Musikfest berlin 07
From: Friday, August 31 2007, 3:00 pm
to: Sunday, September 16 2007, 6:30 pm
Offering more than two weeks of special events, Berlin's musikfest is heaven for culture lovers, as the city steps into the limelight with world-class concerts at the Philharmonie, the Staatsoper Unter den Linden and other venues.
During the event, formerly known as Festwochen, listeners can enjoy a feast of performances by some of the world's greatest orchestras, with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra representing the host city with a whole series of concerts.
In 2007, highlights include the Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by James Levine, the San Francisco Symphony conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas and the Berliner Philharmoniker conducted by Sir Simon Rattle and Andras Schiff.