorite moments from the concert and highlight what to listen for in the on-demand audio above.

We asked listeners to share their thoughts during the broadcast using #CHLive. Here is a collection of those tweets and photos.