John Storgårds' debut with Berliner Philharmoniker

John Storgårds makes his debut with the Berliner Philharmoniker this week. The programme will open with Carl Nielsen's Helios Overture, after which Matthew McDonald, the Berliner Philharmoniker's first principal bass, takes to the stage to give the world premiere of Gerald Barry's concerto for Double Bass. Bruckner's Sixth Symphony will close the programme.

There will be three performances on Thursday 2nd, Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th June, and the performance on Saturday will be broadcast live on the orchestra's Digital Concert Hall.